113 Total Quotes

Canadian Journalist Quotes Page 2

James Stewart
Well, I think one of the main things that you have to think about when acting in the movies is to try not to make the acting show.
James Stewart
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James Stewart
Not all of us were working at the same time, but enough of us... Hank Fonda knew how to cook rice. We lived pretty much on a rice diet.
James Stewart
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Liberals feel unworthy of their possessions. Conservatives feel they deserve everything they've stolen.
Mort Sahl
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We are looking to brands for poetry and for spirituality, because we're not getting those things from our communities or from each other.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist

The truly powerful feed ideology to the masses like fast food while they dine on the most rarified delicacy of all: impunity.
Naomi Klein
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I'm not sure Americans are hesitant to do this again - to fight another war, because it looked to them like a courageous and terrific endeavor.
Ashleigh Banfield
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Television has created a nation of news junkies who tune in every night to get their fix on the world.
Robert MacNeil
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News, news, news - that is what we want. You cannot beat news in a newspaper.
Arthur Christiansen
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We never waste space saying, "On the one hand." We just state an opinion in a Godlike voice.
Arthur Christiansen
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I had this really great amazing thing happen where I almost finished the book and I really needed to come up with an ending and I decided to go back and re-read the book and see if I could come up with an ending.
Cory Doctorow
#Canadian Journalist

I just sit down and the page just comes out and I look at it and the elements that appear on that page have a lot to do with what's going on in my life.
Cory Doctorow
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I think that this misses out on some of the interesting narrative realities, which is that it actually doesn't work very well, that eliminating diversity is actually a really good way to make a species and its individuals less robust.
Cory Doctorow
#Canadian Journalist

It's a story of little girls who are pressed into working in sweat shops in games, who spend all day doing repetitive grinding tasks like making shirts, which are then converted into gold and sold on eBay.
Cory Doctorow
#Canadian Journalist

It's hard not to like Asimov; he's a really likable guy.
Cory Doctorow
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It's part of a cycle of stories I'm writing where I deconstruct classic science fiction.
Cory Doctorow
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It's weirder and more surprising than the other books. I think there are more places where it's just more reality bending, deliberately so. I think it's a lot more emotionally raw.
Cory Doctorow
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My feelings towards Scott Card are pretty mixed. Politically, he and I are pretty far apart.
Cory Doctorow
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Novels for me are how I find out what's going on in my own head. And so that's a really useful and indeed critical thing to do when you do as many of these other things as I do.
Cory Doctorow
#Canadian Journalist

The accolade of your peers is very exciting, always. There's lots of good stuff on the ballot.
Cory Doctorow
#Canadian Journalist

The other one I did was "I, Robot." I take apart Isaac Asimov's Robots world.
Cory Doctorow
#Canadian Journalist

Well, I don't know. It's long, it's longer than both of the other books put together, so it's more ambitious. I think I get under the skin of the people a lot more than in the other books.
Cory Doctorow
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Africa is poor because its investors and its creditors are unspeakably rich.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist

After I became a citizen, I felt freer to say what I thought about this country, both negative and positive. I think I had been, consciously and subconsciously, biting my tongue in the past.
Robert MacNeil
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Also, when I didn't like something, I could keep my opinion to myself.
Robert MacNeil
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And I'm in favor of that because I have a gay son, who's a very successful theater designer.
Robert MacNeil
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But, finally, I just realized a few years ago that this is where I belonged. I mean everything I had was invested here, emotionally and every other way. And the country had invested enormously in me.
Robert MacNeil
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I am not really retired, and may never be completely, but I can't think of a better place to contemplate retirement than New York City.
Robert MacNeil
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I grew up in kind of the last generation of Canadians who thought things that were happening in Britain were more important, almost, than what was happening in Canada. And my mother was fervently of that opinion.
Robert MacNeil
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I have children in Denver, Boston and London, England; and my wife and I have been to see all of them; and they to us in New York.
Robert MacNeil
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I never wanted to be a pundit.
Robert MacNeil
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