Schitt’s Creek: Only in Canada, eh?

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You know you are a true Canadian (i.e. hoser) if you laughed when you watched shows like Corner Gas, The Beachcombers, Seeing Things and, now, Schitt’s Creek.

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Secularism: Drawing the line

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Former Canadian prime minister Pierre Trudeau once said “the state has no place in the bedrooms of the nation.” And in Canada, where LGB people have equal rights and same-sex marriage has been legal since 2005, the state pretty much stays out of its citizens’ bedrooms.

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Resurrection: The TV series

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Have you been watching Resurrection, the TV series on ABC? It ended its second season on Sunday, leaving a lot of unanswered questions. While it was billed as the “season finale,” some people are wondering if it will return for a third season.

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Funniest TV series

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Something lite . . .

There have been so many great comedy series on television over the years that it is probably not easy picking one as your favourite. Some of my faves include Seinfeld, Two and a Half Men, Fraser, Three’s Company . . .

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Nudism/Naturism: Impact on youth

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“Should your kids see you naked?”

That’s the question posed in a headline over a Yahoo article that wonders if there is a certain age — say, 6 through 11 — when children should not be seeing their parents naked.

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Parti Québécois a step closer to extinction

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The Parti Québécois moved a step closer to extinction on Friday when Jean-François Lisée pulled out of the party’s leadership race, essentially conceding that Pierre-Karl Péladeau has it wrapped up. And he’s right: PKP certainly seems headed to victory, despite the fact he has little political experience and is one of the most disliked businessmen in Quebec.

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The greatest band in the universe

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If we Earthlings were to pick just one rock band’s recordings to compete against those by rock groups from other planets for the title of Greatest Rock Band in the Universe (suspend disbelief, please), I think there is only one band we could possibly choose: Led Zeppelin.

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The future: Nowhere to hide

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One doesn’t need a crystal ball to see that humans will soon be at a point where they have little, if no privacy at all. Some might say we have precious little privacy now, especially if we own products — i.e. cell phones — with GPS.

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