Rex Murphy (born March 1947) is a Canadian commentator and author, primarily on Canadian political and social matters.
Austin & Murphy have had too many chances. Been weak minded for ages. Hock talks sense, team need to do it on pitch.
For you language and satire geeks, here's a beautifully polysyllabic piece from Rex Murphy via
Sex, history and politics with Rex Murphy
"Blueberry picking on the Newfoundland Barrens. The horror!"
Decided on Franklin & Bash, where Pindar is afraid of what the court will find in his search history. Probably not Rex Murphy.
"In an editorial that stands with the work of Zola (J’accuse) defending Dreyfus."Fun read see PT
LOVE IT! Rex Murphy, as always, hits it home.
A must read: RexMurphy's account of a child's summer labour in Newfoundland!
Rex Murphy-"When Israel is in conflict, all other wars are relegated to the sideshow tents" by protesters on the left http…
"De-escalation is a spurious concept espoused by hippies and anarchists." - Next weeks Rex Murphy column probably
For clarity I'm the second blob at the podium from the left in the last pic. We really paxked them in. Never follow Rex Murphy.
Sex, history and politics with Rex Murphy via
Sex, history and politics with Rex Murphy [CBA National Magazine]
Blurry picture- not sure if I just met Rex Murphy or in character
Screech-Ins and now Rex Murphy, secondary embarrassment for the CBA.
Rex Murphy made me laugh, reflect on the meaning of being Canadian ...and forget that it's 3h30 earlier in
Incoming Pres thanks Rex Murphy for his "mix of sex & history & politics & law - perfect way to start the day."
Just listened and laughed with Rex Murphy
Great speech this morning by Rex Murphy in St. John's, NL!
Rex Murphy: the "civil code" of our morality is the true foundation to the rule of law in Canada
Rule of law rests on social and moral codes developed by generations before us: Rex Murphy
Rex Murphy: altruism, part of the core of Canadian social fabric, played out in Newfoundland after 9/11
Enjoying Rex Murphy's keynote at CBA conference in St John's NL.
Rex Murphy: doing the right thing is a pleasure at
Newfoundland is a lonely place - and we have some spectacular sheep: Rex Murphy has some fun at
"I'm not going to be informative, it's too early in the morning for that," Rex Murphy tells
Rex Murphy: I grew up in Newfoundland thinking we had the most ridiculous politics... and then I went to Toronto
"A triumph of hope over experience" Rex Murphy on being asked to address CBA for a second time.
"By the way I'm digressing. And I haven't begun yet," says Rex Murphy. "How can you leave the path when you're not on it?"
Rex Murphy re: Rob Ford re: God has given up on Toronto
God himself has given up on the city of Toronto: Rex Murphy
Listening to Rex Murphy at the Canadian Bar Association conference in St John's, NL.
Rex Murphy: god himself has given up on Toronto
Rex Murphy: The mighty combustion of small events, and other lessons from the First World War via
Rex Murphy is Canada's William F. Buckley Jr. A writer with acumen who is now flailing in the wake of a world that ha…
Rex Murphy on Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Universities have become factories for reinforcing opinion via
Looking for Mansbridge's and Rex Murphy's. Pretty sure I see Kevin O'Leary in the back there.
Rex Murphy on Rob Ford "In Toronto, even the pot holes are embarrassed".
Rex Murphy... Well said man, well said. I wouldn't have been so eloquent.
Hat tip to Mr. Murphy, this is just about perfect - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford - Rex Murphy
"In Toronto, even the potholes are embarrassed.". OK, Rex Murphy, that's a pretty good line.
