Slacker Friday: Message Received, Loud And Clear

“We will not actively pursue bringing back to Canada murderers who have been tried in a democratic country that supports the rule of law… . “It would send a wrong message. We want to preserve public safety here in Canada.” – Public Safety Minister Stockwell Day, announcing on...

Slacker Friday: Half An Ass Is Better Than None

Still recovering from a recent bout with the flu, so this week’s edition is even more slacker-iffic than usual. Hopefully by Monday I will have mitigated all overriding meatworld concerns enough to at least mail it in, as opposed to phoning it in (hell–forget half-assed telecom blogging;...

Slacker Friday: Jena Aftermath Edition

Thus begins the conservative pushback. And yes, as predicted, they did jump on Whitlock’s article like white on…well, you get the idea. Oh, and you can also add The Artist Formerly Known As Jane Galt to the Confused Conservative Crew (ok, so technically McArdle identifies as...

Slacker Friday: Lipstick On A Pig

After the fold, various tidbits from around the interwebs William K. Wolfrum modestly outlines the US military’s new image-buffing promotional strategy intended to counter ongoing recruiting woes, the dishonourable shilling unfair maligning of a...