Tag Archives: Perceptions by Gerry Warner

Will AI / robots destroy us or make us immortal?

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Will artificial intelligence (AI) mean we may never die? Or will it mean the end of humanity and the triumph of the machine? Greater minds than this one are feverishly debating this issue around the world … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Behold the NDP lost, leaderless in the wilderness

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Whither goest the NDP? How about purgatory for starters. At least in purgatory, there will be company around for Canada’s tired socialists. There’re precious few fellow-travellers around the party now and Tommy Douglas must be rolling … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This could be a game-changer if there ever was one

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Who is the most important person in the world today, the one with the most potential to change the course of civilization? Or even save civilization? I’ll give you a hint. He’s half Canadian! O.K., now … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Fossil beds could lead to world-class museum

Perceptions by Gerry Warner What would cause close to 150 Cranbrookians to gather in a crowded, if elegant, meeting room to listen to a lecture at a time when it’s hard to get a decent crowd out for a hockey … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What would a Trump presidency mean for Canada?

Perceptions by Gerry Warner So let’s think the unthinkable. Donald Trump wins the election in November and becomes the 45th President of the United States. What might that mean for Canada? More to the point, what would it mean for … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Who is the most deserving female candidate?

Perceptions by Gerry Warner So who’s face do you think should grace the new $10 bill? Not the easiest question in the world, but, hey, the government is trying to make it easier for us by eliminating half the Canadian … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

There’s only one way to stop Donald Trump

Perceptions by Gerry Warner So now it’s war! What else can you say after listening to a former Republican presidential candidate call Republican front-runner Donald Trump “a phony and a fraud” and a primary election debate degenerate into a smut … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An incredible opportunity awaits us

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Thursday evening, Feb. 25, was a good night for reconciliation at the College of the Rockies (COTR). More than 100 people had gathered in the grand entrance foyer of the college underneath the giant, curved, wooden … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Ktunaxa Nation, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

There are ways to end the Middle East madness

Perceptions by Gerry Warner “When war is declared, the first casualty is truth.” Hiram Johnson I don’t know a much truer statement than the one above. But it’s one mankind never seems to learn as war seems to hard wired … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dream or nightmare? The saga of Christy Clark

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Has B.C. Premier Christy Clark reached the bottom of her bag of tricks? It’s beginning to look that way as Clark’s LNG dreams appear to be unraveling and the future of the giant Site C dam … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment