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Robert MacDonald

Robert MacDonald, a Vancouver writer, wooden boat craftsman and postal worker, actually considers himself an optimist.

Stories by Robert MacDonald

opinion

In Defence of Scrooge

Maligned for his thrift, besieged by home invaders, the old guy gives in to terrorists. This is the message of Christmas?

By Robert MacDonald, 24 Dec 2013


opinion

In Defense of Scrooge

Maligned for his thrift, besieged by home invaders, the old guy gives in to terrorists. This is the message of Christmas?

By Robert MacDonald, 24 Dec 2004


opinion

Planning Six Centuries Ahead

Want to talk sustainable building? Oxford prepared for a recent beetle invasion in 1367.

By Robert MacDonald, 24 Mar 2004


opinion

Haggis, in All Its Glory

Being an inquiry into The World's Most Misunderstood Dish, with recipes (even vegetarian).

By Robert MacDonald, 22 Jan 2004


opinion

In Defense of Scrooge

Maligned for his thrift, besieged by home invaders, the old guy gives in to terrorists. This is the message of Christmas?

By Robert MacDonald, 22 Dec 2003