With the holidays just behind us and New Year's just ahead the news cycle has been sort of slow. I've been using my time to read for pleasure and play video games. I hope everyone has a safe and pleasant New Year's celebration.
The New York Times lays out some of the possibilities of the Trump presidency.
The Washington Post is hiring five dozen more journalists. In an era where the media is contracting it is pleasing to see critical journalism is finding a market.
The educational YouTube channel Kurzgesagt recently released a video on overpopulation, check it out.
The Toronto Star gives Mayor Bonnie Crombie high marks for her stewardship of Mississauga.
MP Peter Julian has tepidly entered the race to be the next NDP leader.
Conservatives in Alberta (Wildrose and PCs) will have to fight it out in 2017 if either hope to supplant the NDP government.