Captain Ahab joins the Canadian Navy

Written by Gary Whittaker

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The submarines would also present a target for terrorists. They attack with vans, plans and cargo containers (okay, this last one I got only from movies, but you never know…). There is little a diesel-fuelled submarine will be defend against known terrorist capabilities, so that’s rules them out.

That leaves foreign fishing boats, Green Peace and Whales as they only potential targets left forrepparttar Canadian Navy. Do we have a Captain Ahab leadingrepparttar 125948 Canadian Navy? Doubtful, since there are some Canadian boat tours that add Whale sightseeing as an incentive to pay good money for a three-hour tour.

That leavesrepparttar 125949 Spanish fishing boats. They have continuously ignored warning byrepparttar 125950 Canadian government about fishing in their waters. The fishing industry is in decline, withrepparttar 125951 Maritime Provinces beingrepparttar 125952 most affected, as they have become Canada’s own 3rd world nation. Could Canadians have paid 750 million dollars to deterrepparttar 125953 Spanish? There own version of a new cold war? There is no other explanation for it. No other reason for it, other than to scare awayrepparttar 125954 Spanish boats, orrepparttar 125955 fish from underrepparttar 125956 Spanish boats and drive them to Canadian nets. Either way, after a quarter of a billion dollars in initial cost, with hundreds of millions more in maintenance and repair costs, and now 1 human life, Canadians are paying dearly. To be insulted for your national defense is one thing, but to have a government force Canadians pay forrepparttar 125957 upkeep of those insults is more than just a slap inrepparttar 125958 face, it is a reason to fight back.

Gary Whittaker is the editor of T.E.N Magazine, a webzine with balls. Check out more articles at

The Renaissance

Written by Amber Whitman

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Added to this wererepparttar humanists. They proposed to educaterepparttar 125947 whole person and placed emphasis not only on intellectual achievements, but also on physical and moral development. This isrepparttar 125948 method that has moved into today’s education as well. It is a compilation of different achievements and teachings to round out an individual’s knowledge, and, as isrepparttar 125949 case today, people became more interested in music andrepparttar 125950 arts. Many people began singing and took up musical instruments, much as they do in today’s society, with music being a huge influence. Literature andrepparttar 125951 arts began to flourish with a turning toward art inspired by nature.

Above all,repparttar 125952 Renaissance movement left us fantastic monuments of artistic beauty that, even today, define our western culture.

I am 35 years old. I have one son. I have been in a relationship for 11 years now. I grew up in British Columbia, with my grandparents. Some of my family live here, but we are not close. I have been writing since my youth. I also enjoy cooking, gardening, decorating, reading, shopping, and the outdoors.

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