Wednesday Night #1377
July 23, 2008, 1 Comment

See photos and more We have the great joy of the presence of our son Marc and his brilliant wife Jean from Singapore. Sa ...

Wednesday Night #1366 – The Report
May 7, 2008, 1 Comment

We talked about the moon which made me think about Odysseus who must have spent a lot of time looking at it as he was tr ...

Wednesday Night #1356
February 27, 2008, 4 Comments

We welcome two new faces this week, guest experts, who bring knowledge of at least three extremely pertinent topics to t ...

Wednesday Night #1345 – with Marc Garneau
December 12, 2007, No Comments

Photos of the evening by Robert Galbraith The timing of Mr. Garneau’s first visit to Wednesday Night could not pos ...

Wednesday Night #1334
September 26, 2007, 1 Comment

26 September 2007 This is National Biotechnology Week which we would have expected to produce great chest-thumping from ...

Wednesday Night #1326
August 1, 2007, 4 Comments

1 August 2007 It is indeed the Dog Days of Summer and we feel appropriately listless (despite Peter Trent’s avowal ...

Wednesday Night #1259 – Dr. René Roy and Cuba
April 19, 2006, No Comments

19 April 2006 Introduction Appropriately for the 45th anniversary of the disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion [see also archi ...

Wednesday Night #1224: the Singapore model
August 17, 2005, No Comments

Who runs our society? The pithy report delivered by one Wednesday Nighter on Ralph Nader’s recent lecture on civic ...

Wednesday Night #864 – China
September 23, 1998, No Comments

March 18, 2008 This makes for fascinating reading 10 years later. Note the absence of any reference to environmental con ...

Wednesday Night #777 Avro Arrow
January 22, 1997, 1 Comment

Photo credit: John Major/Postmedia News Files The Arrow’s debut to the world as it was pulled out of the hanger to ...