A Reimagined NAFTA Ain’t Seeming So Nifty

You may or may not be aware that the U.S., Canada and Mexico are in the process of renegotiating NAFTA (the North American Free Trade Agreement). And it hasn't been going well (according to the UK's...

Feting Spain and the Handwashing World

Upon researching dates of note for the month of October, I discovered that the 12th is "Fiesta Nacional de España" – basically, the Spanish equivalent of the Fourth of July. Now, I don't know much about...

No Jive Turkey for Sayin’ Happy Thanksgiving!

It may seem strange to our American ones, but we've got to wish our Canadian readers, "Happy Thanksgiving!" In Canada, they celebrate it on the second Monday in October, because I imagine that's closer to...

RIP Hugh Hefner and Protesting on Bended Knee

The world has lost a great man with the death of Hugh Hefner. He did much to change the way that a lot of folks felt about celebrating the naked female body proudly in a public forum rather than a shamefully...