The great uncertainty (some doubt and a tiny bit of fear) I've been experiencing for the last little while has been resolved - the identity system I will use to avail myself of my province's online services appears to have been decided.
Update: $@^&$*# I knew it was too good to be true - the irony was just too sweet. www.gov.on.ca does work in Firefox. So, the para below is moot.
Give us a land of lakes
and a land of snow
And we will build Ontario
A place to stand, a place to grow