Tip For McGuinty: Uzbekistan Pays Teachers With Chickens

Uzbek doctors and teachers got a shock this month when part of their salaries came in the form of…Serbian chickens. 

Officials insist the campaign is being conducted on a voluntary basis. Some of the recipients, however, told RFE/RL they had received the chicks against their will. This has been especially problematic for those living in apartment blocks.         h/t Anne

That silly pantomime at Queen’s Park continues, the Liberals and the NDP will soak us all with new taxes and there will be no election over the budget.