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Werner Patels @ The Right Comment
Calgary, Alberta
Running and to-the-point commentary on the news
Interests: Politics, Business, Society, Entertainment, Life, History, Conservatism
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Indeed, no one does scandals the way Liberals do.
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Almost every single day, the lefties who keep dishing up one of the biggest lies told in recent decades, “man-made global warming”, discredit themselves and their fairy-tale stories more and more: Saving the planet one plateful at a time does not mean cutting back on meat, according to new research:... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2010 at The Right Comment
If anyone still has doubts about left-wing ideology and what it is really all about, here’s a recent example from Greece of what the political left stands for: mayhem, terrorism and cold-blooded murder. It’s not right-wingers who commit violent and murderous acts, but lefties. Right-wingers want everyone to be happy... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2010 at The Right Comment
Finally, there is a world leader who’s not afraid to tell the truth about Pakistan. British prime minister David Cameron, while on a state visit in India, said that Pakistan was an exporter of terrorism. We only need to look at the vast majority of terrorists embedded in the West... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2010 at The Right Comment
General Motors workers in Windsor, Ont., punched out for the last time Wednesday as the automaker closed its only remaining plant in the border city. The closure of the transmission plant puts 500 people out of work and ends GM's 90-year relationship with Windsor, once the heart of Canada's automotive... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 28, 2010 at The Right Comment
The Wall Street Journal has generated more than $2 million in ad revenue from its iPad application, the Austrian daily Die Presse reports. The WSJ was among the first newspapers to come out with a professional app for the iPad, and it seems to have paid off. Users get access... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2010 at The Right Comment
Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff might just as well pack his bags and move back to Harvard University now. His dream of becoming Canada’s next prime minister is gone, kaput. After today, just about anyone can see the attack ads the Conservatives will be running in the next election campaign: they... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2010 at The Right Comment
The British prime minister David Cameron has set up a program called National Citizen Service, a voluntary program for teenagers to spend time together and engage in community activities. This is part of the prime minister’s Big Society idea. Truth be told, the whole concept smacks of the usual left-wing... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2010 at The Right Comment
The recent “indignation” exhibited by opposition parties over Stephen Harper’s changes to the census (“long form”) has been yet another example of how devoid Liberals and the NDP have become of ideas. Instead of spending their time productively, for example, by focusing on actual problems, they have been talking about... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2010 at The Right Comment
Apple’s iPad is finally coming to Austria. The world’s most popular and most useful device goes on sale in the Alpine republic on July 23. But what is truly remarkable is the pricing of the data plans revealed by the major providers. For example, iPad users can get a monthly... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2010 at The Right Comment
Mr. Gray sees himself as a classical liberal, who believes in the liberty of the individual and who wouldn’t have government running anything in anyone’s life (“not what church you go to, or what you do in your bedroom”). In the same vein, “the economy is far better off if... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 21, 2010 at The Right Comment
A Greek investigative journalist was gunned down outside his home yesterday in an attack blamed on a far-left terrorist group. Sokratis Giolias, a 37-year-old radio journalist and popular blogger and father of one, was shot more than 15 times by terrorists carrrying 9mm pistols. via Lefties, by nature prone... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 20, 2010 at The Right Comment
In his recent column for the National Post, Jonathan Kay has done a one-eighty and now believes that those who object to the theory (and that’s what it is) of “man-made global warming” are part of some conspiratorial cabal. Kay delivered much better product when he was on sabbatical. Something... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2010 at The Right Comment
It may be that the last people in America who believe that the $862 billion economic stimulus of February 2009 created millions of net new jobs are Vice President Joe Biden and the staff economists in the White House. Yesterday, President Obama's chief economist announced that the plan had "created... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 16, 2010 at The Right Comment
According to a recent poll, people in Austria’s westernmost province Vorarlberg think highly of their neighbour Switzerland and would consider separating from Austria to join Switzerland, the Austrian daily Die Presse reports. The poll has found that 68 percent of Vorarlbergers think that Switzerland has a better economic and fiscal... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2010 at The Right Comment
As an article in the Financial Post explains today, the US government may soon be setting its sights on Apple. Like Microsoft and Google before it, Apple is likely to be harassed by the government simply for being successful: After years as a cute little niche player, Apple has suddenly... Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2010 at The Right Comment
NAACP President Ben Jealous looks at the modern Tea Party movement and sees the shadow of the White Citizens’ Council, that gentile breed of southerners, rife with respectability, that served as the white-glove wing of the Ku Klux Klan. The council cynically practiced “this sort of hide-the-ball-beneath-the-sheet behavior ... when... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 14, 2010 at The Right Comment
How would you like to make more than the British prime minister? The PM earns around £142,000 a year, but one head teacher, Mike Elms, rakes in almost £250,000: That’s how the astonishing earnings of one head teacher compare to others in the public sector. The fortune handed to Mike... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2010 at The Right Comment
Quebec is about to become the first province to offer free fertility treatments to women who are having trouble conceiving. Health Minister Yves Bolduc said in Montreal Tuesday the program will start on Aug. 5 . The province will cover up to three cycles of in-vitro fertilization. via At... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 14, 2010 at The Right Comment
Sir Peter Mandelson tells it all in his new book, The Third Man. In great detail he describes the events following the May 2010 general elections in Britain and how Gordon Brown tried to strike a coalition deal with the Liberal-Democrats. According to Mandelson, Brown was determined to stay on... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2010 at The Right Comment
It boggles the mind how stupid some people can be: "You know this is my brother who's not a psycho killer.” This is how Angus Moat, brother of serial – psycho – killer Raoul Moat, describes his deceased brother. What planet does Angus live on? His brother executed his former... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2010 at The Right Comment
Dishevelled and confused, an RCMP officer accused of killing his wife made his first appearance in an Edmonton courtroom Monday morning. Tirth Sehmbi, 36, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of his wife, Rajpinder Sehmbi. via This has "honour killing" written all over it. Why else would... Continue reading
Reblogged Jul 12, 2010 at The Right Comment
Canada can breathe a sigh of relief: the RCMP has issued an arrest warrant for Jew-hater and wannabe terrorist Salman Hossain, who has fled the country: Over the past three years, Salman Hossain has openly called for terrorist attacks in Canada, cheered the killing of Canadian troops in Afghanistan and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2010 at The Right Comment
Lorne Gunter is regularly vilified by lefties for being not just right-wing, but a card-carrying member of the far and extreme right. The joke’s on the lefties now: I used to be a Liberal — big time. There, I’ve admitted it. I handed out campaign pamphlets on a street corner... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2010 at The Right Comment