Wally Hourback lives and works in North Bay, Ontario.
Signs of Impending Cultural Doom #1
Wally Hourback uploads the first of a new series of probes into our cultural conditions–as viewed from North Bay, OntarioRead More
Some Thoughts about academic elitism, Postcolonial Impulses, and northern British Columbia
Wally Hourback takes time out from fixing his truck to file a column from North Bay about “Postcolonialism” in Prince George, B.C.Read More
Rioting Police, Mayors Who Won’t March and other stories
Wally Hourback, writing from North Bay, comments on some recent news itemsRead More
Julian Assange As Sexual Predator
Our North Bay correspondant tries to figure out what’s really going on with the sexual assault charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is facing, and why he’s facing themRead More
Ankle Lickers, and Other Things We Don’t Understand in North Bay
Wally Hourback thinks the Toronto media has been bird-dogging the wrong writer.Read More
Hey, look at the positives!
Our correspondant in North Bay, Wally Hourback, tries to comfort Torontonians about having elected Rob Ford as its new mayor. He thinks there’ll be a bright side.Read More
The Silly Season comes to Toronto in January
Wally Hourback thinks Toronto has lost its mind, on several frontsRead More
Unkindest of the Kind: No-Euthanasia Policies and Other Kinds of Madness
Wally Hourback has some not-quite kind words for Tim Trow and the animal rights activists who were arrested for animal cruelty at the Toronto Humane Society..Read More
World Cup, eh?
North Bay’s Wally Hourback has some remarks about the officiating in soccer’s World Cup tournamentRead More
Wally Hourback files one of his occasional reports from North Bay, this one about mountain climbers leaving people to die, Christians waking up to the Da Vinci Code , and the National Post channelling the CIA once again.Read More