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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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Bam! Mego laments for country folk

By Bam! Mego – Columnist Absurdist Halcyon Township – Ontario I live on the edge of an abyss, surrounded by rocks trees and more rocks and more trees. I am now a fully endorsed member of the Shrike staff. Which means I get to lickspit, giggle, and flip a wiggle in the direction of all of you country folks. See. …

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I’ll see your meta… call fowl! Chicken scratches

Seamus on Bram… ain’t no Shakespeare… but if wishes were horses? This beggar would ride Seamus O’Bradaigh – Blogger A Reader… about Bram Lebo’s prosaic puppypiss on well…? Everything: “… the work of a queasy undergraduate scratching his pimples.” We usually let Bam! Mego write this column. Bam! is a writer, editor and publisher living in Halcyon Township, Ontario. Today? I …

OH MY STARS – Blam Alam Blebo – Shrike’s new Columnist

Oh my… look at all the shiny stars [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”] By Blam Alam Blebo – Columnist Absurdist I don’t know how I got roped into this gig by my friend Seamus O’Bradaigh, the Editor Emeritus of this online …

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The Highlander – Edition 2 Highlights

[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”] BY TERRANCE GAVAN – EDITOR THE HALIBURTON BLOG One long week followed by another. We are busy and we like that. My psychiatrist keeps telling me that an idle mind is the devil’s workshop. Yes, I’m …

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The Highlander gets a warm reception from, well… Highlanders

BY TERRANCE GAVAN – EDITOR HALIBURTON BLOG There’s a new paper in town. The Highlander, Haliburton County’s Independent Voice hit newsstands all over Haliburton County on Friday afternoon (Oct 7). [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”] That will end any and all …

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A new paper – The Highlander – says hello to Haliburton County

[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”] New Paper in Haliburton steps into the fray Press Release – The Highlander Dear Neighbour, When The County Voice stopped publishing two weeks ago, the County lost a source of lively and diverse news and opinion. …