NB teachers sick of students, thankful for March Break

teacherFrom Shawn on “The Manatee”: NB teachers sick of students, thankful for March Break

New Brunswick — The forecast is calling for sunshine for the next several days, and New Brunswick teachers are interpreting this as pathetic fallacy as it coincides with the start of March Break. “What’s pathetic fallacy you might ask?” said Grade 10 teacher Suzanna Marchand. “It’s when human emotion is attributed to aspects of nature, like… 

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Snowbound MLAs devolve Legislature into lawless state of nature

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: Snowbound MLAs devolve Legislature into lawless state of nature

Fredericton — In a scene ripped from the pages of Lord of the Flies, the New Brunswick Legislature has devolved into a state of lawlessness and primitive tribal warfare. Snowbound MLAs, trapped in the Legislature since this weekend’s massive blizzard, have abandoned the system of laws that govern the province and have embraced a constant…

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Fitch says premier irresponsible, dreamy

From Shawn on “The Manatee”: Fitch says premier irresponsible, dreamy

New Brunswick — Opposition Leader Bruce Fitch says that devilishly handsome Premier Brian Gallant is being irresponsible by reducing the number of civil servants for political reasons. “I wonder if the premier can assure civil servants and the general public that in his systematic firing of deputy ministers, directors and people in the civil service,… 

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