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Eddie Creates Nothing Out Of Nothing

By Robert Tuomi (WINDSOR, ON) – It was most surprising to hear the Mayor of Windsor, Eddie Francis, on a non-CJAM radio news report, claim that…


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Cities Need To Rethink Taxi Industry

By David Seymour (REGINA, SK) – The internet has destroyed travel agents, books stores, and hard copy classified advertisements in its wake.  Through GPS-enabled smart…


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Don’t Hate Me Because I’m Beautiful

By Dennis DesRosiers (WINDSOR, ON) – The month-by-month product lifecycle analysis introduced in last month’s Observations continues to yield insights into the forces driving new…


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FIT Not A Good Fit For Aussies

By Robert Tuomi (WINDSOR, ON) – Remarkable news has reached us from Australia. There the newly-elected Premier of New South Wales (NSW) has kept an…


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Tim Hudak Using “Disinformation”

By John Bennett (OTTAWA, ON) – Ontarians stands to lose an opportunity to become a world leader in green energy if Progressive Conservative Leader Tim…


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A Fantasy To Replace Car Travel

By Wendell Cox (WINNIPEG, MB) – Large city officials have been lobbying for a major program of federal transit subsidies for years. The push will most…


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Cops Get ePrints Technology

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor Police Service has implemented new fingerprinting technology known as “Canadian Criminal Real Time Identification Services” to assist in addressing wait…


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Drill Sites Contaminate Drinking Water

By John Bennett (OTTAWA, ON) – For the first time, a scientific study has linked natural gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) with a pattern…


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Was April An Accurate Reflection?

By Dennis DesRosiers (WINDSOR, ON) – I promised to send out the April SAAR number. It was 1.63 million units in April. So based on…


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Detroit Area Investor Arrested At JFK

(DETROIT, MI) – John Bravata, the founder and chairman of BBC Equities, LLC, was arrested yesterday at JFK International Airport, announced U.S. Attorney Barbara L….