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U.S. election celebrations, Vancouver-style [photos]
Obama's victory was sweet.
Nov 6th, 2012
Canada tightens border ahead of Obama-Romney showdown
"It is very difficult, if not impossible, to pretend to like hockey,” warned an RCMP spokesperson about Americans trying to pass as a Canadian at the border.
Oct 10th, 2012
Alpha Liberals help Democrats roar back to life
Barack Obama, Michelle Obama and Bill Clinton stomp all over the stereotype of the "weak" and ineffective Democrat.
Sep 7th, 2012
Ann Romney's poignant desperation
Aug 31st, 2012
Mitt Romney speech at GOP convention: live blog
Mitt Romney makes his pitch to be the next President of the United States. Actor Clint Eastwood makes a strange and unexpected appearance.
Aug 30th, 2012
Isaac delays GOP Convention: nature's revenge on climate change deniers?
Tropical Storm Isaac forced the cancellation of the opening day of festivities for the U.S. Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida. Given the GOP leadership's denial of climate...
Aug 26th, 2012
PACs and super PACs: how the rich are buying the 2012 U.S. election
Rich super PAC donors have a giant influence in the 2012 presidential race. Republican candidate Newt Gingrich, for example, may be irrelevant were it not for billionaire Sheldon Adelman.
Mar 26th, 2012
U.S. pipeline opponents take on Keystone XL with 24-hour petition blitz
With U.S. Senators poised to push the pipeline project through, environmental groups rally the opposition with a joint campaign and 24-hour petition against Keystone XL.
Feb 13th, 2012
The lynching of Ron Paul
Was the recent hacking job by Anonymous a targeted attempt to bring down Republican candidate Ron Paul?
Feb 2nd, 2012
Mitt Romney, Republican pickup artist: video
Look out, Newt: in a new parody skit, Romney seduces Americans using trips from "The Game," a pickup artist's bible.
Jan 28th, 2012