Rex Murphy, the common sence for the commonman. Thank you
Rex Murphy has captured what almost everyone is thinking about Rob Ford
Friday A.M. editorial: Rex Murphy got it right on The National last night. Rob Ford's mayoralty is finally done.
you enjoyed watching Rex Murphy suck Doug Ford's ***
"In Toronto, even the potholes are embarrassed" - Rex Murphy on the Fordpocalypse
Rex Murphy has more than a few words to say about Here's his Point of View:
"At this stage Mayor Rob Ford is the Starship Enterprise of public buffoonishness. He has gone crudely, foolishly, offensively, where no human mayor has gone before." - Rex Murphy
"Education should be the transmission of the best of the best that has been thought or said by all mankind" - Rex Murphy
"Education is the most fundamental act of civilization" says keynote speaker Rex Murphy
I want to know why .disagrees with Rex Murphy and so many others:
Wise words from Rex Murphy. Why Rob Fords needs to resign - in triplicate. "Here's your Rex fix
I LOVED Rex Murphy's Ford rant on last night
Rex Murphy: Resign, Resign again, and then just to make sure, resign a third time.”
"In Toronto even the are embarrassed".Well said!
Check out Rex Murphy's on last night's spectacular.
Rex Murphy, who once said Rob Ford "represents the majority of people" now wants him gone.
Rex Murphy describes all what he is...lol
Rex murphy calls on Rob Ford to "Resign, resign again and just to make sure resign a 3rd time. nothing else will do"
When Rex Murphy isn't promoting human killing tarsands, he can do a great opinion piece. Watch his Rob Ford one
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is back at it. He self-checked himself into rehab today... after yet another series of revelations of Ford on a loose-lipped tear, where he was again smoking crack, dissin' Italians, Jews, women and really, really scathing talk about *** ... This might finally be the straw that breaks conservative Toronto voters' backs... Commentator Rex Murphy sums up the insult of it all rather well. Ford's days are, or at least should be, done.
@ Rex Murphy. Fords opposition made him bigger than your people allover US &CA said they feel sorry for him
Rex Murphy just killed Rob Ford, is second guessing for sure
Credit to Rex Murphy who says all that needs to be said on Ford in 3mins unlike rest of wasting entire day on it
Bravo! "Murphy shares his thoughts on the latest revelations.
Rex Murphy puts everything that needs to be said about Rob Ford into perspective, succinctly - Nothing more to be said. Yay!
When Rex Murphy from CBC tells you to resign, consider it a papel bull..
Point of View: Rex Murphy shares his thoughts on the latest revelations.
Not sure if anyone outside Canada knows Rex Murphy... When he said tonight .."even the Toronto Pot Holes are ashamed of our Mayor"... I got it.
OK I'll admit it... Rex Murphy made me laugh today. RoFo made DoFo cry.😣 .
Total truth: "Resign, resign again, and just to be sure resign a third time. Nothing else will do" - Rex Murphy
I'm going to throw this out... I think that Rob Ford should be given a chance.it pisses me off for the likes of REX MURPHY to no less than call him a sub-human.people are so quick to judge.in MY opinion at least he's getting help...bottom line is if one looks at FACTS ..THIS GUY HAS POLITICAL SAVVY ! This guy has done so much for Toronto regarding jobs ///debt reduction/so much more.everyone has problems.i know that the "smoking crack ? thing is not cool.but finally he has admitted to getting help.AS IF ...he's the only one across NL. AND CANADA MP'S .TO NOT BE DRUGGED UP . i'll keep this short...THIS GUY DOES HIS JOB ! Just look at his record .
If you haven't seen Rex Murphy's take on the Rob Ford saga tonight, this is a good watch.
Are you kidding me Rex Murphy? We're supposed to feel sorry for the biggest enabler & bully DOUG FORD? …
Rex Murphy to Rob Ford - Resign, resign again and resign one more time. Good advice, thanks Rex.
I liked a video from Rex Murphy: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford
As Rex said, " in Toronto now even the potholes are embarrassed". Well said Rex Murphy.
I was so blown away to see Rex Murphy commenting on Rob Ford. Rex Murphy is alive? People watch Rex Murphy?
(Rex Murphy: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford) has been published on Loonie Politics -
Bravo to Rex Murphy (The National) for his honest assessment of the Rob Ford saga..if you get a chance go CBC -The National to hear his intelligent synopsis -no more excuses - he nailed it for who Ford really is and the impact Ford's ignorance has had on so many Canadians.Thank you Rex!
Point of View: Rex Murphy's take on the new Rob Ford revelations.
