The True Meaning of Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Nov 30

Once upon a time, Thanksgiving in the United States was a holiday designed for Americans to give thanks to God for their respective blessings, while Christmas was to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. While many Americans still stay true to the meaning of their Thanksgiving holiday, and many people around the world still celebrate Christmas for the birth of...

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The Ongoing Fall Of The Republican Party.

Nov 26

It really is sad to see the state of the US Republican Party these days. Aided by the howler monkeys in the right wing media, their attempts to smear President Obama, both as a candidate for President and throughout his firs term by accusing him of secretly being some sort of totalitarian socialist hell-bent on destroying the American economy whilst weakening...

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Conspiracy Theories and the Kennedy Assassination.

Nov 22

November 22, 2013 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, one of the darkest days not just in American history but world history. It wasn’t the fact it was the last time an American president was killed by an assassin nor the horrific act itself which makes this such a jarring event. What makes it stick in the memories...

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Help For The Philippines.

Nov 19

While the Canadian media obsesses over Rob Ford’s follies in Toronto while the American media hyperventilates over the slow rollout of Obamacare, there’s a real tragedy taking place in the Philippines, which was recently battered by Typhoon Haiyan. The typhoon affected over 12 million people, leaving thousands dead and many more without food, clean...

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American Media Continually Underestimates Obama.

Nov 18

The autumn of 2013 hasn’t been a good one for US President Barack Obama, largely because of the troublesome rollout of his signature health care plan. Obama’s poll numbers tumbled, dropping in some cases to under 40 per cent, prompting many in the American punditry to once again disaster for the remainder of his presidency. Those low job approval number...

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