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Bram Lebo says teachers got it soft – Highlander Publisher outed as union-busting neo-con fascist

Lebo says that Haliburton’s educators are out of touch with their community SEAMUS O’BRADAIGH – THIS BLOG KILLS FASCISTS Full disclosure, I don’t like Bram Lebo. But that’s not what this column is about. No, this column is about what Mr. Lebo just wrote in his weakly column in the Haliburton Highlander, a flouncy little rag, known for its weak writing, supercilious editorials and …

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Novak Djokovic thrills Roland Garros during rain delay chat with ballboy

Joker finds a way to win and have fun doing it… SEAMUS O’BRADAIGH – SHRIKE TENNIS GUY It would seem that Novak Djokovic is fairly confident about his chances against Rafa Nadal at the French Open this year. Leave aside for a moment the fact that Novak has outdueled the Spaniard in their last four meetings. Ignore Rafa’s preeminence on …

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Tory and Chow hold secret session to unseat Toronto’s favorite crack smoking mayor… Rob Ford

Seamus O’Bradaigh – Political Comment Two of the strongest candidates to announce for the upcoming Toronto civic election, John Tory and Olivia Chow, apparently met in a private room at the Royal York yesterday to discuss strategy to oust incumbent Toronto mayor Rob Ford. Both Tory and Chow were surprised to see a reporter from the Shrike.ca waiting for them on Wednesday (April 23) …

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Shrike.ca lurches into 90,000 views… not bad for a wee blog with wee expectations… big shout out to the staff

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] TERRANCE GAVAN – EDITOR EMERITUS SHRIKE.CA We’ve been around a while and I seldom read stats. I seldom talk about site stats. But 90,000 views is a nice milestone. Well-deserved praise and big props to our …

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Update! Former Maple Key Director… takes no ownership of recent massive media upheaval… it’s all on… “a man” says Lebo

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] TERRANCE GAVAN – EDITOR SHRIKE.ca (Editor’s Update: Ms. Jenn Watt, the former Managing Editor of the four papers sold to ‘a man’ announced on her Facebook page last night that she would be taking over from …

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Maple Key Media is Low Key clusterduck as partner bails on Lebo… partner is “a man” says Bram

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”no” center_content=”no” min_height=”none”] SEAMUS O’BRADAIGH – SHRIKE MEDIA EDITOR So you were wondering how long Maple Key Media could continue as a viable entity after it printed three absolutely putrid newspapers on its first run as a company? The …

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Maple Key Media is now 0 for 3 with New Highlander and New Echo… emaciated coverage and no direction

SEAMUS O’BRADAIGH – MEDIA EDITOR Last week we reported that the New Minden Times did not pass the sniff test. Unless the sniff you were looking for was the sweet fermentation emanating from a hot steamy pile of cow manure. [fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”yes” overflow=”visible”][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ …