Trudeau Liberal Government’s CanCon Mandarins IGNORE “Cuphead”, the Grant-Free, Made-In-Canada, Smash Hit Video Game

By Josh Lieblein It's critically acclaimed. It's a blast to play and beautiful to look at. It's a commercial success, with over 100,000 downloads in 3 days and on pace to break plenty of records. It's currently on the tip of the tongue of every gaming pundit worth their controller as they intensely debate whether … Continue reading Trudeau Liberal Government’s CanCon Mandarins IGNORE “Cuphead”, the Grant-Free, Made-In-Canada, Smash Hit Video Game

How Kathleen Wynne Wins By Losing

Photo Credit: CTV By Josh Lieblein Normally you wouldn't use the expression "spoiled for choice" to describe Ontarians, but when it comes to reasons to hate their Premier, they've got more options than they can count. And that's a problem. One list I saw floating around Twitter this week included actionable items as diverse as school closings, the … Continue reading How Kathleen Wynne Wins By Losing

The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 4): Laughing Gas and Ads Bonanza

This week Graeme and Josh look at Ontario government and party ads, including how recent changes to legislation may have affected fundraising and rules for both types of ads. But first, Josh gives us an update on the Gas Plant Trial. At the end we also discuss what the hell a Red Tory means, and … Continue reading The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 4): Laughing Gas and Ads Bonanza

The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 3): Muddy Fields and New Seats

This week Graeme and Josh look at the changes to the Electoral Boundaries Act and then go over Conservative Leader Patrick Brown's and Premier Kathleen Wynne's tiff over some (choice?) wording Brown used last week. But first, Josh tells us about his experience trudging through muck in bucolic Walton where the Ontario party leaders attended … Continue reading The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 3): Muddy Fields and New Seats

The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 2): Should I Stay or Should I Go?

This week Graeme Gordon and Josh Lieblein look at which MPPs in the Liberal Party of Ontario have left, are leaving, haven't decided, and are staying. We also go over some developments from the Sudbury bribery trial during last week's proceedings, including Premier Wynne taking the stand to give testimony. (Let us be VERY clear, … Continue reading The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 2): Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Interview with Google Manifesto creator James Damore (August 15)

The author of the Google memo, software engineer James Damore, decided to do his first interviews with two popular and controversial Canadian YouTube vloggers shortly after being fired at the start of August. In a wide-ranging interview I asked Damore back on August 15 about why he chose to do interviews with these two Canadian … Continue reading Interview with Google Manifesto creator James Damore (August 15)

The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 1)

The No Wynne Scenario Podcast is a new show hosted by Graeme Gordon and Josh Lieblein. As we explain in the inaugural episode, our podcast is going to focus primarily on reviewing the Ontario Liberal Party's reign over Queen's Park in the last decade-and-a-half, but we'll also hold no punches when discussing the Ontario NDP … Continue reading The No Wynne Scenario Podcast (Ep. 1)