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An editorial that you will never see printed in the local media. Why not? Because the local media are quite happy with the people sitting on council. We all know that what the Thunder Bay media want, the Thunder Bay media gets. The public? What the public wants? Well fuck the public. The Thunder Bay […]
Previous post on topic here. Even though there were no direct threats against the local ceremonies, Levesque did not want to take any chances. “People expect to be able to go to these types of things and be safe,” he said. “They didn’t ask for it but when we let city officials know and organizers […]
Who makes money out of Quantitative Easing ? This is what happened when the Bank of Japan decided to buy $712 billion worth of government bonds per year. About $60 billion per month. That is pouring a huge amount of money into the economy. Money printing. The US has been doing this for years. So […]
The term bail-in is about to become a very familiar term to countries that belong to the G20. Bail-in is the opposite of bail-out in that, banks that are in financial trouble, possibly failing can raid accounts of customers and take a portion of that money. It happened in Cyprus. The only question is the […]
What is a transit shelter with no walls? Its an expensive umbrella. Umbrellas don’t offer much protection from wind and snow. This shelter has had three missing sections of glass since mid April. I believe that the Thunder Bay Transit department has punished its ridership long enough. Maybe seven months is long enough to do […]