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Thunder Bay -  Politics 101 - Say Anything To Get Elected

Thunder Bay – Politics 101 – Say Anything To Get Elected

Hobbs is a prime example of what is wrong with politics today.  He will say anything to get elected. After the election its fuck you. fuck you very much. Most disappointing  mayor in recent memory and that says a lot.

Thunder Bay - More Work For Brook McIlroy?  Prince Arthur's Landing Phase 2 or is it 3 RFP

Thunder Bay – More Work For Brook McIlroy? Prince Arthur’s Landing Phase 2 or is it 3 RFP

Click on each page to enlarge. Document website here This work should have been Phase 1.  New Art Gallery?  I believe there are better locations in the city to choose from. More work for Brook McIlroy?… who would bet against them?. previous TBAG waterfront post here and here and here and here and here and…..

Thunder Bay - The U.S. Government: Do As I Say, Not As I Do Because I Have Guns

Thunder Bay – The U.S. Government: Do As I Say, Not As I Do Because I Have Guns

When speaking about Russian movements in the Crimean Peninsula: “You just don’t invade another country on phony pretexts in order to assert your interests,” U.S. Secretary of State, March 02, 2014 on NBC News Yes…he actually said that. Yup… He was serious. Really! Kept a straight face the entire time.  Maybe the Russians should have […]

Thunder Bay - Is A Minimum Wage Job Worth Spending $4 million?

Thunder Bay – Is A Minimum Wage Job Worth Spending $4 million?

If the Thunder Bay Multiplex/Event Centre/Event Centre and Convention Centre is going to cost upwards of $100 million and will produce a net of maybe, and I believe I am being very generous here, 100 new full time minimum wage jobs, that is $1 million per job. If the number is only 50 new full time minimum […]

Thunder Bay - Jam Packed Splash Pad

Thunder Bay – Jam Packed Splash Pad

Cover of the latest issue of the The Walleye.  I wonder how long the photographer had to wait for the giant crowd of splash pad users to leave in order to get this shot? Jam packed, huh Ian? The sad truth is that the area looks like this most of the time. Really.  If you don’t […]

Thunder Bay - Fear Mongers

Thunder Bay – Fear Mongers

WE are pleased to see that Thunder Bay political leaders got a good reception from their Ontario counterparts at a conference in Toronto this week. There is nothing new here. It happens every year. City councillors from many municipalities troop from one meeting room to another to make the case for their priorities. Cabinet ministers […]