Weekly roundup September 8 – 14

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Motorists have ruined England – and they need to pay the price The Telegraph

Canada, get over yourself and enjoy this moment Ottawa Citizen

Why Doug Ford can’t win Maclean’s

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Weekly roundup September 1 – 7

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Canada Pension Plan’s active management strategy is a crock National Post

Okay, Canada: It’s time for the hard truth about Tim Hortons Maclean’s

Who does Toronto belong to? Us, most of the time Toronto Star

A modest proposal for the NDP: Unmuzzle the government economists Maclean’s

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Weekly roundup August 25 – 31

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Are Water Filters B.S.? The Daily Beast

University is actually quite cheap – it just doesn’t look that way The Globe and Mail

What’s a ‘reasonable expectation’ of privacy? Toronto Star

Un-muzzle the scientists? Not so fast. Maclean’s

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Weekly roundup August 18-24

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Authenticity, Repurposed, in a Mason Jar New York Times

The Science of Swill Hazlitt

Toronto’s finances are healthy! Clear the front page! Toronto Star

Sticky data: Why even ‘anonymized’ information can still identify you The Globe and Mail

The Brazilian Bus Magnate Who’s Buying Up All the World’s Vinyl Records New York Times

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Weekly roundup August 11-17

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Email Is Still the Best Thing on the Internet The Atlantic

Meet the Beer Bottle Dictator The Daily Beast

What if Ebola is found in Ottawa? Here’s the plan Ottawa Citizen

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Weekly roundup July 28 – Aug 10

So I missed last week, as i ran out of hours in each day and the week as a whole by all the things that come with being in a wedding (not mine) and spending the next day and a bit on an island in Georgian Bay. We should be back on the regular schedule now.

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Why I want to believe in the David Soknacki style of politics Metro

The Crisis in TTC Service Capacity

Toronto is a city of cynical, gridlocked grumps National Post

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Weekly roundup July 21 – 27

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National Post editorial board: Kill Ontario’s sharks — before they kill us National Post

Let’s fly Medium

Why are the RCMP less well-armed than a municipal police force? Maclean’s

The Toronto airport rail link will be epic, apparently blogTO

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