Tag: olympic news

An Olympic sized Canadian bail-out for Intrawest could mean all Canadians pay for the 2010 games – whether they want to or not.

From the NY Post : Fortress says it is negotiating with the Canadian government, which it says promised to make it whole for the time Whistler/Blackcomb mountain is used for the Olympics. Intrawest is trying to get roughly $90 million, and wants to be paid before the… Continue Reading “An Olympic sized Canadian bail-out for Intrawest could mean all Canadians pay for the 2010 games – whether they want to or not.”

Two popular political Facebook pages started by columnist/political commentator Bill Tielman disappear under suspicious circumstances…

…and the implications of this are looking more and more ominous in the face of no answers from Facebook administration. ( I thought I lived in Canada, but this seems like something the Chinese government would do) ********UPDATE: Bill has advised that the NO… Continue Reading “Two popular political Facebook pages started by columnist/political commentator Bill Tielman disappear under suspicious circumstances…”