Letter: Useless Party up the middle for a win

It isn’t any secret that people are fed up with the political system.

To the editor:

While watching the political debate on TV, I couldn’t but feel for the viewers who have to choose a leader based on their performances.

The one truism in politics seems to be: “Don’t give a clear, honest answer to a question,” the other one is: “All my lies aren’t true.”

It isn’t any secret that people are fed up with the political system.

Why is it that politicians make all their grandiose promises at election time with our tax dollars to fix the problems that they created in the first place?

So, rather than just complaining without offering a solution, I have decided to give the citizens an alternative.

I have unofficially created the Useless Party with the slogan: “Use less, have more.”

I think my party reflects the reality of today’s world. So if you want to do something useful, vote for the Useless Party.

Hajime (Harold) Naka,



Just Posted

Lightning strikes West Kelowna condo

Fire crews were called to a building on Carrington Road Tuesday night

UPDATE: Smoke rising from Okanagan Mountain Park hills

Lightning may have sparked a fire in the hills across from Peachland

Lightning strikes across B.C. Interior

Residents are being asked to go inside until last rumble of thunder

Update: Lightning sparks blaze above Summerland

Firefighters are battling the small fire from the area that occurred Tuesday shortly after 7 p.m.

UPDATE: Crews battle wildfire near Big White Road

Joe Rich Fire Department responding alongside Big White Fire Department and provincial crews.

Trudeau asks transport minister to tackle Greyhound’s western pullout

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he’s asked Transport Minister Marc Garneau to find solutions in Greyhound Canada’s absence.

Lightning sparks wildfires in Vernon

Tuesday night storm causes wildfire in BX and residential fire in East Hill

Crash closes Highway 5A in both directions

A collision has shut down Highway 5A about 22 kilometres south of the junction with Highway 97C

Hub for mental health and addictions treatment opens at B.C. hospital

St. Paul’s Hospital HUB is an acute medical unit that includes 10 patient beds

Pike Mountain fire continues to grow – quadruples in 24 hours

Fire threatens area consumed in 2017 by a 3,500 hectare blaze

Vernon Knights hire Van Horlick

New head coach of Junior B franchise in Armstrong

St. Albert knocks down Canadians

Finals of Valley of the Champions

Restaurant Brands International to review policy over poaching employees

One of Canada’s largest fast-food company to review ‘no-poach’ franchise agreements

Calgary family’s vacation ends in tragedy on Texas highway

Three people died and four others were injured in the crash

Most Read