Columbia House Files For Bankruptcy – End of an Era
Aug17

Columbia House Files For Bankruptcy – End of an Era

Another company wiped out by those damn kids downloading and streaming music on the internet. Honestly, I didn’t even think that these guys were still around, way to show some true resiliency Columbia House. I do remember receiving the famed Columbia House Mailer “Get 8CDs for only $1” or something. The mailer included full color stamps detailing all the greatest artists of the time, stuff like “Weird...

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Lululemon founder Chip Wilson is Hilarious
Jun11

Lululemon founder Chip Wilson is Hilarious

I’m not a fan of Lululemon but I like Chip Wilson! He keeps it real and he seems to have a kick ass sense of humour. Once he sells his stake in Lululemon for the reported 1.34 billion, he most definitely will have the time and cash to finally ramp up his next company – Foolisch Engineering Inc. Read more… Chip Wilson, who founded Lululemon Athletica Inc (LULU.O -1.05%) and left the company’s board earlier this...

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They will surprise you – Little Inspirations
Jun09

They will surprise you – Little Inspirations

I received a pair of lounge pants – AKA as PJ’s as a gift and they happened to be exactly the same as a pair that I already owned. No big deal exchanges are easy…right? Except these PJ’s sat unused lounging (ha!) on my dresser with tags attached for over six months. So, a couple of days ago I finally decide to take action and liberate the PJ’s from their doomed existence of living a life unused. I read...

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Is there a problem with foreigners buying houses in Vancouver?
Jun08

Is there a problem with foreigners buying houses in Vancouver?

From my understanding there is a real issue with “non-used” homes. This includes homes that are new and resale homes that are being purely held for speculation. The most recent stats on family income in Vancouver suggest that the average house is no longer affordable for the majority of people who work and would like to live in the city. For Canada as a whole, median pre-tax family income was $74,540, measured in constant...

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Enbridge & Tim Hortons – #BoycottTims #FirstWorldProblem
Jun06

Enbridge & Tim Hortons – #BoycottTims #FirstWorldProblem

There might be a larger issue with the amount of Tim Horton’s trash that you will find blowing across parking lots, parks, trails, lakes and rivers and of course on the side of almost every road and major highway. I wonder if all these empty Timmies cups were thoughtlessly left behind by the same people who are opposed to the Enbridge adverts. Or maybe all the trash is just a clever way for Tim Horton’s to maximize their...

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