WTF: The rest of the week in news

Wondering WTF happened this week in Montreal? Us too. We’ve got the unfolding UPAC soap opera, a former spy/doctor with stage-four cancer and the death of a legendary sandwich. Plus: the pope’s pajamas!

Quebec, Ink — Who you gonna call?

Quebec anglophones are not a community — we are part of many communities. They include our francophone spouses, colleagues and neighbours, just as they do our Arab friends, Hellenic bosses and Hispanic teammates. The same is true of most urban Quebec francophones.

Quebec, Ink: Pardon my French, Pauline

For anglos like me, speaking French has become just as difficult as writing it, because now I have to think carefully before talking, lest I give away my mother tongue by using the wrong gender for a fucking pamplemousse.