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'Any Race Except Caucasian' Posting For CBC Job Raises Eyebrows

'Any Race Except Caucasian' Posting For CBC Job Raises Eyebrows

Commented Apr 30, 2013 at 08:26:50 in Canada Politics

“Tokenism is alive and well in Canada!”

cdnbystander on Apr 30, 2013 at 10:05:09

“It's no different than any other tv show casting. They want diversity, which is not a bad thing, but wording it like that makes it seem that whites are discriminated against. What's more honest is to post the job saying we are trying to cast a show to reflect Canada and the people watching, we have a lot white folks and we need others that aren't.”
Canada's Environmental Health Lags Developed World: Conference Board Report

Canada's Environmental Health Lags Developed World: Conference Board Report

Commented Jan 17, 2013 at 18:49:13 in Canada Politics

“You mean he actually reported on something? I just thought he was a second rate talking head on the news!”

samseed on Jan 17, 2013 at 19:01:10

“This just in!
If Peter Kent can do it, anyone can do it!”
Karl Rove, American Crossroads Spin GOP Election Losses

Karl Rove, American Crossroads Spin GOP Election Losses

Commented Nov 8, 2012 at 19:27:26 in Politics

“He seems to be great with other peoples money. The smoke and mirror tricks worked in the past but everybody seems to be getting wise to the same old tricks!
Great to see him (and Koch brothers) lose!”
Donald Trump: Election Is 'Total Sham And A Travesty,' Suggests 'Revolution' Is Necessary (UPDATE)

Donald Trump: Election Is 'Total Sham And A Travesty,' Suggests 'Revolution' Is Necessary (UPDATE)

Commented Nov 7, 2012 at 08:13:24 in Politics

“Guess public can be trusted to elect 'The Apprentice' but not a president! The first to go in a revolution would be Mr. Trump!”
Karl Rove Argues With Fox News About Whether Obama Won Ohio (VIDEO)

Karl Rove Argues With Fox News About Whether Obama Won Ohio (VIDEO)

Commented Nov 7, 2012 at 08:07:49 in Media

“Rove is living in a state of denial. He does have some say with the right wing of the Republican party but come on! Has he ever been elected to anything in his life?”
11 Questions For Adrienne Clarkson

11 Questions For Adrienne Clarkson

Commented Nov 6, 2012 at 17:11:02 in Canada Impact

“Would you stay in Paris - never to return to Canada?
Will you pay back all the $ you sucked out of system as GG?”
Who's Better For Canada, Obama Or Romney? Canadians Make Their Picks

Who's Better For Canada, Obama Or Romney? Canadians Make Their Picks

Commented Nov 6, 2012 at 17:04:25 in Canada Politics

“I thought you said 'prominent' Canadians. Her late husbabd was great but I could care less about Olivia Chow and her thoughts!”

cheeseplease on Nov 6, 2012 at 22:20:08

“Olivia Chow's thoughts are the best of the lot. Too bad you don't care enough to care.”

SayBlade on Nov 6, 2012 at 19:32:44

“"...could care less..." means there is room for caring less which means you do care.”
Turban Ban For Quebec Soccer Players Upheld

Turban Ban For Quebec Soccer Players Upheld

Commented Jun 3, 2013 at 14:00:08 in Canada

“Maybe it is a safety concern but I'm still unsure. I do remember the slap in the face to Canadian traditions by allowing Sikhs to wear a turban as part of the RCMP uniform.”

Walter John Keating on Jun 3, 2013 at 17:25:45

“blah blah blah. Which Canadian traditions were slapped in the face, then? The right to where a Stetson?”

alsm9 on Jun 3, 2013 at 14:50:24

“Why is that a "slap in the face to Canadian traditions" to allow Sikhs to wear a turban? If there is no safety issue involved I don't see why they shouldn't be allowed. It comes across as xenophobic to feel threatened by it.”

lladyon on Jun 3, 2013 at 14:47:05

“Just one of their ongoing, relentless DEMANDS to force us to change our western ways.
Makes me s I c k”
Who Is Dellen Millard? Arrested In Tim Bosma Disappearance

Who Is Dellen Millard? Arrested In Tim Bosma Disappearance

Commented May 14, 2013 at 22:06:18 in Canada

“Sounds like Millard fell out of the family tree and hit many branches on the way to the bottom.
Sympathy to the Bosna family.
Enjoy your cellmate Millard!”
Ontario Election ASAP, Says Tories' Tim Hudak

Ontario Election ASAP, Says Tories' Tim Hudak

Commented Feb 21, 2013 at 20:35:10 in Canada Politics

“An election? Sure - if the funds come from your party funds”
I Love Being a Senator, but My Heart Is in Saskatchewan

I Love Being a Senator, but My Heart Is in Saskatchewan

Commented Feb 13, 2013 at 18:57:28 in Canada Politics

“How about just resigning and stop writing articles in an attempt to repair your image.
Senate - appointment by friends, accountable to nobody!”
Ontario Student Loans Should Be Tied To Grades, Argues Tim Hudak

Ontario Student Loans Should Be Tied To Grades, Argues Tim Hudak

Commented Feb 12, 2013 at 19:17:22 in Canada Politics

“Yes!
And MPP's should get paid hourly minimum wage!!”

Interested Party on Feb 12, 2013 at 21:36:02

“And their pensions should be like all OPS Employees - after 2 years of service matching pension but to the same limit as OPS employees. I am fine with that. Every time they cut pension and benefits for OPS.”

