It seems that Bob Rae is the Liberal candidate most likely to get Ontarians to vote for him. However, he is also the Liberal candidate most likely to get Ontarians to vote against him. Thus, Bob Rae is the Canadian version of Hillary Clinton. You heard it here first, people!
New measures being taken to prevent lottery fraud. So now you can be sure when you throw your money away on a lottery ticket, never to be seen again, you’re doing it in good faith.
Forty-five percent of Toronto residents support highway tolls if the money is used to ease traffic congestion. Forty-two percent oppose.
Give Stephen Harper credit: he’s so committed to his belief in weakening the role of Prime Minister that he’s quietly talking to the premiers about setting new Constitutional limits on federal powers while he’s actually the PM. (Of course, whether or not this is a good idea is another kettle of fish entirely.)
In other federal-ish news, Canada’s Chief Justice says that Justice Minister Vic Toews is a big dumb-head.
Down south, Senator George Allen of Virginia finally concedes to his opponent, James Webb – meaning the Democratic Party officially now controls both the House of Representatives and the Senate. Good times. Good times.
And finally, don’t get in Denise Richards’ way if she’s got a laptop handy, or you will get punked.