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Chris Selley's Full Pundit: Lock and load, Sheila Fraser

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http://network.nationalpost.com —  Justshow us the money and nobody gets hurtRememberwhen the MontrealGazette'seditorialists promisedto publish any Member of Parliament's justification for shielding hisexpenditures from Auditor-General Sheila Fraser? Surprise! Nonetook them up on the offer. The Gazettetherefore fills the space by righteously mocking Liberal MP PaulSzabo for his own hilarious justification — namely, t Read More
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Scott Stinson: Jennifer Aniston and the baby food diet that doesn't exist

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http://network.nationalpost.com —  Jennifer Aniston, I’ll have you know, is a terrible role model. There is her willingness to settle for one mediocre romantic comedy after another. There is her scantily clad appearance — sweaty, no less! — in advertisements for fancy water. And now this: she’s taken to eating baby food in an effort to lose weight, leading the Toronto Star to note that “When Hollywood celebrities lose weight Read More
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Barbara Kay: Quebec's Lola seeks her cake in court

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Today the Quebec Court of Appeal is scheduled to hear arguments on the highly publicized "Eric and Lola" case. This case involved the split-up after a long conjugal attachment between a billionaire celebrity and the common law mother of his children. The case made waves last summer, when a trial judge ruled that only married spouses could claim spousal support (child support for the chi Read More
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Adrian MacNair: How to say 'no story here' in 625 words

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Who pays to make Stephen Harper look pretty?According to this article,the Conservative Party does. And I, for one, could not be more relievedto learn that the Prime Minister isn’t getting his manicures ontaxpayers' dime:It turns out the personal stylist employed by PrimeMinister Stephen Harper to primp him for public appearances is now onthe payroll of the Conservative party, not taxpayers.Ho Read More
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Tim Mak: Randslide in Kentucky leaves Tea Party facing a serious challenge

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http://network.nationalpost.com —  The Kentucky GOP Senate primary ended in a ‘Randslide’ Tuesdayevening, with Tea Party favourite Rand Paul blowing byestablishment-backed Trey Grayson by nearly twenty-five points. Thequestion for Rand Paul now is whether he can withstand the comingattacks of the general election.This November, Paul will face Democratic Attorney General JackConway for the Senate seat vacated by baseball lege Read More
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David Frum: Rand Paul's victory is no reason to celebrate

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http://network.nationalpost.com —  Rand Paul’svictory in the Kentucky Republican primary is obviously a depressingevent for those who support strong national defense and rationalconservative politics. In another year, such a victory would be aprelude to a Republican defeat in the general election. This yearhowever the tide is running so strongly with the GOP that … well … thatRand Paul may benefit from the political rule so Read More
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Lorne Gunter: Hi, we're from Europe. We want you to pay for our mistakes

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Supposed you had afriend or neighbour or maybe some distant relative who showed up onyour doorstep one day asking for a significant amount of cash.You see, your pleader had been kind of foolish. He'd gambled a lot ofmoney and lost. To top it all off, he'd overspent, wildly. He hadlittle intention of mending his spendthrift ways. That would be hard.Besides he was sure good times would retu Read More
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Keith Beardsley: Why Paul Szabo is afraid of Sheila Fraser

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http://network.nationalpost.com — Thereare media reports that the Auditor General in Nova Scotia has called inthe RCMP to investigate four former members and one sitting member ofthe Nova Scotia legislature.No surprise then that our federal MPs turned tail and ran at even the suggestion that Sheila Fraser look at their books.One of the stupidest excuses was from Paul Szabo, the same MP whowent on a witch hunt to track down every Read More
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