June 29, 2009

WHY BARACK OBAMA IS BAD FOR CANADA 2021
NATIONAL

WHY BARACK OBAMA IS BAD FOR CANADA

The new President’s ambitions could have a devastating effect on our economy
'Teenagers binge drink because they see countless examples of it from so-called adults’ 67
MAIL BAG

'Teenagers binge drink because they see countless examples of it from so-called adults’

ANDREW COYNE puts a different spin on the auto bailout (“We’ll pay for this bailout for years,” Opinion, June 15), but what is a taxpayer to do? We watch in horror as our federal and provincial leaders spend our money trying to save the already dead North American auto companies.
CAN THEY PAY IT BACK? 3637
BUSINESS

CAN THEY PAY IT BACK?

The U.S. is about to go broke and they’ll take us down with them
‘Tall expert’ Arianne Cohen on why tall people are smarter, healthier, richer and more attractive—and why we always vote for them 1819
INTERVIEW

‘Tall expert’ Arianne Cohen on why tall people are smarter, healthier, richer and more attractive—and why we always vote for them

When Brooklyn journalist Arianne Cohen was a five-foot-three eight-year-old, her classmates nicknamed her Amazon Ari. Her pediatrician told her she was going to be “taller than the president,” who at the time was not every little girl’s role model: a six-foot-one Ronald Reagan.
THIS LAND IS MY LAND 2425
NATIONAL

THIS LAND IS MY LAND

Trying to build a new home for Canada's elite commandos sparks a war of its own
DRAKE SUPERIOR 4849
THE BACK PAGES

DRAKE SUPERIOR

The former 'Degrassi' actor is being hailed as the next hip-hop superstar. Is he also Rihanna’s new man?
NEWSMAKERS 1213
THIS WEEK

NEWSMAKERS

At the Santa Clara Grand Prix in California last Sunday, Vancouver’s Brent Hayden finished the men’s 100-freestyle race in 48.44 seconds, a meet record, beating eight-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Phelps by a full halfsecond.
Did you hear the one about Obama? 4445
SOCIETY

Did you hear the one about Obama?

No? That's because comics are giving the new Prez an easy ride.
ECONOWATCH 4041
BUSINESS

ECONOWATCH

After worrying for months that confidence would never return, now financial gurus find themselves dealing with an overabundance. For the past several weeks, experts and authorities have been doing their best to dampen optimism, and step on a few of the celebrated “green shoots” that have dominated the discussion on Wall Street since March.
Name the date, Jennifer. I’ll be there. 5657
THE BACK PAGES

Name the date, Jennifer. I’ll be there.

The CHRC’s chief commissioner claims she is seeking a 'balanced debate.’ Here’s my offer.
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