Lloyd Fournier : Lloyd is the founder of Thunderbird Rising (Thunderbird rising.com) and the recent recipient of a Humanitarian Award, an author (novels) and a freelance writer. His drill down style of writing is a throw back to classic journalism - completely objective and well researched. His work presents the reader opportunity to rethink issues.
[Allowing Anger to Sway Good Judgement is Never Wise]
One of the first authors I came across as a young man was Samuel Langhorne Clemens. His “pen name” was Mark Twain and I absolutely loved his novels: Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.
But, old Mark Twain did come up with a few axioms about life that have stayed with me even now into old age.
Two of them are most appropriate as the days quickly flip by until we face a municipal election here in Brampton, Ontario. Brampton, in so many ways struggles with self identity. It is either still a small town, with small town mentality pretending to be a whole lot more cosmopolitan than it is. Or, perhaps it is a big town struggling to maintain that unique small town feeling. Nowhere was it more evident than the recent attempt by the Ontario Liberals’ attempt to push…
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