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Without the nudity in Playboy, what's left?

October
15
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2015
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HUNDREDS OF thousands of older men across North America might be forgiven for weeping…. Their childhood bible to a sexual awakening, Playboy magazine is turning the page, and as of early next year, will no longer publish naked...

We'll miss Jann Bailey for many reasons

October
14
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2015
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WE'LL MISS HER as a good person….we'll miss her as a champion for the arts,  and we'll miss her as a good natured sparring partner. Jann Bailey was all of those ……and more. You could not  think...

Let the market place decide prices

October
13
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2015
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PEOPLE ARE FUNNY….. we often really don't know what we want. Take for example the runaway real estate market in parts of the Lower Mainland. People are carping about offshore buyers coming in…scooping up properties without much...

Greenwood's candidacy a breath of fresh air

October
9
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2015
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IN MOST election campaigns...there's enough b.s. spread around to fertilize most of the farms in the country. The campaign promises, the rhetoric that's repeated from carefully crafted scripts by those candidates who pretend they...

Harcourt like an anchor for drowning party

October
8
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2015
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THOSE WHO HAVE had their day might be best advised to stay on the sidelines, especially in a toughly contested federal election. This  is a shoe that fits former B.C. Premier Mike Harcourt, who has now actively joined the campaign to...

Clear win on trade deal will dwarf losses

October
7
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2015
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STOP US NOW if you've heard this song before. Remember the North American Free Trade Agreement? That was more than 20 years ago, and labour, and the left were warning this would be the end of our economy and freedoms. Thousands of...

Don't expect everyone to cheer for PAC

October
6
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2015
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IT'S NOT REALISTIC to expect everyone will be cheer leading for a Kamloops performing arts centre. While Kamloops Council is enthusiastically behind the $90 million proposal, and much of the business and arts community have become...

What should we believe in opinion polls?

October
5
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2015
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FOR THOSE who follow the election polls, it's little wonder they need a few bottles of Advil nearby. Each one has a different finding, and often their margin of error is so generous, whenever things change... it doesn't mean...

Candidates' words can bite them

October
2
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2015
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AND THE HITS to the dumbest of the candidates in this federal election just keep on coming. Victoria Liberal candidate Cheryl Thomas is the latest to quit the election race, over remarks she made on Facebook about Muslims and Jews. This comes...

Mining shouldn't be a dirty word at TRU

October
1
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2015
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THEY SAY academics often live in a world apart from the rest of us, and the latest tempest in a teapot at Thompson Rivers University seems to be evidence of that. It developed after one of the professors caught wind of the wording in what's...