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Are we seeing a craft brewery bubble, or just a frothy boom?

The number of craft breweries in Canada has exploded over the past few years, driven in part by government subsidies. Is this a beer bubble about to burst?
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One really stupid thing government spent money on

The Abbotsford Heat hockey team leaves town, and foists a massive bill on taxpayers
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99 stupid things the government did with your money: Part I

Blue Bombers season tickets, caviar and Black Eyed Peas
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And it’s Rent-Seeking by a nose

Slot machine revenues are subsidizing Ontario racetracks
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Gamers need hugs

Why the gaming industry’s persecution complex is hurting it
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In praise of video game subsidies

Peter Nowak on why Canada has shown rare foresight by supporting the industry
Kill the subsidy, but kill them all

Kill the subsidy, but kill them all

Andrew Coyne on how political parties should be funded
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Horse-Something

Taxpayers pay to produce Horse-Canada so that the people who do read Horse-Canada don’t have to? Sigh.
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Hard right? Hardly

Paul Wells says social conservatism is on the rise; Andrew Coyne disagrees
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Unnecessary at any speed

The dream never dies, writes Andrew Coyne, because those pushing high-speed rail are impervious to reality