Category Archives: Christy Clark

The wheels on the bus… still falling off

The guys over at Wazuku have certainly gone to bat for Christy Clark and the BC Liberals. They set up CC4BC, possibly the worst, least effective smear campaign in BC history.  One million dollars (or maybe a little less as … Continue reading

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Pacific Carbon Trust – a division of Smear Inc…

Just who are Pacific Carbon Trust’s media relations guys? The guys who put together the attack on outgoing Auditor General John Doyle? Wazuku, aka the boys from Smear Inc., according to Jonathan Fowlie of the Vancouver Sun. We all remember … Continue reading

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Unraveling today’s news

Recently Gary Mason retweeted an interesting Scott McCrae tweet – Shakespeare is spinning like a top in his grave – about the latest Pew “State of the Media” study. News consumers, Pew observes, are deserting media outlets as quality reporting … Continue reading

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Yellow journalism courtesy of the Vancouver Sun

In today’s Sun, on the front page, above the fold is a political story.  There is never a political story on the front page, above the fold anymore, since all the big stories are about their good friends in government, … Continue reading

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Trust is what it’s all about

Call it the twitter effect. After spending too much time on #bcpoli this weekend, subjecting myself to non-stop BC Liberal message development via tweet, I feel like lashing out. Here’s my message to the BC Liberals and their fellow travellers: … Continue reading

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You should Thank God for the BC Liberals

Greedy little students.  Stupid universities.  Loathsome trades trainers. Don’t you understand?  Our future depends on cutting your support now.  Without the 2% in post sec and training cuts over the next three years there is no way we could afford … Continue reading

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Why Yap?

Here’s the guy who should resign along with his boss, the Premier. Here Harry Bloy is pinning a Diamond Jubilee medal on Brian Bonney’s chest during a ceremony at the Leg.  Bloy was Minister responsible for multiculturalism when the infamous … Continue reading

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Today’s Liberal scandal: from QP to damage control

One of the principle elements of the now ‘under investigation’ multicultural outreach program was the hiring of four outreach ‘consultants’ to organize events in various ethnic communities. Multiculturalism Minister John Yap says the plan wasn’t implemented.  Nevertheless his ministry hired … Continue reading

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The Premier, her party and our rules

Fazil Mihlar is the Associate Editor and Editorial Page editor for the Vancouver Sun.  He comes via the Fraser Institute and is an unbending ideological nightmare, responsible for turning the Sun’s editorial page into an advertising pamphlet for the Fraser … Continue reading

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CBC on line poll: BC doesn’t believe the Liberals on the budget

It’s on-line and therefore open to manipulation, but it is interesting that it almost matches the Ipsos poll. What’s less interesting and much more tedious is the effort the mainstream media is making to debunk and distort the Ipsos poll … Continue reading

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