Category Archives: Marketing

Government Ensured Consumption

“Mark Zuckerberg joins Silicon Valley bigwigs in calling for government to give everybody free money”

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It’s the globe stupid.

June 23, 2016 As the day wears on I’ve had time to pay attention to the vote over whether or not Britain will leave the European Union. That vote will likely end as the vote about Scottish independence did. With … Continue reading

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Canada Day

Here’s an old one from blogspot recently viewed thrice, reminding me of its existence and that I’d written it way back in June: 2 days before Canada’s July 1, 2014 birthday celebration. June 29, 2014 This coming Tuesday July 1 is Canada … Continue reading

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They call it a Canadian company.

October 10, 2014 Yesterday, October 9, an investment commentator/advisor in a Toronto studio was asked by a Business News Network journalist to name a recently successful Canadian company he immediately, with great assurance, blurted Suncor. Neither the person being questioned … Continue reading

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King Consumer

September 3, 2014 The recently popularized phrase “financial literacy” to me implies real literacy which is an understanding of words and their arrangements in sentences and paragraphs both written and spoken. In mathematics “take away”, “less than”, “subtract”,”minus”imply the abstract … Continue reading

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How Did Sun Oil Become Suncor;then Petro Canada?

Originally posted on Deremigi's Blog:
? Today, June, 27, 2013; a BNN broadcaster informed me that Suncor was Canada’s biggest diversified energy company. And I didn’t believe him. And many perhaps weren’t paying attention, or many simply believed that…

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Newspaper Survival 2011 & Buying Newspapers 2013

Since July 2011 when I published “Newspaper Survival” on WordPress, I viewed the PBS presentation on the Graham family’s ending selling their 83 year stake in The Washington Post newspaper to the Amazon .com founder and friend of a Graham … Continue reading

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