Year In Review 2013


Her 'Strangely Satisfying' Year

When B.C.'s provincial election campaign kicked off in April, Liberal Leader and Premier Christy Clark was trailing by nearly 20 per cent in some polls. It seemed NDP Leader Adrian Dix was a sure...

CP's 2013 Business Newsmaker Is..

TORONTO - He's been a familiar face to Canadians for years — approachable, friendly, and asking them to come shop at his family's grocery stores.Behind the scenes, he also helped lead Loblaw's restruc...

The 20 Best Songs Of 2013

The album may remain music's première product -- and we found 68 albums well worth raving about this year -- but aside from Beyonce's album-only sales ploy for her surprise eponymous LP, the single ha...

The Week In Review: Top Blogs of 2013

For HuffPost Canada, 2013 was a year in which our blogs really came into their own, combining powerful personal stories with thoughtful commentary, all in the tell-it-like-it-is style for which our bloggers have become known. There were provocative takes on Miley Cyrus's performance at the VMAs, warning calls about the future of free speech in Canada and reflections on what makes a great leader, as discovered by Calgarians as they watched their mayor take action during their city's floods. (No comment on what Torontonians discovered about the same subject.)
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The Top Five Most Outrageous Canadian Editorials of 2013

Calling an editorial "offensive" simply implies hurt feelings, which implies cruel motive, which demands censorship. Not a string of conclusions I'm eager to draw in a society with constitutionally-protected freedom of expression. No, the following five editorials are merely "outrageous," in the sense they got a great many folks riled up, shocked, annoyed, or befuddled. That's not always a bad thing.

Looking Back At Wynne's Big Win

It was a leadership race Kathleen Wynne was not supposed to win. Held in late January, the convention to pick a new Ontario Liberal leader and premier was billed as a two-candidate race with most pun...
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My Favourite Movies Of 2013

Hollywood has wheeled out its finest goods in time for Christmas, but we can't forget some of the gems that premiered earlier in the year. Here, in a very definitive order, are my favourite movies of the year -- from the dizzying suspense of "Gravity" to the ab workout that was "The Heat."