Author Archives: Michael Greason

More Uber

Many of the pro UBER comments that appear in the media and the comment sections for newspaper websites make three arguments in favour of UBER. First, UBER X is cheaper.  This of course is true except when you really need … Continue reading

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UBER X

There is very poor reporting about UBER in the media.  There is very little accurate description of the services UBER offers and how they differ,  UBER offers three classes of service: UBER Black Car; UBER Taxi; and UBER X I … Continue reading

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Tim Hudak

Tim Hudak is swimming against basic macro-economic principals.  When governments spend money, on civil servant salaries for example, it expands the economy.  Civil Servants spend their salaries in our economy to buy goods and services and thereby fund other purchases … Continue reading

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Racist, Sexist, Drunk

This is the headline n today’s Toronto Star.  While undoubtedly accurate I am not sure that is what our Mayor deserves.  This headline suggests that some of the evil that our Mayor spouts is based on the fact that he … Continue reading

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Where is the Mayor

If Rob Ford has truly entered rehab, more power to him.  No one should be bothering him there and he should be left in peace.  If he can truly conquer his demons that is great news for his wife and … Continue reading

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The Mayor’s Vile Accusations

The Mayor appeared with Conrad Black last night.  I did not watch that interview and am not really interested in the Mayor’s “explanations”.  However, the Mayor made a vile insinuation (which I saw in a clip) about Daniel Dale, a … Continue reading

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Mayor Ford and his Defenders

The current situation surrounding our Mayor is one where I will not make any comment.  What I do find offensive is the recurring theme from some of his defenders that the “Liberal Elites” have shown improper “glee” in reporting the … Continue reading

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City Employees

Anytime that Giorgio Mammoliti has a contribution, it is likely to be cringeworthy and unpleasant.  It is not a surprise that he has set a new low for respect of our City work force and for one individual in particular. … Continue reading

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Fukushima

Every few months we receive further information about Fukushima – further admissions of disaster and mankind’s inability to cope.  Now, the admission is that leaking waste is at a concentration that could kill a human being within 4 hours.  This … Continue reading

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Bangladesh Tragedy

Galen Weston says that he is “shaken” by the building collapse in Bangladesh.  I am sure that he truly is and feels that an injustice has been perpetrated.  He has vowed to compensate the victims and increase the level of … Continue reading

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