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My top tweets of 2016 and the stories behind them!

December 30, 2016

(Photo via Neil Zeller) LGBTQ youth face approximately 14 times the risk of suicide and substance abuse than heterosexual peers. #BellLetsTalk — Mike Morrison (@mikesbloggity) January 27, 2016 Reach: 64,980 In terms of corporations doing social media campaigns, #BellLetsTalk is …
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Here’s what The Daily Show had to say about Canada’s newest Prime Minister!

October 21, 2015

Are you guys watching The Daily Show with Trevor Noah yet? I’ve actually been enjoying it, although I do skip his interviews, they aren’t there yet. But the first 3/4s of the show are good, and I really love the …
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John Oliver and Mike Myers beg Canadians to not vote for Stephen Harper

October 18, 2015

So here we are, only a few hours before the polls open in Canada and John Oliver, along with Mike Myers have weighed in with how they think you should vote. They also weighed in with a moose getting a …
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16 reasons I didn’t vote PC this time.

May 1, 2015

Alberta Voting Information. Election Day is May 5th.  Earlier today, I did one of my favourite things to do. And even though I know voting is annoying, I love that I can make a real big difference in less than …
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Alberta’s Political Leaders Weigh In A Pop Culture Survey!

April 27, 2015

When it comes to politics, how well do you know our politicians? Sure we might know a bit about their policies, but as my dad says,  “all that goes out the window when they’re elected.” I’m asking, how well do …
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Video: What if Alberta politicians were on Tindr?

April 23, 2015

Depending on if you live in Alberta or not, you may or may not know there’s an upcoming (unnecessary) provincial election. But with any election, anywhere, it can be hard to pick who to vote for…kinda like dating. The video is …
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44 others things that happened the first year the PCs took office!

April 7, 2015

It looks like Alberta will soon be heading to the polls and once again, Albertans will have to decide if the PCs, who have been in charge since 1971, deserve some more time in office. It seems hard to believe that …
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26 times Danielle Smith probably lied on Twitter….since October.

January 24, 2015

One of my favourite things about having my own blog is being able to look back over the past eight years and seeing all the things that have happened since I started this it.  It’s sort of like a time …
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The 24 hour activist

December 4, 2014

I want to tell you about today.  For you, it probably wasn’t a particularly different day and that’s great. But for me, it was a day that I never want to forget. And since I started this blog eight years …
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My One on One interview with controversial MLA Ric McIver

June 24, 2014

Am I a shit disturber?  That’s the question I asked myself a lot last week. In cause you don’t follow me on Twitter (AND WHY AREN’T YOU?!) You may have noticed last week, I was very upset that Calgary-area MLA …
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It’s not me, it’s our mayor: Canada’s other controversial mayors!

November 4, 2013

I don’t know if it’s my newly discovered obsession with Scandal, or the non-stop coverage of Rob Ford, but I’ve been all about municipal politics lately.  (Yes, that’s probably the geekiest thing I’ve ever written.)  But, perhaps to make Torontonians …
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Guest Blog: I Can’t Believe You Don’t Know About…OpenParliament.ca

March 23, 2012

I’m taking some time off this week, so I’ve asked some of my friends to step into my shoes and do a little guest blogging for me.  Luckily, I have some pretty cool friends, who will be  weighing in with …
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Goodbye Jack

August 22, 2011

The story of Jack Layton’s death, has brought together this country more than anything else in recent memory. Thankfully. I’m not really going to get into politics, mostly because mine are always changing, but I’ve always admired Jack Layton more …
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Canadian Idol Terrorist Shocker!

August 27, 2010

It turns out that Theo Tames wasn’t the worst thing ever to come out of Canadian Idol! Just two days ago, RCMP raided two houses in the nations capital and ended up arresting three men on the very scary charges …
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