In Consideration of Inconsideration

Posted: 26/10/2016 9:10:15 AM

It has been suggested, on occasion, that I lack patience. So I decided to devote the time needed to improve myself. Well five minutes this morning in a Tim Hortons I realized I don’t lack patience at all. My problem is I live in a city, as do the vast majority of Canadians. My problem is I share my city with a tiny minority of people who are completely oblivious to anyone else around them. And by ‘around them’ I mean they don’t care about anyone behind them in a lineup.


The Elite

Posted: 19/10/2016 9:32:21 AM

The problem with this country, in a nut shell, is the elites. This problem has nothing to do with money, this is all about attitude. And another thing, the elites, they are not just a menace, they are the last group of people in society you can attack and get away with it. And it works.


The Cost of Doing Business

Posted: 12/10/2016 9:19:15 AM

Recently a small township in Ontario by the name of Centre Wellington tried to buy a well. Because as a growing municipality they wanted access to clean, safe drinking water into the future. Why anyone would be worried about such a thing, I have no idea, but hey it’s a free country. Anyway long story short it didn’t work out. They didn’t get their well. They didn’t get their well because they were outbid by NestlĂ©, a giant multinational. And now NestlĂ© can suck all the water they want out of that well and put it in little plastic bottles and sell it to people who need the water in order to live.


An Ill Wind Blows from the South

Posted: 05/10/2016 9:31:10 AM

At this point there have been millions of articles written about the US presidential election. My guess is half of them include the phrase ‘reality TV’ and I understand the comparison. But in order for a reality TV show to work it has to be, at its core, fundamentally vulgar. Or as it’s referred to now — Trump-like.