Bill Mann writes a humor column for USA TODAY, . has worked as the Canadian columnist for MarketWatch.com, has also written the TV and radio column for the <em>San Francisco Examiner, Oakland Tribune</em>, and the <em>New York Times</em> Newspaper Group. <br> <br> Mann hosted a radio talk show in the San Francisco area and is now Senior Media Analyst on "The Norman Goldman" national radio show. <br> <br> Mann was a columnist at the <em> Montreal Gazette</em> and hosted a French-language radio show in Montreal while writing a Canadian network TV comedy series.. He also authored a joke book about Canada, <em>The Retarded Giant</em>.He spends lots of time in Vancouver visiting his grandkids and eating poutine.