Archive for March 2015

Citizen X on Canada and the Great Golden State .. as observed from the north end of Monterey Bay

Mar 30th, 2015 | By Counterweights Editors | Category: USA Today

We are now back in this cold northern country, happy to see that L. Frank Bunting has been keeping the office furniture at least slightly warm. We tasked the irrepressible Citizen X with preparing this season’s report on the seminar series with our Bay Area technical advisors and consultants, with special reference to the more [...]



In California again .. East Bay Area and Santa Cruz, rememberin’ how relaxin’ it was at Camarillo in 1946 (and 1947)

Mar 16th, 2015 | By Counterweights Editors | Category: In Brief

Everyone in the office here except Bunting will be off to California this coming March 17, 2015, for another hard-working seminar series with our Bay Area technical advisors and consultants. We will be back in Toronto for the weekend of March 28–29. The next counterweights posting will appear during the week that begins on Monday, [...]



Nous le Nord : giving Drake a key to the city in “the most open-minded place you can find yourself”

Mar 12th, 2015 | By Randall White | Category: Entertainment

According to Paul Rimstead (I think), Bud Grant, the old Winnipeg Blue Bombers coach from the USA, used to say that “Canadians should be more like Texans.” Today it might be said that Stephen Harper from Alberta has now realized this dream. And whether you approve or not is the main ballot question in this [...]