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The blog before Christmas (reprise)

A few years ago, I wrote an online ditty based on Clement Moore’s classic Christmas poem and I thought I’d update it a bit and share it with you again (with apologies to Mr. Moore).  

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Putting off the Ritz

There’s a Canadian federal election in full swing. Or should I say in full baby swing – as in fun if you’re in it, but other than that quite dull. It’s the same old posturing, spinning and name calling we … Continue reading

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Toronto vs. Montreal

Montreal is cinq à sept. Toronto is more like… Sanka. (Groan.)

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The old joke I alluded to on Inside PR #106

Inside PR #106, taped before a live studio audience at Third Tuesday Toronto, is available for download. For anyone who listens and wonders about the old joke I alluded to, here it is: What’s the difference between advertising and PR? … Continue reading

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They started a joke…

With apologies to the Bee Gees, but this joke didn’t start ‘the whole world crying’. It was more like a frustrated sigh of bemusement. It happened a week ago, on the stalwart CBC Radio interview show, ‘As It Happens’*. I … Continue reading

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Don’t look a gift blog…

… in the word-of-mouth… What I mean to say (if you’ve recovered from that pun) is that blogging is hard work: write; edit; publish; repeat ad infinitum. Sure, it’s fun and rewarding but there’s no mistaking the commitment. And every … Continue reading

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But seriously ladies and germs…

True confession: I used to be a comedy writer/performer a long time ago (I even collaborated on a political joke book). And since I now have this forum, I’m taking the liberty of posting a few jokes and puns. Feel … Continue reading

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