Oh Rex Murphy. you say it so well: In Toronto even the potholes are embarrassed. Brilliant!
"Resign, resign again, and then just for clarity, resign a third time" - you gotta love Rex Murphy.
"Rob Ford is the Star Trek of politics. He has gone where no human mayors have gone before." Rex Murphy
Rex Murphy on the patio tonight starting at 6. Come join us for the Fun.
Gene Roddent Chuck Berry Blackadder to the future. Stop in at Westview Centennial Secondary School Visit the caretakers. Sweep the gym. rabble.ca's Not Rex Murphy Contest jesus was a big strappingg man. Jest so long as I don't wind up lak hym. Send the teens who murdered a cat/kitten in a microwave to jail.
Rex Murphy is steamed over Tim Horton's decision to start offering lattes and cappuccinos along the lines of Starbucks.
"Quote 'we are one through the institution of education' unquote Rex Murphy
of Ed Guest speaker Rex Murphy education has had an impact
Radioland: Former Ont premier Bob Rae is talking to CBC Radio's Rex Murphy about Jim Flaherty.
Rex Murphy: Candid Interview with Alice Munro and read 18 short stories free online via Open Culture
Hah, there are 4 things on CBC radio I don't like: Stuart Maclean (Mclean?), The Irrelevant Show, DNTO, and Rex Murphy.
Point of View: Rex Murphy compares Vladimir Putin to Barack Obama and wonders whether either leader measures up? http:/…
I'm tall and strong. I pushed my way up close. "Quit it!" Peter Mansbridge said. "Down in front!" opined Rex Murphy.
Rex Murphy not alone. Peter Mansbridge spoke at CAPP event.
It's not just Rex Murphy, Peter Mansbridge spoke at CAPP event too --
CBC reviews Rex Murphy oil conference speech but ignored when Peter Mansbridge did his
— based on attn to this item I'd say 1000x more Canadians care about Claire Martin than Rex Murphy via
Yes EZ, I know I promised but off to vet & got busy, no no word from any of the Eagle band members, no CBC s Peter Mansbridge must of got panicked & now blocked from contact, & Rex Murphy picks up & listens & says nothing but I see, I see, is this Neil Young, is this a prank call. I will keep trying dear, worry not, until some nibbles keep Igore your 37 yr old massage & male nurse banded from the Olympics years ago for roids, no not Mayor Fords personal gym assistant, he is just a felon banned for roid dealing in the USA, silly girl. More soon, hugs & talk later I promise.
So, in short, if Rex Murphy gets kicked off CBC/forced to disclose, the same has to apply equally to Peter Mansbridge. Good riddance to both
n/n Focusing only on Rex Murphy is textbook discrimination. Peter Mansbridge has given speeches to industry (incl oil) as well. Fair is fair
Enviro-groups are so naive. Calling on Peter Mansbridge to police Rex Murphy et al. is like asking fox to guard henhouse. Wake up enviros!
Hmm ... perhaps we see that Peter Mansbridge isn't an objective judge re Rex Murphy's ties, given Mansbridge's connections, too.
Autosaurus Rex: A story of dinosaurs Should a CBC radio and television commentator be accepting speaking fees for pro-Tar Sands speeches on the side without publicly disclosing the financial conflict of interest to viewers? Should a national newspaper consider--let alone sign--a strategic partnership with the oil industry (a.k.a. Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers) to produce content? Would such a move render the paper a non-news organization? Should it? These two stories emerged over the last week and received almost no attention in the media. There has to be a better explanation than Olympic coverage eating up air time. We’re all familiar with the National Post’s ‘tendencies’ (sorry Terrence) so I wasn’t overly shocked with the latter. But I have to say I was taken aback by the news about Rex Murphy. This week, iPolitics revealed CBC’s Rex Murphy, a commentator on The National and host of CBC Radio’s Cross Country Checkup, has been accepting money from the oil industry in the form ...
