Tag Archives: Twitter

Give John Baird A Language Break

Poor John Baird. Could it be that the foreign minister doesn’t tweet enough in French? Oh no. Imagine. Federal Language Commissioner Graham Fraser is probing the minister to see if Baird is not tweeting half in French and half in … Continue reading

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Hobbs Makes Twitter Waves

Here is some feedback on Kitchissippi Councillor Katherine Hobbs from Twitter:

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RinkODreams Needs Work

RinkODreams, who has taken on human form as a Twitter tweep, faces unemployment as the ice melts. Here is his recent tweet:

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Jim Watson’s Useless Tweets

Mayor Jim Watson has an impressive 32,500 followers on Twitter. He has dispatched out an astounding 36,300 tweets. So when Waller Street collapsed above the light-rail project construction, what was Watson discussing? The province was responsible for not having liquor … Continue reading

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RinkODreams Ready To Enter Political Arena

The tweep RinkODreams looks to be weighing an entry into politics. This from Twitter:

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Watson Fails At Policy

The Airport Parkway pedestrian bridge is an example of Mayor Jim Watson’s policy failures. — The big knock against Mayor Jim Watson is not that he doesn’t work; he works at the wrong stuff. His stupendous event-going and hideous amount … Continue reading

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Our Man In China

Mayor Jim Watson, now in China, has the Twitter jones pretty bad. Here he is tweeting at 4:45 a.m. EDT from somewhere deep in the mysterious East. Apparently His Worship has found avid students in the people’s republic as he … Continue reading

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Grow Up, Citizen Sports Editor Tells City

Ottawa Citizen sports editor James Gordon has a blunt message for the city in its blacklisting of Bulldog Ottawa. Below is some of the feedback on Twitter to the blacklisting issue:

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Mister Twitter A Mayoral Obsession

Mayor Jim Watson’s hyper-busy Twitter site. When does Watson find time to be mayor? — When it comes to Twitter, best to consult a youngster. That’s how we discovered Mayor Jim Watson’s tweeting obsession. You’ll remember a few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Jim Watson Makes A Twitter Faux Pas

The 5th Columnist site takes Mayor Jim Watson to task over a careless tweet on land development policy. Bulldog Ottawa has been wondering how long for the mayor to make a mistake on Twitter.

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The Tweeps Tweet At Bulldog Ottawa

Time to catch up on the Twitter discourse on Bulldog Ottawa. We’re out there if you want to follow us. Just click here. Twisted #OTTcity Hal, We’re Not Gonna Take It… Anymore @kengray: bulldogottawa.com/peter-finch-fo… #OTTpoli — SouthMarch Coalition (@SouthMarch) May … Continue reading

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Sens Muster Massive Twitter Following

Some of our newest tweeting Ottawa Senators are drawing some massive numbers on Twitter. Erik Karlsson has but 43,430 followers on Twitter as of Thursday morning. I’m gonna multitask even more now. Send me questions and I’ll try and answer … Continue reading

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Welcome Aboard, Kate

So I’m going through my interactions on the Twitter and am anoticin’ who’s been afollowin’ when, by golly, the most unexpected thing happened. Shazam! Why it’s thespian, cyclist, poster of bizarre photos of herself on the Twitter, never saw a … Continue reading

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Tweetin’ Walton And Watson

It’s been a busy week here at Bulldog World Headquarters what with the goings on of His Worship Jim Watson and the machinations of Walton International in the southwest part of the city. Thus there has been a lot Bulldog … Continue reading

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Soup’s On: Rink O’Dreams Serves Up The Mayor

Rink O’Dreams, the unofficial Twitter persona for the skating pad in front of Ottawa City Hall, got sniffy with Mayor Jim Watson and his Family Day extravaganza at the aforementioned rink. Then everybody got involved … then it got ugly. It all … Continue reading

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The Collected Tweets Of Rick Chiarelli

In this episode, our councillor from College ward discusses hockey and rock ‘n’ roll:

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O’Brien Should Dump Facebook, Get Busy

Former mayor Larry O’Brien needs to find a role for himself in the community. A number of celebrities and former politicians do good work when they leave office. Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter helped Habitat For Humanity. Ex-Ottawa mayor Jacqueline … Continue reading

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Larry O’Brien: Gone, Mostly Forgotten

Bulldog Ottawa Twitter follower Brian M. Carroll sent this tweet out concerning a recent post on this news site sent out concerning the lack of interest in former mayor Larry O’Brien. Carroll remarks on the lack of followers of O’Brien … Continue reading

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Whaaaat?

This is the slogan atop College Councillor Rick Chiarelli’s Twitter home:

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Nepean! Nepean! A Wonderful Place To Be In!

Oh that College Councillor Rick Chiarelli is a card. And shameless. And diplomatic. Here he is being shameless on Twitter on the Bulldog’s all-Twitter weekend. To see Mayor Jim Watson’s scrap on Twitter from Saturday, click here.

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Watson Gets Into Twitter Scrap

Our Mayor Jim Watson certainly loves his Twitter. And His Worship is not beyond getting his hands dirty in an old-fashioned political debate. Must have been all those years at Queen’s Park calling the Tories names. Here it comes, the … Continue reading

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Rob Ford’s Football Tumble Trends On Twitter: Video

This video of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford taking a terrible tumble playing touch football is trending Tuesday night on Twitter. The video evidence is below:

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Lansdowne Goes aTwitter

Lansdowne is an issue that never dies. You can’t mention Lansdowne without a flurry of activity on Twitter. Here is the recent tale of the tape. @kengray According to the letter #lansdowne has been sold. News to me, city hall … Continue reading

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@rickchiarelli Tackles Twitter

College Councillor Rick Chiarelli, still the funniest councillor (Peter Clark is second), is learning to Tweet. The horror ….

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Jim Watson Goes Twitter One-On-One

Mayor Jim Watson got into another Twitter exchange on Wednesday evening with a constituent. Here is the tale of the tape with these few highlights:

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