Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Cohorts

At one time in Ontario there used to be something called “Grade 13”, the last year of high-school before one went on to University.  My online reading tells me that, while there were a few other places where one had … Continue reading

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Campaign Catharsis

For months & months we’ve been inundated with American electoral discourse. Conventions & nominations Debates & speeches Polls & statistics Ads (sigh) The ironic dissection of the GOP in social media (ah yes, this has been fun…!) The drama of … Continue reading

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Backbone and the moral high-ground

As a Canadian I am sitting back, wondering whether Barack Obama will be re-elected or not, and what impact if any, we’ll see from these events north of the border in Canada. It makes great television, a dramatic pageant ritualistically … Continue reading

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