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Some of my best friends are immigrants… comedian Hari Kondabolu

Some of my best friends are immigrants… comedian Hari Kondabolu

Don’t freak out white people… when you got here you were the minority Terrance Gavan – Editor There are many reasons to watch the video.…

The Haliburton Highlander brings a new level of obfuscation to its table… “as much as nearly…”

BAM! EGO – SHRIKE.CA RANTER EMERITUS I’ve been away for a while, sitting on my arse on a beach in Montana. I return to the…

Maysoon Zayid has cerebral palsy is a stand up comedian and she rocks it at TED – Video

Maysoon Zayid has cerebral palsy is a stand up comedian and she rocks it at TED – Video

My name is Maysoon Zayid, and I am not drunk, but the doctor who delivered…

Justin just said fuddle duddle… does anyone think this is going to hurt him?

Justin just said fuddle duddle… does anyone think this is going to hurt him?

TERRANCE GAVAN – SHRIKE EDITOR He uttered… nay dared to utter the f-word in a…

My Bracket’s Broke… a poem of love’s misfortune and the NCAA final four madness

My Bracket’s Broke… a poem of love’s misfortune and the NCAA final four madness

By Terrance Gavan – NCAA laureate… As I stare out upon the oasis of my…

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Why I read a charming book on autism… “The Reason I Jump” by Naoki Higashida? – Because I’m smart

Challenging lessons in life from the annals of Gav’s winter slope solstice… Last fall I fell into The Reason I Jump…

Haliburton Hurricane Matty Duchene’s Olympic journey depicted in this Toronto Sun piece by Mike Zeisberger

Haliburton Hurricane Matty Duchene’s Olympic journey depicted in this Toronto Sun piece by Mike Zeisberger

MIKE ZEISBERGER – TORONTO SUN – GOOD PIECE Seemingly impervious to the clouds of of bloodthirsty bugs buzzing around his head,…

Why Burke and Bettman are joined at the hip neandertals

Why Burke and Bettman are joined at the hip neandertals

It’s about time we addressed the real issue of fighting in the NHL TERRANCE GAVAN – SHRIKE EDITOR Gary Bettman, the ersatz commissioner of the NHL, deserves to be taken…

The forgotten Highlander Cody Hodgson is thriving in Buffalo with NHL’s Sabres

The forgotten Highlander Cody Hodgson is thriving in Buffalo with NHL’s Sabres

GAV ON SPORTS – TERRY GAVAN Most of us know that Matt Duchene (The Haliburton Hurricane) and Cody Hodgson both started their careers at the old Dysart Barn. We congratulate…

Claude Noel is dumped by Winnipeg Jets, gone but not forgotten as this TSN video attests

Claude Noel is dumped by Winnipeg Jets, gone but not forgotten as this TSN video attests

TERRANCE GAVAN – EDITOR Alas poor Claude Noel. Fired by the Winnipeg Jets this week and media types like me will miss him. Because Claude Noel brought a little life…

Haliburton Hurricane, Matty Duchene scores wildest dream

Haliburton Hurricane, Matty Duchene scores wildest dream

Duchene is Olympics bound and that’s good news for McKecks! By ADRIAN DATER – Colorado Post What was the general manager of the Boston Bruins doing calling Matt Duchene early…