09 August 2015

#8 No One to Find You at Sea

While hacking and slashing at budgets, many an essential service gets in the way and ends up amputated and lying on the floor. Having decried the previous government’s cutting of a weather station in Newfoundland and restoring it when taking power with their first minority government, they turned around on the occasion of their first majority government and moved two search and rescue offices a little further from the oceans where the scary troubles happen.

Yes, Halifax is still on the Atlantic, but arguably further from the action of colder iceberg filled currents coming from the Arctic and Peterborough…well Sarah Palin might be able to see the Atlantic from there, but I don’t think anyone else can.

Further reading here.

Have you ever been
to sea, Billy? How about
to Peterborough?

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