Monthly Archives: April 2010

Oops, They Did It Again

A few weeks ago I took the Vancouver Sun to task for hiding the fact that one of its op-ed writers was a paid lobbyist on the issue he was writing about. To their credit they published parts of my … Continue reading

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The Gazetteer Runs the Paragon Marathon

RossK over at the Pacific Gazetteer is putting the pieces together on the BC Place deal.  Nice.

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Friday Dump

Yikes.  PAB folk, I didn’t mean take me literally about the Friday dump. So today’s winner is the Liberal insider and pretty much a lobbyist T. Richard Turner who takes advantage of the Kinsella Loophole to avoid scrutiny under the … Continue reading

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The NPA Needs You

To help them find a new name.  According to Colin Hansen’s campaign manager over at City Caucus, the NPA is looking for a new name.   But under the new name search rules you have to keep the NPA initials.  … Continue reading

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It’s Friday…

I wonder what the Campbell government is going to dump today… Hey, I just counted the letters. That could be my first tweet ever, whatever a tweet is.

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Another Pile To Add To The Pile

Last March, Gordon Campbell and Tourism minister Kevin Krueger unveiled a deal to build a major casino on the publicly owned lands adjacent to BC Place.  Paragon Gaming of British Columbia, owned by Paragon Gaming of Las Vegas with a … Continue reading

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Fox News, Vancouver Style

Is there a more wretched newspaper than the Vancouver Sun? That’s not a rhetorical question.  It’s one sparked by an attempt to read about the HST rally yesterday evening in Point Grey. I used to work for Darlene Marzari, Point … Continue reading

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