Tag Archives: Robert Fife

St. George’s portrait and fables the media tell, Part II

he story’s always the same these days when Paul Martin slips into the news again. Mr. Dithers (the media moniker for the former PM) is forgotten and St. George, the fearless deficit-slaying finance minister, rides boldly across the stage. And … Continue reading

Posted in All media, CBC | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on

St. George’s portrait and fables the media tell, Part II

Reporters miss part of story

My local Halifax paper, the Chronicle- Herald has a beautifully written Canadian Press story on its front page about Brigette DePape’s anti-Harper protest during yesterday’s Speech from the Throne. Yes, beautifully written — except for one thing. The story by … Continue reading

Posted in Canadian Press, CBC Radio, CBC TV, Chronicle Herald, CTV, Globe and Mail | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on

Reporters miss part of story