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Comment: Online learning shaking up the world of education

Comment: Online learning shaking up the world of education

Twenty years from now, many colleges and universities will be closed, their classrooms deserted and their students learning at home. These are the predictions of many post-secondary commentators these days.
Kate Heartfield: Proxy vote for children not a workable idea

Kate Heartfield: Proxy vote for children not a workable idea

Every party claims to be building a better future for our children. And every voter will find reasons for believing their party of choice is the best for their children.
Les Leyne: B.C. Rail probe hits a legal brick wall

Les Leyne: B.C. Rail probe hits a legal brick wall

Auditor general John Doyle’s quest for details of the B.C. Rail legal payout ran smack into the wall of solicitor-client privilege on Tuesday. The wall is still standing.
Weigh-In Wednesday #2

Weigh-In Wednesday #2

Wednesdays are my new favourite day of the week. Why? Well, I get to see how well I'm doing with this whole weight loss thing.
Elizabeth Payne: Are we secure citizens or willing captives?

Elizabeth Payne: Are we secure citizens or willing captives?

As modern-day political theatre goes, few events match the pomp of a U.S. presidential inauguration. Last week’s occasion was marked with colourful marching bands which paraded by elaborate imperial viewing stands. Choirs sang. Flags fluttered.
Les Leyne: MLA committee steps toward the light

Les Leyne: MLA committee steps toward the light

The B.C. legislature’s great, belated leap into the 21st century continued Monday, as MLAs met openly to discuss improved financial disclosure.
Comment: Mining industry needs to recognize native rights

Comment: Mining industry needs to recognize native rights

With the mining industry in Vancouver for its annual Mineral Exploration Roundup, the official talk is about the bright future for mineral extraction in the province. Such hyperbole is not helpful. B.C.
I guess you had to be there...

I guess you had to be there...

Scene 2 (Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 - The Crystal Pool & Fitness Centre - the hallway closest to the weight room, there is a set of mats stage left.
Procrastination? Who? Me?

Procrastination? Who? Me?

There are new blog entries in the archive. I wrote things out of order...form your own conclusions. I'm prepared...haha...
This is the kind of math I like...

This is the kind of math I like...

If it took Suzie 43 minutes to walk home from the gym last Tuesday after an hour of cardio and a whole bunch of strength training and it took her 40 minutes to walk home from the gym last Thursday after an hour of cardio; how long did it take her to