Poor potato crop leaves processors short of spuds
Canada is facing a potato shortage, mainly because of poor growing conditions last summer. That has sent wholesale prices for some spuds soaring and forced processors such as Toronto-based McCain Foods Ltd. to temporarily close some plants.
Ontarians wait up to 30 weeks for key tests
Waiting lists for common exams to detect major diseases are growing at an alarming and outrageous pace in Ontario, says the National Post.
The Waiting lists are longest ever
, One million people waiting for medical treatments
, A Hostpital
with no nurses or beds, and, Medical errors killing thousands
Over the pond... more bad news. 36-hour hospital wait for 87-year-old
, and worse yet, Woman dies 'after hospital wait'
Bad news for govt. run health care, or media hype?
Homer Simpson is Canadian, says Groening.
In Montreal for a performance of "The Simpsons", Matt Groening noted his dad was born in Canada and Homer is named for him so... "That would make Homer Simpson a Canadian"
He goes on to say the show will be on for at least another 14 years.
That should give us something to talk abio
were last night in Newfoundland
. Nickelback got Best Single, Best Rock Album and Best Group. Daniel Lanois was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame
I'm stuck in Ohio, did anyone see it? I would image The Barenaked Ladies
made great hosts, am I right?
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