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Back by popular demand: Falcon’s follies ~ Gateway,SFPR and the Railgate connection.

Indeed, with the revelations brought forward by Vicky Huntington and other dedicated researchers on the ALR land being optioned in Delta…there has been increasing attention around several older posts of mine. You can find them all here under the BEST OF page, … Continue reading

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If you aren’t outraged, you haven’t been paying attention – part II

A long time reader, Gordon, otherwise known as Canadianbud, left this comment yesterday on my recent post When the solution becomes part of the problem, and after reading it, I really felt it was worthy of a post itself.  Having worked in the … Continue reading

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When the solution becomes part of the problem

Lets talk about the new plan the Liberals have cooked up, that Kevin Falcon was talking about in Kamloops this week: ” The B.C. Liberal government is developing a program to move employable people on welfare to northern B.C., where they will … Continue reading

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Government credit card purchases show everything but fiscal discipline.

Government ministers,certain employees,and subcontractors, are given purchase cards to make “authorized purchases”: purchases made on behalf of the province, for the benefit of the province.  These aren’t my words, but ones from their own policy. The rules are quite clear- no personal … Continue reading

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Why is the BC government paying over $63 million dollars a year to the private partners of the Sea to Sky highway?

Could it be, that just might have something to do with the cost of the shadow tolls on the highway for the year ending March 31st, 2011?   Hmmm? Can the Liberals answer that question for us please? My very good friend at … Continue reading

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“Official truths are often powerful illusions” ~ John Pilger

” Hi Laila…Remember the Principle of Parsimony, aka Occam’s Razor that says: “simpler explanations are, other things being equal, generally better than more complex ones.”  The illusion of a fixed price contract is great optics even though its an illusion.  As you quite … Continue reading

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Likely governmental process resulting in BC Liberals shift of liquor and gaming from Solicitor Generals office… to Energy and Mining

http://www.theprovince.com/news/Christy%20Clark%20announces%20review%20justice%20system%20break%20courts%20logjam/6122223/story.html

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” Never underestimate the predictability of stupidity” or… “How the BC liberals are now overspending to fix the corrections crisis they created.”

                                                                          The BC Liberals: Same crap, same people, different motives Indeed, one should never underestimate the predictability of stupidity, in particular when it comes to politicians and government – case in point, the BC Liberals…As you heard here first, Christy … Continue reading

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“It’s not hard to make the right decisions when you know what your values are” ~ Roy Disney

Unfortunately… the vast majority of BC Liberals in office have no clue what they really value, so they do have a hard time making decisions…. case in point:  this extremely stupid and assinine expenditure detailed by Jonathan Fowlie of the Vancouver Sun…. … Continue reading

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” We built your fort. We will not have it used against us.” ~ John Wayne Alleghany Uprising.

There is a storm brewing among the people,my friends… “I bought the Sunday Province yesterday. For a change it was worth the smash I paid for it. I read something in there. Read something I was going to write about … Continue reading

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