The best calls to the Rant Line this month.
The inquiry into construction corruption and organized crime returns with its season premiere next week. Let’s see what hijinks France, Tony & the gang get up to this year.
The St-Laurent Merchants’ Association is spending $30,000 to dress up the street’s empty storefronts with work by local artists. Will that be enough to draw businesses back to the Main?
Whether the mayors are unindicted co-conspirators or unconscious morons does not change the fact that the political party system — essentially imposed on larger Quebec municipalities since the ‘70s — ensures that corruption continues unabated.
Anyone who takes the 105 or 90 bus on a regular basis can tell you that, between the superhospital, the sewer overhaul and the nearby road construction, the stars have aligned to create perhaps one of the biggest traffic clusterfucks in the city.