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Can’t find anything new you like? There’s still some hope

Can’t find anything new you like? There’s still some hope

If you haven’t found the new, fall show you want to stick with yet, a few more are landing on network schedules this month. For example: Almost Family (premiering Wednesday, Oct. 2 on Fox and Global).
Financial review panel just what Kenney wanted

Financial review panel just what Kenney wanted

The Alberta government has a communications plan. It has a political plan, which involves picking financial winners and losers to the extent that public opinion allows. It does not have a fiscal plan.
Financial review panel just what Kenney wanted

Financial review panel just what Kenney wanted

The Alberta government has a communications plan. It has a political plan, which involves picking financial winners and losers to the extent that public opinion allows. It does not have a fiscal plan.
A sad so long to the Usual Gang of Idiots

A sad so long to the Usual Gang of Idiots

At one time, everybody subscribed to at least one magazine. Maybe it was Life , the king of the magazines, both in circulation and format. It had a competitor, called Look , but we were a Life magazine family.
Yee-haw! Country gets the documentary treatment it deserves

Yee-haw! Country gets the documentary treatment it deserves

September is the month when old shows return and new ones try to crack the schedules. Find a comfortable chair and get ready to binge.
Yee-haw! Country gets the documentary treatment it deserves

Yee-haw! Country gets the documentary treatment it deserves

September is the month when old shows return and new ones try to crack the schedules. Find a comfortable chair and get ready to binge.
Our resident young person explains 'eSports'

Our resident young person explains 'eSports'

Last week, I was walking down the street, and passed a convenience store. Signage told me to act now – now! – to get a collectible cup with some of my favourite athletes on it. Not Connor McDavid. Not Johnny Gaudreau.
Our resident young person explains ‘eSports’

Our resident young person explains ‘eSports’

Last week, I was walking down the street, and passed a convenience store. Signage told me to act now – now! – to get a collectible cup with some of my favourite athletes on it. Not Connor McDavid. Not Johnny Gaudreau.
Dismayed voter might just sit this one out

Dismayed voter might just sit this one out

A federal election is a few weeks away. It’s a puzzle. For the first time since I became eligible to vote in 1972 I am considering sitting out. Civic duty suggests a choice must be made but none of the available choices is appealing.
Dismayed voter might just sit this one out

Dismayed voter might just sit this one out

A federal election is a few weeks away. It’s a puzzle. For the first time since I became eligible to vote in 1972 I am considering sitting out. Civic duty suggests a choice must be made but none of the available choices is appealing.