John Burns


A teeny police cock-up

Lovely that the constabulary of Hampshire wanted to reach out with back-of-the-bus advertisements. Maybe they should have factored in the exhaust pipe?

Gay at Hogwarts

UPDATE! (See below.) We're delighted to spread the word that Albus Dumbledore, headmaster of Hogwarts Academy for much of the Harry Potter books, was gay. Not just merry. Gay.


By A.L. Kennedy. House of Anansi Press, 280 pp, $29.95, hardcover