- The new show, Power Play, replacing Mike Duffy Live, started this week. It seems balanced and unbiased, at least the clips I have watch. The link to see the show online is http://watch.ctv.ca/news/ctv-national-news/feb-6/#clip137644
- The man who could break the record and get 8 gold metals at the Olympics realized what the Internet really means. Micheal Phelps was caught on film smoking a marijuana pipe. He was suspended from the US swim team for 3 months. Its another reason why you shouldn’t worship sports heroes. http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20090205/phelps_suspension_090206/20090206?hub=CTVNewsAt11
- The budget passed this week with the 6 Newfoundland MP’s voting against with the NDP and Bloc and with the rest of the Liberals and all the Conservatives voting for it. Though the voting against the party and budget does send a message to Harper, it may also show Iggy’s ability to control his caucus- not very strong.
- The replica of the Silver Dart, the first plane to fly in the British Empire, was took off from Hamilton airport this week, everything went well. http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2009/02/06/silverdart-hamilton.html?ref=rss