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Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://www.thestar.com/business/2018/01/20/will-16000-sears-canada-retirees-see-their-pensions.html "Between 2005 and 2011, the average dividend yield for Sears shareholders was 17.8 per cent, compared to the average dividend yield of approximately 3 per cent for companies on the TSX."

Grant Potter

insights from @lex_is on @canadaland this week http://www.canadalandshow.com/podcast/black-mirror-canada/

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Hey ... http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/amazon-bid-new-location-canada-halifax-1.4361723 ... https://newrepublic.com/article/146540/amazon-thriving-thanks-taxpayer-dollars "If a city or state shells out millions of dollars to attract Amazon, the least it can do is ensure that the resulting jobs lift people out of poverty."

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Christmas dinner along with music & games by candlelight as gales rattled windows - memories made http://thechronicleherald.ca/canada/1531943-winter-storm-disrupts-holidays-in-atlantic-canada-thousands-in-n.s.-without-power

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https://torrentfreak.com/google-defeats-worldwide-site-blocking-order-in-us-court-171218/ "While Google still has to delist the contested pages in Canada, it no longer has to do the same worldwide."

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/06/world/canada/halifax-explosion-world-war-one.html “scientists on the Manhattan Project studied to predict potential effects of their weapons.”

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http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/a-century-after-the-halifax-explosion-grim-reminders-can-still-be-found-in-trees/ "today, lumber mills as far as the southern United States still don’t dare touch logs from Halifax, knowing some hidden metal artifact could wreck their machinery."