Author Archives: Ernest Skinner

The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree

In case you haven’t heard; the Soo Greyhounds in conjunction with the Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie will be formally making a submission to host the Kia Memorial Cup in May of 2021. It’s definitely a big deal whether you are a hockey fan or not, and it’s an even bigger deal if you R a hockey fan…. a ...

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Nuevo Restaurante en Sault Ste. Marie

Don’t look it up as it’s not a word in any language; English or Spanish. I tried and after a few attempts, realized that looking into the company’s’ archives would lead me in the right direction. Sure enough, I learned that the name Qdoba is as much of a word as zelboila. Yup, I made that one up and you will not ...

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Numbers Do Lie With # 31 Nick Malik

Usually, you can argue that numbers don’t lie; but in the paper that I am about to unfold, they happen to do just that. Nick Malik, the Soo Greyhounds most recent and last addition to the lineup up 2019/2020 has been between the pipes for the boys in red and white on no less than 7 contests. The saviour that ...

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Journalists Are Being Silenced – Be Informed

In light of what is happening to journalists these days, I see it fitting to publish the last part of my interview with Canadian and world-renowned investigative reporter and human rights activist Eva K Bartlett. Eva has covered the most dangerous war zones from the ground and not from an office in New York or London. She is also targeted ...

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Eric Martin – Whiter Shade of Pale… ?

Yes, it’s true; Click the above and see for yourself. Eric IS a whiter shade of pale, for not only the reason that he prefers camping on a mountainside over a beach, but he absolutely loves this song; So much in fact that you will more than likely hear the Procol Harum classic when finding the exit at the end of one ...

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The Word According to Genesis

If you are a fan of the legendary band Genesis, you will no doubt know of and be a fan of one of the bands founding members… Steve Hackett. Steve played alongside Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford, Phil Collins, and Peter Gabriel from 1970-1977. Wow! In the music business, this would be called a Dream Team. Every one of these musicians has ...

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Canadian Weapon of Mass Destruction: Part 3

This week we will focus on uncovering the myth and lies that some Western leaders have tried to sell us on Syria for many years. The war is coming to an end and the victor is the Syrian people. Many innocent men, women,and children have been murdered and martyred and it’s all to easy to go about our lives and ...

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The Future of Queen

If you saw the Rock of Ages musical at the GFL Memorial Gardens in Sault Ste. Marie last year, you will not want to miss this one. They both have similarities in regards to the energy, live rock music, band, and script line of good vs evil per se. We Will Rock You and its’ touring musicians and actors are coming our way and will ...

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Aldo Nova Did All That?

Yes, he did and much more; for years now I have been intrigued by the fact that Aldo Caporusicio is not only a hit Canadian musician/songwriter for his band Aldo Nova, but he is also a international hit song writer (Jon Bon Jovi, Faith Hill, Celine Dion, Blue Oyster Cult, Clay Aitken). During a phone call I had with him ...

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Batting .500 Is Not That Bad Right?

Now that the ink is finally dry ; Soo Greyhounds fans that have been following the Nick Malik saga can finally let out a big deep breath. As one of the top rated goalies going into the 2020 NHL Entry Draft, the young Czech Republic National has committed to joining the Dogs as Wawa News reported earlier today. It has been quite ...

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Malik Is A Soo Greyhound!

Soo Greyhounds General Manager Kyle Raftis has just announced a commitment to the Program, as goaltender NICK MALIK, will be joining the club for the remainder the 2019-20 season. “We are excited to add Nick to our Program today.  We look forward to partnering with Nick in his development as he continues to establish himself as a world class goaltender” stated ...

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Canadian Weapon of Mass Destruction: Part 2

This informative continuation of my interview with Eva Bartlett couldn’t come at a better time. Recently as you know, Iranian General Qassam Soleimani was murdered in Iraq by the United States government who were all too eager to take responsibilty for the kill. At the very least, it was a gross violation of International Law, and a slap in the face to the Iraqi government who ...

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Tic Tok Tic Tok, Refresh Tic Tok Tic Tok, Refresh

That’s pretty much going to be the rhythm of things over the next four or five days. The trade deadline for Overage players is Thursday Jan 9, and for the rest of the OHL players it is Friday, January 10. Soo Greyhound fans will certainly be refreshing their pages whether it’s the OHL website, or the Soo Greyhounds Hockey Club ...

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Dude, You’re All Over the Map !!!

…but in a physical and musical kind of way; B4 going any further, click the above if you haven’t already. Now, generally when you use the phrase in the title it refers to a person who is scatterbrained and not focused ; well that is not the case with Joel Hoekstra, who is about to go back out on tour ...

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