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Yo! Sista! Get yo ba-donka-donk off’n ma train!!! Loud Talker booted off train for cell phone use!  #in

Yo! Sista! Get yo ba-donka-donk off’n ma train!!! Loud Talker booted off train for cell phone use! #in

My girlfriend would cheer this!!!  A woman was booted off an Amtrak train for speaking loudly on her cell phone. For 16 hours. Straight. As a regular commuter my girlfriend was just this morning complaining about others’ lack of respect Zane Beadles Jersey as demonstrated through their blasting of iPod’s Zane Beadles Authentic Jersey andRead more about Yo! Sista! Get yo ba-donka-donk off’n ma train!!! Loud Talker booted off train for cell phone use! #in[…]

Very disappointed Mike Chong not put back in Cabinet…

Very disappointed Mike Chong not put back in Cabinet…

Harper swore in the new federal cabinet on Wednesday.  This was his chance to Trent Brown Jersey bring Mike Chong back in the fold after a few years of exile for daring to demand there be only Trent Brown Authentic Jersey ONE Canada (see previous post on this subject here). So here’s the list, liftedRead more about Very disappointed Mike Chong not put back in Cabinet…[…]

Canadian Census is lame.  What a wasted opportunity! #Canadiancensus

Canadian Census is lame. What a wasted opportunity! #Canadiancensus

As a businessperson, I resent that the census I filled out does NOTHING more than tell the government that I am 51 years of age, speak English and a bit of French and was once married, and I Vance Mcdonald Jersey live where I do.  That’s it. I totally resent that the government cares moreRead more about Canadian Census is lame. What a wasted opportunity! #Canadiancensus[…]

Wise words from Martin Luther King Jr. that we should heed at this time…

Wise words from Martin Luther King Jr. that we should heed at this time…

“I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I Deforest Buckner Jersey will not rejoice in the death of one, not even an enemy. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to Deforest Buckner Authentic Jersey a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can doRead more about Wise words from Martin Luther King Jr. that we should heed at this time…[…]

We’re going toward another recession if gas prices don’t reverse the trend

We’re going toward another recession if gas prices don’t reverse the trend

The big news today is gas prices hitting record highs in Toronto and elsewhere.  US prices are approaching five dollars a gallon, which is an important psychological barrier.  In Canada we are seeing (gasp) $1.40 per litre (mini gallons for my american friends). Some time ago I recommended Tom Rathman Jersey reading Jeff Rubin’s bookRead more about We’re going toward another recession if gas prices don’t reverse the trend[…]

In Support of Michael Chong

In Support of Michael Chong

I had a chance to speak to Mr. Chong — our Conservative Steve Young Jersey MP — briefly today as he was out working the campaign trail going door to door.  I have liked him since first meeting him before he was elected in 2004.  He’s a very genuine person, immediately likeable and yet heRead more about In Support of Michael Chong[…]

This election is boooooooring!!!!

This election is boooooooring!!!!

Is it just me? This election is boring the bejeezus out of me.  I don’t care about coalitions etc.  That’s spinning.  Coalitions are actually legitimate, especially when you get into a world of five parties.  If the voters were more balanced Marquise Goodwin Jersey between the five, coalitions, be they formal or ad hoc, wouldRead more about This election is boooooooring!!!![…]