Bob Groeneveld

Odd Thoughts: Trade rakes for bailing buckets

Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld says denying climate change won’t keep the water from rising.

  • Nov 28, 2018


Odd Thoughts: History value-added… or subtracted

Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld looks at the numbers of history.

  • Nov 14, 2018


Odd Thoughts: Horrifying price needs to be remembered

Columnist Bob Groeneveld looks at the first Remembrance Day in Langley.

  • Nov 7, 2018


Odd Thoughts: Voting referendum beyond understanding

PropRep, free votes, strategic voting and political parties – the ins and outs of different systems.

  • Oct 31, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Neither polio nor the fight against it are finished

Langley Advance columnist Bob Groeneveld delves into the modern-day fight against a killer disease.

  • Oct 24, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Consciousness legally deeper today

The rules governing marijuana sound like they were dreamed up at a pot party.

  • Oct 17, 2018

ODD THOUGHTS: Teen braggadacio rules the world

Columnist Bob Groeneveld has had enough of the drama from politicians.

  • Oct 3, 2018

Odd Thoughts: People run in extraordinary jurisdictions

Make sure the candidate you vote for knows what powers they would actually have.

  • Sep 27, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Langley councillors get the easy chair

Getting onto a municipal council is a numbers game. You don’t have to be everyone’s top pick.

  • Sep 20, 2018

Odd Thoughts: It’s not the intelligence that will get you

Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld is keeping a close eye on his computer and vice versa.

  • Sep 6, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Langley election proves The Rule

Columnist Bob Groeneveld offers his take on why the Township election is shaping up this way.

  • Sep 5, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Old buildings are just old buildings

Langley Advance columnist Bob Groeneveld finds he can’t be very nostalgic over old buildings.

  • Aug 29, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Bumblebees stink of astonishment

Have you ever seen a bee poop?

  • Aug 23, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Sharing making everything right

Langley resident Bob Groeneveld on having a cuppa is about more than just enjoying a hot drink.

  • Aug 16, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Reading irony into historic humour

Pop ups on how to stop being interupted by pop ups is fodder for a Langley Advance columnist.

  • Aug 2, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Bunker mentality beginning to make sense

Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld is watching his dog and wondering if he understands politics.

  • Jul 26, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Complaining beyond value

People aren’t the only ones miserable in the heat.

  • Jul 20, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Langley paradise may be a bit too perfect

Columnist Bob Groeneveld continues to do battle with apple maggot fly.

  • Jul 12, 2018

Odd Thoughts: History lesson hard to learn

Langley Advance columnist Bob Groeneveld couldn’t contain his disgust and sorrow.

  • Jun 21, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Bagging apples to beat the worms in Langley

Columnist Bob Groeneveld is doing battle in the backyard against a new foe.

  • May 31, 2018