STEPHEN HARPER, REX MURPHY, ET AL I will occasionally read Harper hating posts for a morning laugh. At times, I find it entertaining to read hatred from hateful minds. Lately, however, the laughs are subsiding. It's one thing to be critical of one's politicians, but another to wish harm or destruction to another human being simply because you are of an opposing political opinion. To wish them ill displays such a puerile mind that my only explanation to it is human intellectual atrophy. What of his accomplishments? Don't tell me there are none. I have no problem with the citizenry expressing concern, even anger, but when I read people writing that he, Rex Murphy and others should not only be unemployed, but further harmed or dismissed from the world, I know immediately that I'm dealing with minor, vengeful minds. Jari
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Doc Emmett Brown and Rex Murphy have never been photographed together. Coincidence?
A friend shared an article called "I stand with Neil," talking about prominent people backing Neil Young's stand on the oil sands. There are some suggestions at the bottom of the posting for more info..one of them being a mind-numbing rant by Ezra Levant. Can people tell me how it got there? I don't mind hearing other opinions--such as Rex Murphy's counter to Young' s comments--but Sun Media?...who is choosing this drivel for me!
Rex Murphy's editorial regarding Neil Young's cheap shot at Alberta oil sands was right on the money. Don't you agree.
I read a Conrad Black piece in the 'National Post' today as I often read Rex Murphy's pieces. I thoroughly enjoy an article from a writer that uses facts.
Rex Murphy, CBC's climate-change-denier and former Liberal candidate, advocated for Pierre Trudeau as the greatest ever Canadian.
Rex Murphy disses National Geographic and Greenpeace in getting paid to tell pipeline builders to build pipelines
Rick Mercer, Rex Murphy and David Suzuki are probably the only Canadians whom I don't find embarrassing.
150 years later, Rex Murphy explains the power of the Gettysburg Address
by Rex Murphy: A perfect miracle of public utterance via
Postmedia columnist says Rex Murphy hates Trudeau because he's too ugly to "get laid" like him
Gettysburg 150 years on - Rex Murphy: A perfect miracle of public utterance
Here's new link to Rex's rant Watching Rex Murphy: The "Unbearable" Lightness of Justin Trudeau
Great start listening to Amazing. Then great sessions-brain is exploding. Rex Murphy tonight! Yup, Science …
“Rex Murphy: A perfect miracle of public utterance
Did pull Rex Murphy video ripping apart Trudeau?
Thank you for this powerful, articulate, well-informed response piece to Rex Murphy:
Watched Rex Murphy at Amazing speaker. Wish I had a tenth of his wit, intelligence and... vocabulary!
“Rex Murphy 's best editorialist about when politicians were honourable
Great piece, as always, by Rex Murphy on Gettysburg
From Rex Murphy: A perfect miracle of public utterance
Rex Murphy: A perfect miracle of public utterance
Finally Rex Murphy said something I can agree with.Trudeau is not Prime ministerial and Tom Mulcair is a step up.
Just enjoyed a great dinner followed by a inspiring talk by Rex Murphy. Conference is really impressing me so far!
Why I've long felt should be privatized. MT Did CBC pull Rex Murphy video ripping Trudeau?
Rex Murphy is the best speaker I've ever heard! Wow.
Rex Murphy-it was a great honour.Humbled by your skill, wit and intelligence. For the record, the 2nd law of thermodynamics is sexy.
This is Postmedia journo Katherine Monk who said Rex Murphy was too ugly to get laid
State broadcaster is at it again. Rex Murphy, the only voice of sanity in their midst, muzzled!! JT video pulled. *** Smacks of
Rex Murphy hits another one OUT OF THE BALLPARK on
Postmedia's tells Rex Murphy not to be jealous just because Trudeau can "get laid"
hope you're all over the Rex Murphy commentary on Justin and it's removal from CBC website
Clever, bitter, almost as if he's mesmerised by his own words I hope isn't another Rex Murphy in 20 years.
and don't forget, use lots of words only Conrad Black and Rex Murphy would know.
Rex Murphy: An early, bitter Christmas for the Ford-haters
WATCH IT NOW: Rex Murphy on the "mingled fates" of Sen. Duffy and Prime Minister Harper
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission has gone to court over the Conservative supression of police and court evidence of rape, abuse and torture of children at St. Annes residential school. Too bad Evan Solomon (CBC) thought the story was about me not being nice for saying these crimes were the work of sadists and pedophiles. "Too emotional", he said. Maybe he should ask Rex Murphy what he thinks.
Just heard more on fracking!!! All this media coverage is great, on "Q" CBC1 , Jian Ghomeshi was talking about Rex Murphy's version of the fracking debate in NB. Seems to me that he thinks Rex is wrong too! But i only heard his intro. So Listen in if u can!
Kudos to Rex Murphy for his informed and insightful commentary concerning end of life decision-making.
Rex Murphy on The National tonight got me to see Donald Low's video. Been avoiding it;glad I've now seen it.
Rex Murphy on the dying with dignity debate - eloquent as usual.
Rex Murphy on Dr. Donald Low and the controversial debate he left us to ponder.
The only hope at CBC is Rex Murphy.
The comments section exacerbates the worst tendencies in a yappy, histrionic minority. Sort of like Rex Murphy.
Just an unexpected difference of opinion a couple nights in a row. He's turning into Vancouver's Rex Murphy!
Rex Murphy articulately + gratefully thanks Ab 4 hiring so many from the East when Greenpeace destroyed their fish ind.
Greenpeace just can’t get a break; from Putin, from Rex or from the commenters.
is the "We go there" tag line weird? - no weirder than showcasing Rex Murphy as sage . Is that where they go?
Listening to the final preso today with Rex Murphy
Rex Murphy: Greenpeace’s mid-life crisis Thank you Russia for giving exactly what they deserve
.Well Rex Murphy is a hold-over from a bygone era. He's very appealing to the surly White, male, boomer audience.
it's been over six minutes of Rex Murphy talking. I'm dying here...
I hope he prepared for Rex Murphy by watching Sam the Eagle,
Rex Murphy you are so conservative it hurts
Could Rex Murphy be possible in any country but Canada?
Today on Rex Murphy, a well-fed boomer with a lucrative pension and six figure income, argues that unpaid internships are a-ok.
That was textbook patronizing by Rex Murphy on Invite a woman on, interrupt her, ignore her points, verbally pat on head. Wow.
Did I just hear Rex Murphy burp on live CBC Cross Country Checkup radio show ;-)(Subject: murky world of CDN Internships)
The question for Cross Country Checkup w/ Rex Murphy is "are unpaid internships a good way of getting job experience?" CC:
I'll be on shortly after 5:00 p.m. speaking with Rex Murphy about unpaid internships. Tune in.
I'll be on Cross Country Checkup with Rex Murphy between 5-5:30 PM EST talking unpaid internships.
I came across this and thought it was a unique perspective. We really do need to appreciate our prosperity.
fav hate reads : Rex Murphy, Wente, Toronto Sun, and do many more...
Including responses suggesting that Rex Murphy should not be moderator?
Wow. CAPP needs to hire Rex Murphy as the spokesperson for our energy industry: telling the crowd why we should be proud…
Keep Rex Murphy on the show. He is articulate, personable & even, occasionally, insightful. But 2 partisan to be moderator
But Rex Murphy is too much of a partisan advocate for the Conservative government to be the moderator.
I like Rex Murphy. I like anybody who can mangle a sentence like that & still have it miraculously come out right
Rex Murphy's role on should be as occasional (or regular) pro-government commentator; he should not be moderator.
Are unpaid internships a good way to get a start in the job market? | Cross Country Checkup with Rex Murphy
Rex Murphy reveals what he thinks about Quebec's proposed Charter of Values.
Rex Murphy thanks for saving after decline of NL fishery @ gala
this was a particularly brilliant Rex Murphy column
I hate Harper bc of his policies & the non-democratic way in which he enforces them. Why do you h…
Rex Murphy: In reference to Neil Young and Robert Redford comments. "Must be an IV drip of idiocy out there this week"
Rex Murphy challenges AB to stop apologizing for the NRG sector;that it's not just an economic story, but a Pan Cdn one benef…
Rex Murphy sees Greenpeace on way down; possibly true but we have nvtheless entered Age of Green partly b/c of them.
Rex Murphy hoping for a senate appointment, perhaps? Or just lacks critical thinking skills?
I think Rex Murphy has pretty much admitted in the past that he is a Harper supporter, so I'm not surprised.
Really nice to hear Raheel Raza sitting in for Rex Murphy, but I could do without all the Royal baby talk thank you
Is that Rex Murphy guy still the guy for that? If so, unsurprised.
Rex Murphy's lack of critical thinking skills is often out there for all to see, for ex:
Don't get me wrong. I like Rex Murphy. But to suggest he is anything even close to being impartial is a joke.
Rex Murphy should not be the moderator of Cross-Country Checkup. He should be the in-house government defender. Why pretend?
thank you Rex Murphy for putting Rolling Stones Mag & their ilk agenda & game plan into perspective &
As always summarizes how we all feel Rex Murphy: The terrorist as teen idol via
Rex Murphy: The terrorist as teen idol via Bashing America is a staple for the liberal left. bas
Canada's least relevant pundit has at that cover
"Tsarnaev’s photo is for Rolling Stone what boosted cleavage is for Cosmopolitan: something to stand out" - Rex
Boston terrorist makes it I'm cover of rolling stone magazine
put Tsarnaev on its cover to sell newspapers. Such is the 'analysis' of Rex Murphy.
my only other cbc radio friend screened calls for cross-country checkup and I was like omg is rex murphy a *** and she was like yeah
'[No] bravery was involved here. Bashing America is an old, predictable game, and all-too profitable.'
Rex Murphy is a good example on CCC. He challenges callers to get their opinion, without imposing his own.
Rex Murphy presents a good case on why the Rolling Stone Boston bomber cover is insensitive and tasteless:
I want to hear your Rex Murphy and when you get back.
even from within a pic taken decades ago, Rex Murphy is judging you from behind his skinny lips. Always judging
Also, I want to see his eyebrows on a commemorative quarter one day RT" Rex Murphy rocks. A legit national treasure."
this is his lil' bro Rex. Murphy stays with Maria!
“From Rex Murphy: The terrorist as teen idol thanks
"Rex Murphy: The terrorist as teen idol Insightful commentary, as always.
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Tonight on Rex Murphy hosts Friday Night Rocks Titled Kilt 280 | 7pm | Awesome music, food, and drinks! Check it out!
And Ray, you can't complain CBC is leftist and then invoke Cherry and O'Leary (Rex Murphy too)
Every contestant on Amazing Race Canada should be named Gary, Gord or Rex Murphy.
I added a video to a playlist Rex Murphy - Canadian Science Minister (22 minutes)
In Defense of Vandals: It’s hard not to like Rex Murphy on his radio show, or to find his use of language refr...
Rex Murphy: Mulcair the invisible via do not see the NDP as a plausible option for gov't.
"Where there's a will there's a way; where there's a team, there's more than one way."Rex Murphy. Therefore; be wise and invest in a team as it almost guarantees a high return for the effort, much more than individuals
"Where there is a will there is a way; where there is a team, there is more than a way" Rex Murphy
My questions are sent for Rex Murphy. Lets hope he answers them! :)
am I the only on who sees the similarity between grumpy cat and Rex Murphy. Plus they both make me smile :)
Rex Murphy speaking at about economic development and how to engage people
Getting ready to listen to Rex Murphy close the final day of sessions at
We're taking YOUR questions for Rex Murphy. What have you always wanted to ask him?
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Do you have a question that you've always wanted to ask Rex Murphy? Now is your chance!
Not to mention good old Rex Murphy. He'll have a nice retirement as a Conservative senator.
I tell ya, that there Rex Murphy should ashamed or whud uh?
Listening to the Cross Country Check Up podcast from Inuvik, finally! Yay rex Murphy!
Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect. - Aurelius.
Rex Murphy, a fellow of the Canadian Institute of Management F.CIM. Proud Nflder
Listening to The National: Rex Murphy Audio Podcast (Episode 26 - The State of the Senate)
Rex Murphy will be the closing keynote speaker at the Inuvik Petroleum Show on Wednesday:
Rex Murphy & Kevin OLeary? total conservatives. Maybe she's averse to intelligent views?
We got the Saturday night show on a Sunday at the bird tonight! Clunt and the Scrunts and Rex Murphy Days.
"How much does process become the end itself?" - Rex Murphy question on Discussing Northern development live in Inuvik, NWT.
Rex Murphy shilling 4 big oil & gas developement on Cross Country Chuckup. Must be an opening in the Senate.
Listening to Rex Murphy live from Inuvik today! One of the best reporters/radio hosts/journalists out there.
Inuvik Mayor Floyd Roland & Nellie Cournoyea IRC Chair, on stage now with Rex Murphy
Coming up on Checkup with host Rex Murphy: "Is Canada making the right moves in developing the north?"
NWT Premier Bob McLeod is scheduled to join Rex Murphy on to talk about northern development at 2:50 MDT.
Rex Murphy will talk northern development with Bob McLeod, Nellie Cournoyea, Ethel Blondin-Andrew and Floyd Roland on today.
NWT Premier Bob McLeod will be talking northern development with Rex Murphy on Cross Country Checkup this afternoon.
Definitely going to need THIS: this week. Today w/ Rex Murphy, & starting Monday
My new play, Ottawa Audience: 1 on 1 vignettes of Harper in conversation w Duffy, Wallin & Wright. Rex Murphy deeply affecting as SH
That would be Uncle Ted to my Father and his siblings
LIVE today!! MT Rex Murphy's Cross Country Check-Up from Inuvik tomorrow. 2 to 4 pm MT.
Commentary by Rex Murphy, mentioning the courage of Ted Russell, who was born on Coley's Point in Bay Roberts.
Yes going to see on Friday. Yes, in Inuvik. The CBC definitely knows we're here; Rex Murphy is here tomorrow. :D
WEEKEND ROUNDUP Trouble for the Conservative brand L. Ian MacDonald, writing in the Ottawa Citizen, suggests that Nigel Wright would be the perfect guy to have around to manage the fallout from Nigel Wright’s disastrous decision to write a $90,000 cheque to Senator Mike Duffy. Postmedia’s Michael Den Tandt writes the speech that Stephen Harper should have given on May 26 to address Wright’s and Duffy’s behaviour, albeit “in a hypothetical, alternate universe in which the PM is capable of expressing personal contrition.” Back in the real world, as Rex Murphy observes in the National Post, the affair, and the Conservatives’ reaction to the affair, continues to “imprint a grim image of crony politics on a party, and on a leader, that once had created an appealing image as Ottawa outsiders,” and continues to “pulveriz[e the Conservatives'] long-standing claims to be in touch with the ‘average’ citizen,” for whom $90,000 cheques are rarely so forthcoming in moments of crisis. All road ...
"We have long passed the balance point where satire or mockery can keep pace with their targets. The great Gandalf of twentieth-century journalism, Malcolm Muggeridge, long ago noted that the age we live in has voided the power of satire to castigate it. Our reality is far more absurd than any satirist's imaginings. What Swift could invent Flavor Flav or Nancy Grace? Where is the Moliere who could draw from his mind's own store the daily councils of The View? Larry King probing Sean Penn on the geopolitics of Iraq? One void probing another." From the introduction to Rex Murphy's Canada and Other Matters of Opinion. Well worth the reread!
Rex Murphy has a go at Senator Mike Duffy... and he's one angry guy.
1. Mr Mayor why the private investigator. 2. If you where King what government departments would you do away with? 3. Water meters on the way... 4. Road tolls. Inevitable? 5. What government departments can we do without? 6. JT. audio clip Canada belongs to quebec? Really? Rex Murphy explains JT pretty well here. 7. The Mayor isn't interested in solving gridlock. Kettle island bridge. 8. Do you think deporting that terrorist will send a message? 9. Who should pay off Chris Hatfields telephone bill? 10.Anything else on your mind.
Rex Murphy on the CBC. "The Toronto Maple Leafs - the Jamaican Bobsled team of professional sports..."
Rex Murphy just called the Maple Leafs the "Jamaican Bobsled team of professional hockey." Only not as cool.
The reason Colin Brown' insurance ads on are a guilty pleasure? The man sounds like the CBC's Rex Murphy!
Playing at the tilt and kilt tonight in the singer songwriter contest with great artist like Rex Murphy,Cheyloe Christina Martin,Kitty armistead and many more so please come out to support your local artist and I would love to see old and new friends come out to enjoy great music! :-)
"The Liberals squeezed by with a minority win last time, but they will not be shielded much longer": Rex Murphy
'Ontario has a dead government walking: Rex Murphy;'
Rex Murphy. I hear you. But I'm by no means certain what you are telling me.
At Issue on our new interview with Tom Mulcair tonight, and Rex on ..wait for it, PASTA. Mr Murphy is the pasta king.
Jesse and I are over the moon to announce the arrival of Rex Rayne Wood born on the 21.2.13 ❤❤ beyond in love
I may be King Of New York, but tonight, Rex is King of the WORLD.
Is it just me, or are all of Rex Murphy's rants take-downs? (That is, they don't say anything positive about anyone or anything?)
"The real Anne (of Green Gables) would chase him (Mike Duffy) out." — Rex Murphy throws Duffy to the matt, and...
Picked up a collection of essays by Rex Murphy today. He's spot on concerning freedom of speech and the Muslim cartoon controversy
My favourite Canadian dinosaur is the T. Rex Murphy. I'm guessing this joke has been made before but let it go.
Rex Murphy does it again! Horses and Seals: The other red meats via
Rex Murphy gives a lovely and powerful tribute to Pope Benedict.
Rex Murphy's poignant reflection on the Pope's resignation, and the response of the world. A must-listen.
Gbagaun detected "Pls why are people say edding murphy die again? U people can killed star wit gossip. His alive o"
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Rex Murphy is prominent AGM-denier and he promotes those views on The Natl
Rex Murphy for the Senate would be fine with most Canadians. An intelligent other. Jim Allen
Rex Murphy's CBC Sunday perch is one of the best gifts that CBC has ever given to this country. His Senate program today, a winner
Dozed off during C-Country Checkup. Again. While Rex Murphy rambled on about Senate reform. Again. Real Q: why is this show still on air?
Why can't I rid the CBC radio player of Rex Murphy? No matter what city tuned in, it will not change programs! it's me&rex in Twilight Zone
Description of Cdn Senate 'a standing affront to the notion of progress'. Rex Murphy CBC cross. Canada.
Very nice (via Rex Murphy on the Pope's resignation
Horses and seals: The other red meats
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Rex Murphy: Arun Smith is a creature of his environment via
So Rex Murphy demands respect for Ratzinger because he took the job & the Church is historic? Stfu Rex.
Rex Murphy never misses an opportunity to club a baby seal over the head & semi-literately recommend you do the same:
Draft Rex Murphy as surprise candidate. Book it. Done.
Loving your blog lately! You might like this short video reflection as well, from the CBC's Rex Murphy.
Better reason to not read Rex Murphy.
Only in Europe can you ride a horse and eat it too :P Murphy: Horses and seals: The other red meats
Rex Murphy: "Lay aside the dubious pork, that maybe-it’s-beef, for a while. Britain and Europe have an easy way...
Rex Murphy: Horses and seals: The other red meats
Draw at I got Gary thewhore Doer to win Rex thevocab Murphy to lose
REX MURPHY is just right on - do yourself a favour and watch this - Viva il Papa
Pope Benedict deserves respect, not a "tide of third rate snark." -Rex Murphy
Rex Murphy took the safe root. No mention of all the strife the Church caused and is suffering through as a result.
ICYMI: Rex Murphy weighs in on the Pope's surprise resignation
Rex Murphy talks about the surprise resignation of Pope Benedict XVI.
Rex Murphy weighs in on the state of civility in the House of Commons. (live-stream)
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