The great Canadian sitcom curse

Tonight’s the night Ôø? the premiere of the most promising Canadian sitcom in ages, Rideau Hall on the CBC at 7:30 p.m.Actually, the premiere was back in January, when two one-hour specials aired back to back: Rideau Hall and An American in Canada (which will...

Pushing string

Frustrating campaigning against the BC Blancmange. Campbell’s central promise is a dramatic tax cut within the first 90 days, and that within four years the lowest two tax brackets will pay the lowest income taxes in all of Canada. (They already pay the third- to second-lowest, according to the Fraser Institute.) How much will the tax cut be? Won’t say. How much will it cost? Won’t cost a dime, because