Weekly round up: June 20 - 26

Articles

The CBC deserves a better argument from The Ottawa Citizen

It's time to charge the real cost of parking from The Star

The mathematically challenged Tim Hudak from The Globe and  Mail.

Go Figure: Do we understand 'risk' of mobile phone use? from BBC

Canadian goalkeeper makes history with goal at U-17 World Cup from The Globe and Mail

Why Canada? Why not? from The Ottawa Citizen

How `branding' is ruining journalism from The Washington Post

Swim without a life jacket while you still can from National Post

The History of Dialogue: Other People's Papers from The New Inquiry

I agree with the below letter writer, and would add that you celebrate those who join you in celebration rather than vilify those who do not wish to come, even when they are the mayor.

I didn’t vote for Rob Ford, but let’s face it – his opponents are merely using this as an opportunity to rip on him for not being politically correct. They have no real desire to see him at the parade, so let the guy be with his family so that everyone’s happy.

Jan Burton, Toronto (The Globe and Mail)

A lesson in tuition benefits from Financial Post

Artificial Sweetener Leaves Environmental Aftertaste from Discovery News (via Megan)

Tweets

https://twitter.com/#!/WEChristian/status/83505464599515138

https://twitter.com/#!/EmmMacfarlane/status/84264915111645184

https://twitter.com/#!/EmmMacfarlane/status/84316018410917888

https://twitter.com/#!/stephenfgordon/status/84321624622505985

Videos

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^ via Heather

Everything is a Remix Part 2 from Kirby Ferguson on Vimeo.

Everything is a Remix Part 2 from Kirby Ferguson

Everything is a Remix Part 3 from Kirby Ferguson on Vimeo.

Everything is a Remix Part 3 from Kirby Ferguson