Yo, James: About that ugly encounter in Alberta:
If the name "Without Papers Pizza" sounds vaguely familiar, it should:
That's right -- that's one of the "Fight the Fines" causes taken on by Rebel News; in short, they've been both encouraged and enabled by Der Rebel to be provocative and profane with authority, so one can safely say Rebel is at least partly responsible for their assholishness and threatening behaviour.
In other words, Rebel News gets results. Which is exactly what they're after.
P.S. This is the level of crackpotitude we're dealing with here: