To swindle is to achieve something by fraud or deceit. In stereotype form, the swindler is a snake oil salesman who promises miracles in a jar for an extra low price. While this sly vendor might be seen as unsavory
Reprinted from Le Quebecois Libre When I was a kid, my favourite aunt was a smoker. It bothered me that she smoked, because if I knew anything, it was that cigarettes were bad for you, and I worried for her.
Last fall, Health Canada announced the national government will be leaving the marijuana distribution business and privatizing the whole affair. For a conservative administration like Stephan Harperâ€™s, this can be seen as a welcome step in taming Leviathanâ€™s reach over
There is no better way to get an unwitting populace clamoring for more state power than instilling the pathological thought pattern of victimology. With much of the public believing themselvesÂ to be victims of a nameless apparition, the allure of
Boardwalk Empire,the drama TV series set mainly in New Jersey during the Prohibition Era and chronicling the historical criminal kingpin and treasurer of Atlantic City Enoch L. Johnson (fictionalized as Enoch â€œNuckyâ€ Thompson), is my absolute favorite television show. Is
Since the beginning of the student boycotts in Quebec, two main factions have been arguing. There are the red squares (carrÃ©s rouges, because tuition hike puts them â€œsquarelyâ€ in the red): the noisiest ones, the uncompromising collectivists, those for whom
In an impromptu interview with Luke Rudkowski of the media organization WeAreChange, MSNBC host Lawrence Oâ€™Donnell was asked why he has failed to report or comment on President Obamaâ€™s use of the Espionage Act and the signing of the National