Why we’re all conspiracy theorists

Why we’re all conspiracy theorists

The street I live on has a chat group, which I usually avoid. But last year I was alerted to one exchange. Someone was moving in from another province, and asked about the quality of the tap water here, i.e. whether she should use a filter. Which prompted one of my...
The myth of the $200 chicken

The myth of the $200 chicken

When a friend of mine was on vacation abroad, he ran into some Americans. Learning that he was from Canada, they said they could never live in such a “socialist” country. One where chicken costs $200 at the grocery store. Huh? My friend was understandably puzzled. And...