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Where did this news go?

**** update 1:34 pm Wednesday: After receiving a comment from a reader, and innumerable emails, I contacted both the VPD and  Kirk Lapointe from The Sun, who advised me that unfortunately, this incident was a suicide, in which case stories … Continue reading

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Who are your retirement funds sleeping with?

How about  some  Ipp’s, P3’s, Macquarie and Goldman Sachs? From a friend: … http://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/macquarie-team-eyes-edf-power-network-reuters_molt-64104190fb3f.html?x=0  Macquarie team eyes EDF power network On 14:43 GMT, Sunday 10 January 2010 LONDON (Reuters) – Australian investment bank Macquarie has teamed up with the Canadian Pension … Continue reading

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Tercon Contractors Ltd vs. British Columbia ( Ministry of Transportation and Highways)

If it can be said there is any good that has come from the infamous and inexhaustible BC Rail debacle, it would be that it opened my eyes to much of what goes on with the tendering process within many … Continue reading

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Is this really about protecting the homeless – or protecting the Olympic image ?

 In a move that Coast Mountain and Translink will surely claim as altruistic, Transit police have been given the authority to identify,and move homeless people to shelters during extreme weather. They will even call in a shuttle bus and driver to transport … Continue reading

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Tasha Chiu leaves Breakfast Television – Who’s Next?

A colleague told me this evening that Tasha Chiu has announced that Friday August 22nd will be her last day on the show. *****UPDATE : I actually flicked on the TV this am, and in a stroke of luck, happened upon Kyle and … Continue reading

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More flip-flops in the Leg, than at an Old Navy Outlet sale…

Politicians never cease to amaze me with number of flip-flops they can do. Todays big Hoorah, goes out to the BC Liberals latest attempt at looking like they actually care about BC’s kids. For example, just before Christmas,  NDP MLA … Continue reading

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