Re: Doug Ford and Recent Polling 

From the Globe and Mail: “A poll Friday of 1,228 people by Forum Research for the Toronto Star had Mr. Tory at 41 per cent, Mr. Ford at 34 per cent and Ms. Chow at 19 per cent. A poll the same day of 1,054 people by Mainstreet Technologies put Mr. Tory at 45 per […]

What it looks like when Brad Pitt does patois

You, Gentle Reader, be the judge.  You’ve seen the Rob Ford Steak Queen video with the mayor showing off his dialect capabilities.   Here’s a sub-titled version in case you couldn’t get it all by ear.  (Your Working girl only prays His Honour doesn’t start rolling with Newfoundlanders.)  Now check out Brad Pitt in Meet Joe Black. […]

Your Working Girl’s 2013 Hall of Fame

Much has happened in 2013 and lots of it is a bit quirky.  Here are a few things Your Working Girl would like to take note of. The Grant Officer of the Year Award John Cook – For not making the easy call.  Cook researched well-deserving community groups to find a home for the […]

Gawker does it again

John Cook, editor of has gone and done it again. And for that, Mr Cook is Your Working Girl’s leading nominee for two illustrious awards. Your Working Girl thinks her Gentle Readers remember the gentleman.  He’s the fellow who broke the story about sketchy Toronto mayor, Rob Ford, smoking crack cocaine in a video.  […]

I choose Gawker

Your Working Girl has fallen gracefully to her dainty knees as she beseechingly asks what in the name of Holy Mary, Mother of God do our elected politicians have in store to punish us with this day.   To get up in the morning this week is to have a case of news-induced vertigo descend as […]