The fact is here in Canada same-sex marriage has been legal nationwide since 2005 and not one traditional marriage that I know of has ever been threatened or damaged in any way whatsoever.
Whatever you may think of his days in power, there's really no denying that since leaving office back in 1981 Jimmy Carter has become perhaps the greatest ex-president in American history.
By now you've all probably heard of Shona Holmes, the Canadian woman featured in those TV ads that have been running all over American TV in recent weeks, the ones slamming Canada's healthcare system as some sort of nightmarish system from hell. Well, the truth is now out and the fact is Shona Holmes never actually had a life-threatening brain tumor like she's been claiming.
Whatever one may think about the so-called "War On Terror", there are certain stories that both boggle the mind and dramatically highlight just how ridiculous this War Without End really is.
The labeling of all criticism of Israel as "anti-Semitic" threatens not only free speech and open debate, but the search for peace in the Middle East itself.
Isn't it great to once again have such an articulate, intelligent, thoughtful, level-headed person in the White House? Someone who's not only an incredible inspiration to so many people, but someone who's also genuinely compassionate and empathetic.
It's finally over. The eight long, dark, depressing, nightmarish years of Bush and Dick's reign are finally over.
Senior aides to John McCain have been leaking details about Sarah Palin and, man, are they ever doozies!
Do you really need to hear another person tell you that Obama's election was historic? I think not. But I'm going to say it anyway.
What's up with Republicans and their love of stupid anyway?
Pallin' around with actual terrorists, John McCain's dirty little secret.
For the truly patriotic American, are the Spanish the new French?
Once upon a time, way back in the 1980s, with their nation's economy suffering under the chains of regulation and the tyranny of oversight, some seemingly intelligent people agreed something had to be done.
As the two Americas, both Modern and Medieval, battle it out, the Republicans hold a convention and show what they're really all about.
As bin Laden's driver is put through a monkey trial down at Guantanamo Bay, the question remains, what about his cook, grocer and barber, shouldn't they all be put on trial for "war crimes" as well?
Since when does dropping bombs on civilian targets make you a hero?
When it comes to politicians, few are as inspirational as Obama.
Rather than the raving lunatic that the American media would have you believe him to be, Rev. Wright may, in fact, be quite sensible in most things he has to say... even if people don't want to hear it.
The Bush Administration and their buddies over in Saudi Arabia: So many shared values.
In a final triumphant bid to once and for all secure the title of Worst President Ever, Bush goes after the children... the poor and sick children.
Who are these people? Seriously, who are they? How can poll after poll tell us that between 32 and 38% of Americans are still happy with Bush's performance as president?
Christopher Hitchens speaks some truth about Jerry Falwell.
A review of a great article entitled "Americans Are Crazy: 'Dixie Chicks: Shut Up and Sing' makes it too clear".
Rampant raging homophobia everywhere and mass killers walking free, but still I try to find the positive.
Don't you ever get the feeling that George W. is a whole lot like Pontius Pilate in Monty Python's classic film "Life Of Brian" and he just can't figure out why everyone's laughing at him?
We know those 3 boys (aged 13, 15 and 15) that the Americans just released from the Guantanamo Bay gulag were a serious threat to U.S. and world security. We know because Great Leader told us so.