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Mainstream, aka newstainment, media: receiver beware

Are you told you are too young? Are you told you are too old? Ageism is nothing new.  “Why You are Washed up at 40” and other media stories are popular “not because they represent true facts, but because they … Continue reading

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Ontario’s municipal elections: what won?

In too many jurisdictions, stupid won. Why? The uninformed. The ill-informed. The unmotivated. And, as an astute caller to a radio station put it, “the entrenched incumbent.” To say that low voter turnout is due to a municipal candidate’s lack … Continue reading

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