Tim’s Newsletter

Tim Rourke
Stuff I write because I am really very smart. Mostly current events and daily life.
Created 13 Jan 2021
  • The Main Issue of the Pandemic
    22 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    Aha, Caitlin Johnstone has finally brought her covid19 ideas out into the open where I may focus my mighty intellect upon them. She has not been really clear about it, and seemed to be skating on the ...
  • I’m a Panda Hugger.
    19 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    There is getting to be a lot of play in social media about a coming head-on conflict with China. I do not think it will actually happen, because the ‘powers that be’ know they would lose it. What is m...
  • What’s Wrong about Vuong
    14 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    For some weeks now my internet feeds have been full of squawk about the situation in my riding federal of Spadina Fort York. This situation says so much about the present disfunction of our society an...
  • Are the Lights Going Out Again?
    09 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Time to Cancel Remembrance Day and Instead, Remember. Some people have started asking versions of this question. Some are asking whether, if the lights go out this time, there will be any lifetime, ju...
  • The Covid War
    03 Nov 2021 • 7 min read
    There was never any good reason for the Covid pandemic to last so long and to be so destructive. The science of epidemology is well advanced and its students have long been in place in the public heal...
  • The Assange Syndrome 2.0
    31 Oct 2021 • 11 min read
    What this is I am saying some things which I think need to be said about Julian Assange. Since I think this is a particularly important topic, I want to make it accessible to as many people as possibl...
  • The Assange Syndrome
    29 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    Another installment of the long running Kangaroo trial of Julian Assange has concluded. They seem to be bringing him out of his prison every three to six months to show what they can do to insiders wh...
  • Where does the Pandemic End?
    27 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    Here is a review of the webinar “How To Top the Pandemic” I watched recently. It was very informative. You can watch it here. It is pretty long, over three hours, but it had a large panel of well info...
  • Here is my ‘Vax Card’
    24 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    I just downloaded my new Proof of Vaccination card from the Government of Canada. Now I can fly anywhere I want, except I will not be for at least the next year. I do not have a crystal ball so I have...
  • What is so Rank about Ranked ballots?
    21 Oct 2021 • 8 min read
    Lately there has been a flare up in the media forums about the statements of the Ontario provincial Liberal leader, Del Duca, about his intentions regarding voting reform and particularly the Ranked B...
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