January 5, 2009

THE RECESSION THAT SAVED CHRISTMAS 3839
Society

THE RECESSION THAT SAVED CHRISTMAS

Lean times, some find, are connecting them to the real meaning of the holidays BY KEN MACQUEEN AND CATHY GULL!
THE GROWING STORM 1819
WORLD

THE GROWING STORM

There is progress in Afghanistan, but the danger is increasing
COULD CANWEST GO BANKRUPT? 2627
BUSINESS

COULD CANWEST GO BANKRUPT?

The stock has fallen by more than 90 per cent and major investors are bailing out, as fear mounts over a debt crunch
‘Grey Cup is the one event that brings all Canadians togethereven Quebecers and Albertans’ 67
Mail Bag

‘Grey Cup is the one event that brings all Canadians togethereven Quebecers and Albertans’

THE HEADLINE of your cover story about the financial crisis asks, “How bad will it get?” (Special Report, Dec. 8). Here’s how bad it will get. I won’t be able to buy lottery tickets anymore. I won’t be able to buy that big house I’ve often dreamed of. I’ll have to eat at home and wear clothes from last year.
'I've been green since day one. I travel by reindeer, for crying out loud! Their dung fuels the furnaces at the North Pole.' 1213
INTERVIEW

'I've been green since day one. I travel by reindeer, for crying out loud! Their dung fuels the furnaces at the North Pole.'

SANTA, COURTESY OF GERRY BOWLER, TALKS TO KENNETH WHYTE ABOUT CHRISTMAS LIGHTS, SHOPPING, RECESSIONS AND PERSONAL ATTACKS
CAN YOU FEEL THE LOVE? 7677
THE BACK PAGES

CAN YOU FEEL THE LOVE?

Blood lust is so George Bush. This year's hot movies were about tolerance and forgiveness.
A LESSON IN IGGYNONMICS 1415
National

A LESSON IN IGGYNONMICS

What does the new Liberal leader know about the economy?
LEAN,GREEN WAR MACHINE 3435
Environment

LEAN,GREEN WAR MACHINE

Suddenly, the military is looking into hybrid tanks and solar power
What you don't Know can hurt a lot 3031
BUSINESS

What you don't Know can hurt a lot

As is so often the case in the complicated and opaque world of hedge funds, it is not yet entirely clear what happened at Sextant Capital Management. But if the allegations levelled by the Ontario Securities Commission are accurate, it went something like the plot of a Dan Ackroyd movie from the ’80s.
The next coalition? Why not Harper and Ignatieff? 1011
CAPITAL DIARY

The next coalition? Why not Harper and Ignatieff?

Ignatieff needs to dissuade Harper from calling an election until the Liberals recover
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