Marni Soupcoff

Marni Soupcoff: Oh, good, now we're weaponizing retired Supremes

Marni Soupcoff: Oh, good, now we're weaponizing retired Supremes

2 days ago   |   National Post

As Mark Twain once said: “A good lawyer knows the law; a clever one takes the judge to lunch.” Jody Wilson-Raybould's consulting former Supreme Court Justice Thomas Albert...
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Marni Soupcoff: What our love/ate relationship with pigs says about humanity

Marni Soupcoff: What our love/ate relationship with pigs says about humanity

8 days ago   |   National Post

While looking at the news coverage of Chinese New Year this week, I spent more time than I usually do considering pigs - which granted is not saying a lot since pigs don't crop...
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Julia Holter Scores New British TV Show “Pure”

14 days ago   |   Pitchfork

A “comedy drama series about 24-year-old Marnie who is plagued by disturbing sexual thoughts”
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Marni Soupcoff: How to fix Canadian universities? Go private

Marni Soupcoff: How to fix Canadian universities? Go private

15 days ago   |   National Post

According to Reason magazine's blog, American businessman Bob Luddy is launching a private university in North Carolina that will charge students US$11,000 a year in tuition...
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Marni Soupcoff: Do we really need the government to tell us what to eat?

Marni Soupcoff: Do we really need the government to tell us what to eat?

23 days ago   |   National Post

After over two years of consultation and even more years of evidence review, Health Canada has released the new Canada's Food Guide. It's probably impossible to produce an...
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The Best Pictures From the Men's Fashion Shows

23 days ago   |   NY Times

We'll be updating throughout the month with our favorite images from the runways.
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Marni Soupcoff: Sen. Rand Paul's Canadian prescription: ‘capitalistic medicine'

Marni Soupcoff: Sen. Rand Paul's Canadian prescription: ‘capitalistic medicine'

30 days ago   |   National Post

Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul is coming to Canada for hernia surgery. The charges that this is hypocritical of Sen. Paul, who is a vocal critic of socialized medicine, are...
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Google's Balloon Internet Service Gets High-Powered Advisors

1 month ago   |   Fortune

Google's Loon unit, which uses high-altitude balloons to provide wireless connectivity to remote or storm-ravaged areas, is getting some high-profile advisors. Cellular pioneer...
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Marni Soupcoff: ‘Death by misadventure' an inadequate way to describe a tragedy

Marni Soupcoff: ‘Death by misadventure' an inadequate way to describe a tragedy

1 month ago   |   National Post

As surprised as I was to read this week's news story about a Toronto woman who died after becoming trapped in a clothing donation bin - firefighters who cut open the box to get...
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Marni Soupcoff: What's happening to free speech in Vietnam can happen here

Marni Soupcoff: What's happening to free speech in Vietnam can happen here

1 month ago   |   National Post

The thought of government setting down Internet ground rules to protect private information and prevent repeats of Facebook's data scandal may seem attractive. But that's...
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Trump admits he 'didn't need to' declare national emergency but wants to get...

Trump admits he 'didn't need to' declare national emergency but wants to get the border wall 'done faster'

President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency to obtain funding for a wall along the US-Mexico border. During his announcement, Trump said, "I didn't need to... Read more ...

Following lung cancer surgery, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

Following lung cancer surgery, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg back at work

The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has returned to work at the building for the first time since undergoing lung cancer surgery in late December. Read more ...

Supreme Court to decide if the Trump administration can rig the Census to...

Supreme Court to decide if the Trump administration can rig the Census to favor white people

Last month, a federal district judge held that the Trump administration repeatedly failed to comply with legally required procedures when it added a question to the 2020 Census... Read more ...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance just a quarter of the 200-plus miles he wanted. Read more ...

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

An online petition calls for selling Montana for $1 trillion to "eliminate the national debt." Read more ...

Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm...

Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm national security

President Donald Trump on Friday morning announced that he will sign a national state of emergency to build the border wall Congress refused to fund. Citing the “monstrous... Read more ...

Guy pretends to get stood up at Outback Steakhouse on Valentine's Day so...

Guy pretends to get stood up at Outback Steakhouse on Valentine's Day so strangers would pay his bill

Well, this is one way to celebrate. Read more ...

Snow ice cream is the best use for snow

Snow ice cream is the best use for snow

Snow days just got sweeter. Read more ...

It's a girl! Berlin zoo's baby polar bear has 1st checkup

It's a girl! Berlin zoo's baby polar bear has 1st checkup

Berlin's Tierpark zoo says its latest baby polar bear is "a perky, strong girl." Read more ...

Trump 'too unstable to carry out duties,' Weld says while launching campaign

Trump 'too unstable to carry out duties,' Weld says while launching campaign

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld called President Donald Trump incompetent and divisive as he kicked off his presidential campaign. Read more ...