Blogging: stretching your niche to a chasm

After about 18-months of blogging, and no longer feeling like the New Kid on the Blog, I thought I’d take a step back and have a look at the whole phenomenon of putting finger to keypad (as opposed to pen to paper) and expressing oneself. There is no shortage of “blogging how-to” sites out there –Continue reading “Blogging: stretching your niche to a chasm”

Stephen Harper should commit Sociology to find root cause for his slip in polls

It’s not just that I majored in Sociology at McGill that I find Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s  recent comment annoying. Harper said, in reference to a comment made by Liberal leader Justin Trudeau about the Boston Marathon bombing, that now is not the time to “commit sociology”. Trudeau, after expressing outrage at the bombings and passing alongContinue reading “Stephen Harper should commit Sociology to find root cause for his slip in polls”