mjl08's Recent Activity

  1. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Is there any chance of the Liberals turning this around? Is there any precedent for a party so low in third place climbing out of the...

    May 23, 2018 at 3:52 PM
  2. mjl08 liked King of Kensington's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Wouldn't surprise me at all. There's not "Trudeau" waiting in the wings, and I don't know who can play the Bob Rae caretaker role either.

    May 23, 2018 at 1:28 PM
  3. mjl08 liked narduch's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    I live in Del Duca's riding and his Conservative opponent seems to have a decent ground game. They are ahead or on par in the sign war...

    May 23, 2018 at 1:16 PM
  4. mjl08 liked Northern Light's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Of course the election is fluid and 'sign wars' are less than determinative. However, when I was up Mitzi's neck of the woods, going...

    May 23, 2018 at 1:08 PM
  5. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Jesse Spindler and David Morris are two fresh-faced candidates likely to win in St. Paul's and Toronto Centre, respectively. It might be...

    May 23, 2018 at 1:08 PM
  6. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Is it common for a candidate who lost their seat to run for the party leadership immediately following their loss? In not, Steven Del...

    May 23, 2018 at 12:53 PM
  7. mjl08 liked King of Kensington's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Keep in mind that the spread is far worse for them than the 2011 federal election. The NDP and Liberals were more or less tied in the...

    May 23, 2018 at 12:33 PM
  8. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    It's fitting that the undoing of the Liberal Party will be the First Past The Post system. The McGuinty Liberals notoriously dragged...

    May 23, 2018 at 11:22 AM
  9. mjl08 liked adHominem's post in the thread Toronto | Waterfront Innovation Centre | 53m | 12s | Waterfront Toronto | Sweeny &Co.

    Oh, it's innovative now because they added more retail to the ground floor! And it's contextual now because they put some pink umbrellas...

    May 23, 2018 at 9:19 AM
  10. mjl08 replied to the thread Toronto | Waterfront Innovation Centre | 53m | 12s | Waterfront Toronto | Sweeny &Co.

    Christ, it's even worse. The white accents and perimeters AT LEAST gave us some contrast. *Throws monitor*

    May 23, 2018 at 9:18 AM
  11. mjl08 liked Urbinski's post in the thread 2018 Municipal Election: Toronto Council Races.

    Dan Fox has registered to run against David Shiner again. As far as I know Fox has not held a political office before, and has no family...

    May 23, 2018 at 8:43 AM
  12. mjl08 liked King of Kensington's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Why not? The NDP cleaned up in what became Fort York in the 2011 federal election. And since then the composition of the condo...

    May 22, 2018 at 3:11 PM
  13. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    I keep on going back-and-forth about the NDP's chances in Toronto Centre and University Rosedale, for some of the same reasons you...

    May 22, 2018 at 3:02 PM
  14. mjl08 liked King of Kensington's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    The NDP base vote is much more geographically concentrated than the Liberal base though. I can't see them getting 17 seats on these...

    May 22, 2018 at 2:57 PM
  15. mjl08 liked King of Kensington's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    The NDP has a more difficult path to vicory than the PCs.

    May 22, 2018 at 2:26 PM