Bill Graham retires. The MP for Toronto Centre hopes that the by-election is called promptly so that Bob Rae can run for his seat. Torontoist’s reaction at losing Bill Graham and getting Bob Rae can mostly be described as a vaguely displeased-sounding “oh, goody.”
Ontario to establish $650 million fund to encourage development and manufacture of clean cars and other environmentally friendly products. Most predict that this will go towards new auto parts manufacturing, ensuring us all yet more opportunities to hear Buzz Hargrove say incredibly stupid crap.
City Council debates whether to remove yellow ribbon “support the troops” decals from city vehicles. Well, thank god this vital and important issue is being addressed by City Council rather than something piddling like bike lanes or energy use reduction or any of the six million other things that are actually worth worrying about instead of something stupid like, say, stickers.
Geese rounded up so they don’t make a goose-mess in Missisauga and the Toronto Islands. Yeah! Take that, you…temporarily flightless waterfowl, you! Eatin’ people’s flowers like you owned them or something!
And the L.A. Dodgers whupped the Jays but good last night.
Image via Bill Graham’s website, originally.