AcunningDisguise on Feb 12, 2013 at 20:41:35

“We should replace them with Temp foreign workers.”

patrick cashman on Feb 12, 2013 at 20:03:37

“Especially that dope Hudak.”
Residency Of Senators Mike Duffy, Patrick Brazeau And Mac Harb To Be Probed In External Audit

Residency Of Senators Mike Duffy, Patrick Brazeau And Mac Harb To Be Probed In External Audit

Commented Feb 8, 2013 at 14:40:38 in Canada Politics

“Mac Harb? He was Ottawa MP for several elections. His residence should not even be a question. If he does not claim residence in Ottawa - abolish him
Duffy, Walin and Brazeau - no investigation - just remove them from the senate”
Senator Pamela Wallin Says She Meets Residency Requirements

Senator Pamela Wallin Says She Meets Residency Requirements

Commented Feb 8, 2013 at 14:34:25 in Canada Politics

“Let us hope she is next!”

golfer2x2 on Feb 11, 2013 at 16:43:57

“Pam has been away from Sask so long she doesn't know where the Prov is.”
Want to Save Money In Ontario? Cut the Fat in Education

Want to Save Money In Ontario? Cut the Fat in Education

Commented Feb 8, 2013 at 14:30:33 in Canada Politics

“The OCT is a waste of $. It provides membership and an expensive magazine to Ontario teachers. I wonder what is the cost of that nice building in downtown Toronto!”
This Catholic School Kid Thinks Public Funding Needs to Stop

This Catholic School Kid Thinks Public Funding Needs to Stop

Commented Feb 6, 2013 at 18:44:38 in Canada Politics

“Could not agree with him more. Excellent article!
This public funding of private education is simply wrong.”

zipper01 on Feb 7, 2013 at 13:37:30

“Please explain?”
Tim Hudak, Ontario Tories: Welfare Recipients Who Don't Work Should Expect Clawbacks

Tim Hudak, Ontario Tories: Welfare Recipients Who Don't Work Should Expect Clawbacks

Commented Jan 17, 2013 at 18:43:08 in Canada Politics

“Alsr, People who do not win premiership in elections should see 'the writing on the wall' and resign!”
Ontario Teachers Strike Illegal, Labour Relations Board Rules Just Hours Before Walkout

Ontario Teachers Strike Illegal, Labour Relations Board Rules Just Hours Before Walkout

Commented Jan 11, 2013 at 07:37:09 in Canada Politics

“I am confused
Was this type of 'political protest' legal during the Mike Harris government but declared illegal now?”
Ontario Tories' 'Right-To-Work' Plan Would Make Province 'The Next Alabama': Horwath

Ontario Tories' 'Right-To-Work' Plan Would Make Province 'The Next Alabama': Horwath

Commented Dec 15, 2012 at 10:28:22 in Canada Business

“She is right but just saying what we want to hear! All parties just say what we want to hear until after the election.”
TDSB Strike: Elementary School Teachers Striking On December 18

TDSB Strike: Elementary School Teachers Striking On December 18

Commented Dec 13, 2012 at 19:19:34 in Canada Politics

“One way to save some money in Ontario education.
Close the EQAO. What a huge waste of tax money that could go directly to education!
Sure scores have increased over the years, everyone teaches to pass these standards!”

Johnny Apleturd on Dec 13, 2012 at 21:49:34

“Board management. Cut this little kanal of wealthy old ladies off !”
I'm Glad Amazing Race Canada Is Staying Close to Home

I'm Glad Amazing Race Canada Is Staying Close to Home

Commented Dec 11, 2012 at 07:16:29 in Canada Travel

“This looks like a great show! Let's hope Ben Mulroney is not hosting, if so, I for one will not be watching!”
Peter Van Loan: Fight Comments Were Inappropriate  (VIDEO)

Peter Van Loan: Fight Comments Were Inappropriate (VIDEO)

Commented Dec 6, 2012 at 16:59:11 in Canada Politics

“I heard another comment besdides Ms Mays great one liner
'What was VanLoan going to do anyway? Hit him with his purse!'
Shameful behaviour for a leader of the government in the house of commons!”
Canada Won't Condemn Israeli Settlement Plans, Stands Apart From U.S.

Canada Won't Condemn Israeli Settlement Plans, Stands Apart From U.S.

Commented Dec 4, 2012 at 08:09:08 in Canada Politics

“Lester B must be rolling in his grave! Harper and Baird are an embarrasment to our country in international circles!”
John Baird Security Memo: Foreign Affairs Minister Says Security Note Was Never Sent

John Baird Security Memo: Foreign Affairs Minister Says Security Note Was Never Sent

Commented Nov 22, 2012 at 16:08:20 in Canada Politics

“sorry if you can't take a joke!”
John Baird Security Memo: Foreign Affairs Minister Says Security Note Was Never Sent

John Baird Security Memo: Foreign Affairs Minister Says Security Note Was Never Sent

Commented Nov 22, 2012 at 08:42:06 in Canada Politics

“He didn't get the memo but he had no trouble finding the buffet table! What an embarrasment to our country this man is!”

Cynic12 on Nov 22, 2012 at 16:08:20

“sorry if you can't take a joke!”

HarleyOpenRoad on Nov 22, 2012 at 10:29:20

“That remark would be too embarrassing for most to put in print.

"Buffet table"?

Grow up.”
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