Ukraine, Malaysian Flight 370 and The Cuban Missile Crisis: Media Coverage

During the last two weeks of October 1962 I was only three, so I certainly can’t claim to have any memory of the events that have come to be known as the Cuban Missile Crisis. Mind you like most people I am now familiar with the stand-off between the United States and the USSR thatContinue reading “Ukraine, Malaysian Flight 370 and The Cuban Missile Crisis: Media Coverage”

1972 Canada vs Russia: what hockey once was; 2012 Lockout: what hockey has become

It was forty years ago today the the Summit Series between Canada and the Soviet Union ended with the now famous Paul Henderson goal. There have been other important goals since then: Mario Lemieux’s and Sidney Crosby’s come to mind. But the 1972 series and winning goal will never be matched simply because the worldContinue reading “1972 Canada vs Russia: what hockey once was; 2012 Lockout: what hockey has become”