March 26, 2001

SPORTS COVER

RINK RAGE

Books

Dialogue with a desperado

Overture

Overture

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SPORTS COVER

RINK RAGE

Screaming, shouting and hitting—abusive parents are spoiling their kids’ sports
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Books

Dialogue with a desperado

In the boardroom of his Toronto publisher, novelist Peter Carey is wondering out loud where he might pose for a photograph. “We could trash the lobby and do it there,” he jokes, intimating, that as the author of a best-selling novel about the Australian bandit and hell-raiser Ned Kelly, he’d look appropriately roguish sitting among the ruins of expensive leather armchairs.
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Overture

Overture

John Roth: For $135 million—what he made on stock options last year— Nortel CEO should be cornering the stock market, not sinking it. Ralph Klein: Never mind movie of the same name—he wrote the book on How the West Was Won. The Nasdaq: Tech stocks continue yearlong free fall, with only brief interruptions.
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Tech

BODY SCANNERS

Fingerprints, facial features, even the way you walk, could soon help you catch a plane or prove who you are
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Canada

Ralph Rolls On

Practising politics their way, Albertans return the Tories to single-party rule
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The Mail

The Mail

The problem with Naomi Klein is that while she has no problem fighting globalization, she doesn’t really explain what she’s fighting for (“Naomi and the new left,” Cover, March 12). Corporations aren’t going to be scared off by protesters.
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Films

Oscar and the Art of War

As the gladiator games begin, Ed Harris shines in Pollock and Enemy at the Gates
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Business

DUELLING CHAINSAWS

The latest Canada-U.S. lumber war is shaping up to be fierce—and costly
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Canada and the World

DRASTIC MEASURES

Francis Leroyer’s worst fears were confirmed when he noticed odd behaviour in one of his cows. “She was chewing strangely, moving her jaws in a bizarre manner,” said the 57-year-old dairy farmer, a lifelong inhabitant of the tiny village of La Baroche-Gondouin in central France.
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Canada and the World

Defending the Faith

Canadian Christians who went to Russia to spread God’s word are being harassed and driven underground
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