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Who will watch the watchers? Nobody, of course. In the US, the CIA and the NSA run rampant throughout their country spying on their country without any barriers whatsoever. Then there is the rest of the world. The NSA and the CIA freely roam across the globe listening to ALL phone calls, read ALL emails, […]
There was a book about this very thing. It was titled The Blooding by Joseph Wambaugh. What happens is that if you refuse to give a blood sample, which is your right, you immediately jump to the top of the suspect list. You are screwed either way. If you agree, then the police have […]
Hmmm…It will be interesting to see what happens if the mayor gets appointed to MPAC’s board. The man does have a history of changing his mind. Talking first and then thinking later. The Conservatory, Event Centre plebiscite and the advanced poll for the SHIFT organization Will our mayor get educated on the responsibility that MPAC […]
article updated on January 31, 2014 An event and convention centre, paid for with public revenues from all three levels of government, will greatly enhance Thunder Bay. It will contribute substantial sums of money to the city economy in the form of generated revenue and paid taxes, but it will not be a profit-making venture. […]
Finally … a politician lets the people what he really thinks about the public. The public that dares to stand up and be heard. I am sure that the same feelings can be heard coming out of the mouths Canadian politicians…especially the PMO. No dictator can abide public dissent.
As I posted earlier, the people that benefit from the huge cost of running this city, vote. The staff, families, relatives and friends of the City of Thunder Bay, Tbaytel, Thunder Bay Hydro and all the consultants, contractors and suppliers won’t vote for anyone who wants to rein in spending. Their livelihoods depend on that […]
Jobs are disappearing. People are giving up looking for work. The economy is tanking. Most of our manufacturing is now located outside the country. What little manufacturing jobs tat are located in Canada cost that taxpayers a big pile of cash. Yes…the government has to PAY companies to locate plants here. Will 2015 be the year […]
An interesting two part series of articles that will make you think long and hard about your relationship with Google…provided you can get through them. There is a lot of reading there but I think you will find it worthwhile and extremely informative. If you want to find out what people are looking at on […]
I was strolling through Marina Park and noticed these signs. The signs had images that were used to advertise the proposed condos that are now under construction. The signs are still there now. So I thought it might be interesting to show the proposed along side the actual just to see how things are progressing. […]