Quebec’s legislature formally asks merchants to drop “Bonjour-Hi,” and to instead warmly greet clients with “Bonjour, die.”
A former escort is running for Groupe Mélanie Joly, and you can now file your many and sundry language complaints to the Office québécois de la langue française online.
Are anglo Quebecers being subjected to some kind of cultural genocide? No — but many think they are.
Do Quebec anglos feel like a disenfranchised minority? Only when the media tells them that they should.
Did you miss the craziness of 2012? This week, City Hall got raided by Quebec’s anti-corruption squad and an Italian eatery got raided by the language cops. Plus, a famously aggressive police officer got checked into the psych ward and Mr. Sidewalk’s Charbonneau Commission testimony provided some comic relief.