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Election ad review: Ready (and repeating vs busting the narrative)
After months of the Conservatives carpet-bombing the air waves with an ad declaring Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau just not ready, the Liberals finally responded with an ad of their own yesterday: Ready. While many initially dismissed the Conservative ad as ...
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Haters were going to call Eglinton-Lawrence a loss for Trudeau no matter what
When the narrative is against you, events don't matter -- they'll be twisted to suit the desired message no matter what. Such is the case these days with Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party, and Sunday's nomination in Eglinton-Lawrence offers a compelling ...
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Firefighters run towards fires; politicians run away
Stephen Harper's forest fire firefighter photo-op gone wrong this week reminded me of the time a campaign I was involved in was faced with a similar fire-related choice. In the summer election of 2004, I was helping with communications in Skeena-Bulkley Val...
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Big news out of Canada this morning, as Future Shop is shutting down and consolidating with parent company Best Buy. Competition from online retailers like Amazon is eating their lunch. Retailers are serving as the physical showcase for people to touch and feel before buying cheaper online.
Future Shop has closed all its stores across Canada with employees being informed as they showed up to work Saturday morning, according
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Interesting new smartphones this week from Samsung, BlackBerry, HTC, Microsoft and others. What was your favourite new #smartphone  from #mwc15?
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Confusing Canadians about coalitions to score political points
We hear a lot about coalitions these days, and it seems
clear there’s a bit of confusion out there about what it means and just what
the post-election options for cooperation are – confusion likely deliberately
spread by the NDP. I was canvassing in Scarbor...
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Firefighters run towards fires; politicians should stay out of the way
Stephen Harper's forest fire firefighter photo-op gone wrong this week reminded me of the time a campaign I was involved in was faced with a similar fire-related choice. In the summer election of 2004, I was helping with communications in Skeena-Bulkley Val...
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Ignore the shiny Senate distraction: It really is the economy, and Harper things you're stupid
The National Post 's John Ivison makes a good living floating trial balloons and framing announcements on behalf of The Harper Government, so his offering Thursday night certainly got the attention of official Ottawa: Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Saska...
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Big news out of Canada this morning, as Future Shop is shutting down and consolidating with parent company Best Buy. Competition from online retailers like Amazon is eating their lunch. Retailers are serving as the physical showcase for people to touch and feel before buying cheaper online.
Future Shop has closed all its stores across Canada with employees being informed as they showed up to work Saturday morning, according
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Have him in circles
294 people
Scott Tribe's profile photo
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  • IT World Canada
    Assistant Editor, 2012 - present
  • Computer Dealer News
    Assistant Editor, 2010 - 2012
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A BCer at heart now living in Toronto. Technology journalist, Canucks fan, political junkie and life-long Liberal. 
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  • Carleton University
    1996 - 2000