Archive for May 3rd, 2012

What are you thinking Wally Oppal?

- May 3rd, 2012

Does this make sense?

“Pickton commissioner makes cameo in Uwe Boll film”

Wally Oppal says he filmed a short scene over the weekend for the movie Bailout, directed by Uwe Boll.

The film follows a character played by actor Dominic Purcell who loses his job during the financial crisis and takes his revenge by assassinating bank executives.

via Pickton commissioner makes cameo in Uwe Boll film – Arts & Entertainment – CBC News.

Who’s Uwe Boll? “The worst filmmaker in the world.”

Lougheed tops poll of best premiers in last 40 years

- May 3rd, 2012
Peter Lougheed on the stump

Oct. 28, 1982: Premier Peter Lougheed tells St. Albert faithful this is no time to rest on their Conservative laurels." Edmonton Sun photo by Robert Taylor.

The Institute for Research on Public Policy, an independent think tank based in Montreal, is celebrating 40 years of existence and, as part of that celebration, it surveyed 30 “eminent historians, political scientists, economists, journalists and policy advisers” to determine who was Canada’s best premier in those 40 years. Read more…