Cold Snap Canada

The Week in Review: Can't We All Just Get Along (And Stop Calling Each Other Assholes on Twitter)?

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 03.28.2013 | Canada
Marni Soupcoff

This week, a tweet sent from Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence's account lashed out at Senator Patrick Brazeau, calling him "a typical colonized indian asshole." A spokesperson for Chief Spence told Global News that the inflammatory "asshole" comment neither came from Spence, nor was it "something she would ever say." However, I don't think it's a stretch to imagine that relations between Brazeau and Spence can probably be described as chilly. Then again, who wasn't feeling a little frosty what with the frigid weather across the country.

It's So Cold That...

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - A power utility shut off the lights on its iconic logo in order to save electricity Wednesday, on a frigid day marked by school closures an...