Tag Archives: Vaughn Palmer

Lame ducks

Vaughn Palmer wrote an all-time keeper of a column last Monday.  Better than anything I’ve ever read, it demonstrates why BC would be far better off if the entire Press Gallery ceased to exist this very second. Okay, maybe that’s … Continue reading

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Week One: the campaign double standard

The double standard is in full swing. That’s my conclusion based on the first five days of campaign reporting. Christy Clark is allowed to skate away from all content and glad hand through events with a mouthful of shaky “messages” … 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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BC Rail Deal: Getting it right

“When the crown prosecutor Bill Berardino began talks early last week with lawyers representing Dave Basi and Bob Virk…. there was something else that was just as critical to the defendants:  the government agreeing to pay the more than $6 … Continue reading

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