Monthly Archives: April 2021

Starting Out: 4 or 5?

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1971: Exactly Half a Century Ago, This Monday…

…………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 2021: Some 50 Years On….

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“All Is Lost”(2013)

was likely the last movie I saw in a theatre when it first came out. Today I had a chance to watch it again. The most obvious thing to say about this tale of one man’s attempted survival on the … Continue reading

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Academy Awards 2021

As in the past several years, I am continuing to watch bona-fide movie classics in lieu of the current crop, none of which I’ve seen or am interested in (The Father is the exception this year, but–being a Hopkins fan–I … Continue reading

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Get Rid of Kenney

(GROK)Long overdue. Has screwed up everything. And has long been screwing ordinary Albertans.Pathetic, shameless, totally corrupt liar.Everything he touches dies. This province needs a real leader, someone with empathy and smarts. Bring Notley back.

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4 More Reasons to Fire Trudeau Immediately

1. The total, unmonitored, willy-nilly, chaotic influx of people crossing into Canada on foot and via car and air. 2. His (and his Health Minister and Tam) letting thousands of antibodies treatments doses rot on shelves since November, the ones … Continue reading

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Chopin’s Nocturnes:

Each one a poem. A film. A world.That deep, that rich.

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Common Sense Totally Abandoned:

No planes should be going up and down from Canada, internationally. Should have been like this back to last year. No-brainer. But we have a no-brainer PM. Here’s an updated version of an olde poem: April Cyclist The yanking nuthatch … Continue reading

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For anyone still looking for

a comparable version of the original Fig Newtons (which Mondelez destroyed the taste of), try Superstore’s No Name Fig Bars. That’s what the old newtons used to taste like. They’re soft, contain fruit and have no off-taste; they’re tasty and … Continue reading

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The first domino to fall was, of course,

Biden being elected regardless of Trump’s corruption and protestations. The U.S. righted itself and then survived the Jan. 6 insurrection. Biden passed his pandemic relief bill and things moved forward. Domino 2. Today, the third big domino fell with the … Continue reading

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