2016-12-11 Sun

Construction

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Say what you like about Toronto. Itís not every city that matches the Construction Site Toilets to the Construction Cranes.

Fully Funded Public Transit

Please take a moment to download and read my file Fully Funded Public Transit .

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Now the CBC is arguing for Fully-Funded Radio.

Note that the Radio Programs to which you listen are never Free. Someone pays money somewhere.

After all, everybody who works at the radio station, from the Janitor all the way down to the Announcer wants money to put food on the table for their children.

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You can play with numbers all you like, but here the CBC seems to be saying that 25% of its costs come from outside sources, in this case, advertisers.

I estimate that itís 30% for the Toronto Transit Commission, and those funds come from passengers.

Please take a moment to download and read my file Fully Funded Public Transit .

Retired

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In a fit of energy two weeks ago I cleaned out and rebuilt my front hall closet, in the process throwing out as garbage my Bright Red Toque and my Cold-Weather Mitts. It was a task Iíd been putting off for three years.

Procrastination works both ways.

Being stingy I have delayed buying a new set of mitts, and this morning I found my mitts behind a little set of drawers.

I should vacumn more often ...