What a Dick

To paraphrase Stephen Clarkson and Christina McCall in their award-winning biography of Pierre Elliott Trudeau "He haunts us still." (CBC)

Hack Journalism

According to the official Dog Blog counter, this is the 200th post on this blog. That gives us one up--numberwise, anyway--on the Alberta curling rink skipped by Kevin Martin. All they've managed to do is ring up a 26-game winning streak at the Brier over the last two years. Tonight, they eviscerated Manitoba's Jeff Stoughton 10-4 to claim their second consecutive Brier title. (MSN) Now, it's off to Moncton for the Men's World Championship April 3-12. Jennifer Jones, (CBC) meanwhile, will represent Canada at the Women's World Championship in Gangneung, Korea March 21-29.