The Week of December 24 to 31, 2006

Cleaning switches
December 24, 2006
by : Timothy W. Shire
Tisdale :
Life goes on and on and on as we all go about our business and shape our priorities the basics still have to be covered. The dishes need to be washed, the laundry done and when necessary the switches need to be cleaned. Speical holidays, family events and celebrations notwithstanding life still must fit into the sometimes whirlwind of everyday events. Christmas is special but it is also a part of every year events it is part of all that we do and fits into all of the details that make up the fabric of our lives. Merry Christmas everyone!
There's a better way to reform the senate
December 24, 2006
by : Ross Bateman
Langton, Ontario :
The formula the federal government has recently outlined to reform the senate is not going to do service to Canadians in general as it will only further fractionate the country and decentralise all forms of government. Airtist Ross Bateman has a better idea.
The year the tail wags the dog
December 30, 2006
by : Timothy W. Shire
Winnipeg :
Its time to once again contemplate the possibllities for a new year. Is 2007 the year we take the dog for a walk or is it the year that we follow along to see where the dog wants to go. Here is this year's New Year's predictions.