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Kent Nagano directed a spring concert last night with the MSO at Carnegie Hall and you can listen to it on this NPR link.
The NDP has picked up another seat after a judicial recount in Montmagny–L’Islet–Kamouraska–Rivière-du-Loup showed candidate François Lapointe beat his Conservative rival by nine votes. The Tory had been declared the winner on election night.
In another bit of federal news, the Liberals may delay a leadership vote indefinitely, although normally the party rules say they should pick someone within five months.
The organization that runs Bixi had threatened to withdraw all the bikes and close the service to make the government cover its debts. Louise Harel is condemning the situation as did Richard Bergeron in a tweet this weekend. The standoff for funding went down to the wire.
I like Bixi and it makes me sad to think it may not be sustainable in the long run, even with sponsorship ads all over the bikes.