It's not that Canada is perfect. It's just that Canadians are really good at dealing with important things.
Take your pick — healthcare, gun control, same-sex marriage, political donations — the Canadians have proved themselves capable of having grown-up discussions and finding reasonable, common-sense solutions.
Down here, it's business as usual, even if that business routinely fleeces consumers.
Case in point: If you're a Time Warner Cable customer, you may have noticed that your monthly bill — yet again — is going up. For instance, the "broadcast TV and sports programming surcharge" is rising to $8.75 a month from $5.50. That's nearly...