Author Archives: Robert

About Robert

Just another petrol head who likes cars, driving and everything about motorization.

The Kidults

On November 24th CTV Toronto broadcasted news on 49-storey condo near downtown. The story was about failed elevators and residents being unhappy about having to climb stairs all the way up to their shoeboxes in the sky, The news is … Continue reading

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The Indebted…

This November CBC Market Place bothered to publish long column about car loans. Mob of reporters suddenly discovered that 7-8 year long loans become norm in industry and this can be a good excuse to throw some punches at dealerships. … Continue reading

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The Brexit…

So Brits voted to jump out of the EU train. Universe, as we know it, did not end, fish&chips did not disappear from pubs, Queen still wears her fuzzy hats, banks did not run to the other side of the … Continue reading

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The Swingers….

This year primaries in US unveiled that large number of voters wait until last minute to decide who to vote for. This lack of decisiveness may result in 300 million nation being led by a fellow elected by champs who … Continue reading

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The establishment…..

Watching last results of Iowa caucuses made me think of track record of each candidate’s campaign. When I compare Hilary’s and Bernie’s campaigns I can’t stop thinking that establishment class still believes in old fashion targeting where existence of the Internet and online … Continue reading

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The hangover….  

So the 2015 has ended. The end come with bitter taste of fallen CAD, higher food cost, T2 gender-perfect mob attacking TFSA, tighter mortgage rules, eroded manufacturing business, and Toronto Stock Exchange hovering just above basement. Although the bitterness of … Continue reading

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The bandwagon….

If you happen to watch recent news you may know that US decided to rise interest rates. It is not a huge raise. It is a tiny little hike just to give a cool shower. This small raise together with … Continue reading

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