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‘It is enough for a man to understand his own business; mine occupies me constantly’

Federal Industry Minister James Moore on the federal government’s role (or lack thereof) in reducing child poverty in Canada is basically: let others worry about it:

“Federal minister says child poverty not Ottawa’s problem:

“Is it my job to feed my neighbour’s child? I don’t think so.” That from Federal Minister of Industry James Moore… He says it’s the responsibility of the provinces to deal with child poverty, and Ottawa has no plans to step in.

In honour of James Moore attitude (and apparently the Conservative Government’s), I present you with this equivalent attitude:

Federal Industry Minister? An appropriate department for his attitude.

UPDATE @ 10:25 pm: Apparently James […]

A blogpost to (hopefully) put you in the Christmas spirit.

I thought I’d post something a bit different this AM then my normal political rants to reflect the oncoming Christmas holiday; after reading some of the blogs the past bit, I think some folks could use something to lift their spirits.

I’m a big fan of Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol”. I’ve seen most of the versions of it on TV. My favourite is the classic featuring Alistair Sim as Scrooge, followed closely by the version of Scrooge that George C. Scott played of Scrooge in 1984 in a TV production of “A Christmas Carol” on one of the American networks (I have the DVD – highly recommended).

In all […]

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