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Netflix scores big with Making a Murderer documentary – best 3 things

TERRANCE GAVAN – BLOGGER AND RABID REFORMER Here’s what you need to know about the state of lawlessness in Wisconsin, USA. Lawlessness is rampant and the real crooks are wearing badges and robes. The 10-part Netflix doc “Making a Murderer” tells us another thing. If you’re dumb as a bag of hammers you ain’t got a chance in a court …

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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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Hey Haliburton… Bram Lebo wants you to quit borrowing money

And why not? When Lebo had bills to pay he just… didn’t TERRANCE GAVAN – CRAP JOURNALIST AND IDIOT SAVANT Maybe it’s just me, but when I hear scalawags and scofflaws weighing in about this and that and that and this and other things best left to experts… I always think of my former boss Bram Lebo. For those of …

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Highlander’s Bram Lebo guessing that Minden’s mayor, Barb Reid is toxic… pot, kettle… black

Highlander publisher Bram Lebo… ironic, idiotic, and mildly psychotic? [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 – SHRIKE BLOG I’m sure that most of us get irony. Oh we may not be able to effuse all the connotations. But we get it. There …

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World Cup Opening Day and it’s time to disregard the Brazilian Favellas

Who gives a bloody fart about the poor? Not Brazil, Not FIFA and not us!  TERRANCE GAVAN – EDITOR [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”] The World Cup is here and Brazil is in full bloom. Strikes that might have been are …

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Sharapova versus Bouchard and Halep at French Open – Gruntus reducti

[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”] Less grunting in the female game? Yes… it’s happening TERRANCE GAVAN Women’s tennis is become, of a sudden, suddenly, less stentorian. Which is just my alliterative way of saying that Maria Sharapova is thankfully becoming one …

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James Lee Burke is a very nice writer… but what does that have to do with my bracket?

[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 – DEAD DOGAN EMERITUS You know what? I don’t even want to hear from anyone who happens to be leading this frick-fracking bracket thing. First: I have no idea why I envisioned that this …

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

[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”] MIKE ZEISBERGER – TORONTO SUN – GOOD PIECE Seemingly impervious to the clouds of of bloodthirsty bugs buzzing around his head, young Matt Duchene stood in his driveway firing puck after puck, his dream of one …