Author Archives: Ernest Skinner

It’s A Huge Guessing Game… So Let’s Assume Everyone Is Sick

Basically these are my thoughts on the situation we find ourselves in today. Many wear face masks to get groceries, to buy camping supplies, to chat with friends in the garage or boardwalk, and some wear them every time they are within visual of another human being. Headlines after headlines, virologists after virologists, experts after experts, around the clock every ...

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Vandenberg Meets David Letterman….

in court… the Hague  to be precise!  😲😲…nah, I am obviously kidding, but it’s a funny story I have to tell you. It was Me…..little, ol Me, that informed Vandenbergs legendary founder and guitarist Adrian, about some information regarding his own bands world tour that he didn’t know or was aware of. The ship with the Flying Dutchman and crew ...

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$$ How Are They Gonna Make Bank Bro ? $$

If you are a fan of Will Ferrell and have seen Step Brothers; you’ll probably get the “make bank Bro” reference in the title… if not, it simple means earn moolah, money, dineros, $$$ Anyway, let’s get things moving along. Now, unless the Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie volunteers or agrees to cut in half the rent ...

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My Wicked Twin & the Helix Connection

Click the link ; Doctors orders ! I flipped a coin to see who I would publish first as I interviewed two icons of Canadian rock this past weekend. The Doctor won the coin toss so to speak. I am speaking of former Helix guitarist Brent Doerner who is known in the circles as “The Doctor” and he has a ...

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Toilets Flush In the Opposite Direction Down Under

… Is actually a myth….I should have confirmed when I recently interviewed legendary Aussie Rocker Gary “Angry” Anderson. Wider news outlets suggest the Coriolis Effect will spin storms and hurricanes in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres in opposite directions, but it has no effect on the toilet drain. For further proof, check out season sixteen, episode six of the Simpsons.🤣 ...

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Hounds Could Theoretically Get Even Deeper in Memorial Cup Quest !

If things go the right way, the Soo Greyhounds could acquire two NHL drafted players that are currently NCAA property. There is uncertainty of when the NCAA season will start as it is up to the President of the said College organization. There has been talk of them not starting their season until the American Thanksgiving or even later. On ...

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The Sandins’ Perspective on C-19 from Sweden

I had the pleasure of speaking with Patric Sandin, the father of former Soo Greyhound and current Toronto Maple Leaf hockey player Rasmus Sandin. My approach to him was of a political nature, but hockey obviously was my lead in. Patric and I spoke on a few occasions during his son’s career as a Hound. I wanted to know how ...

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The Soo Greyhounds and SSM to Host the Memorial Cup ??

….would be the absolute best news for the said city post-C19 lock-down and its’ devastating economic and social repercussions to this working-class town. We will have to keep our fingers crossed on this for now. There hasn’t been much good news for the best part of the last 2 months, but I do see light at the end of the ...

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Take Your Pick ; Pneumonia or C 19

That is about the size of it and some things need to change as we adapt to our current surroundings. I have a few humble suggestions to our leaders and officials in charge of what we can do, and where we can assemble. For instance, as per yesterday and the ramping up for groceries for the Easter weekend, I noticed ...

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It’s A Real Shi*Show Out There, But We Will Get Through It !

Below are my personal thoughts and opinions, and do not reflect Wawa News in any way. Hey Guys, it’s been a while since I have penned anything; my world has been turned completely upside down as yours has. Never in my 49 years have I witnessed anything like this world global shutdown and segregation. The only other situation I found ...

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