Archive for the ‘Authors’ Category

Does human intelligence evolve?

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

by Ted Rushton


Summer fun – – – The Great Debt Debate !

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

by Ted Rushton (more…)

Bastards & Boneheads — a political primer

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

By Ted Rushton

Unlike Americans, who rate their politicians with varying degrees of saintliness and deviltry, Canadians have a more basic and expressive rating system. (more…)

The “creative destruction” of Canada’s conservatives

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

By Ted Rushton (more…)

End of the world? I’ll drink to that.

Saturday, May 21st, 2011

Woops, wrong again! (more…)

Happy Easter

Friday, April 22nd, 2011


The Californification of Arizona

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

By Ted Rushton (more…)

Five Ways the Democrats Can Avoid a Catastrophe and Pull Off the Mother of All Upsets

Friday, October 1st, 2010


Death by PowerPoint

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010


It Crawled from my comments box Part Two…

Sunday, December 6th, 2009


The New York Guide at Zinio…

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

new-york-guide.jpgWe made the splash page on Zinio for the electronic edition (which is a terrific buy).  Check it out here.

The print edition will be arriving in bookstores in a couple of weeks.

Presently, I am immersed in writing the London guide hence the lack of new postings for a while. (more…)


Friday, September 25th, 2009

Joseph Fiennes and Rob SawyerFlashForward premiered last night and I have to say that I really liked it.  In the interest of full disclosure, the show is based on my friend Rob Sawyer’s novel of the same name.  (That’s Rob in the picture with series star Joseph Fiennes) (more…)

Julian Comstock reviewed this Wednesday…

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

Julian ComstockThe Globe and Mail online review of Robert Charles Wilson’s Julian Comstock will be featured this coming Wednesday, August 26.

This was my favourite read of the summer and is worth the cost just for the hilarious footnotes alone.  So put down that Julia Child biography or Malcom Gladwell’s latest and have some fun for a change.

This summer’s burning questions…

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009


Robert Novak – miss him or piss on his grave?

Why do I think of Lincoln’s observation,You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.” when I listen to the U.S. health care debate? (more…)

Glenn Beck the human wreck…

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Glenn Beck, not exactly as shownFaux News commentator Glenn Beck appears to be off his meds once again.  Famous for screaming like a little girl at any caller who offends his rather skewed sense of reality, Glenn has gone completely off the deep end as of late. (more…)