Tag Archives: Barbarians

Minimum Wage, Economists, Statcan, Banks, Unions=Messy #2

Westcoastpugnaciousfreely admits that I am not a fan of economists in general… 

Posted in Common Sense & Accountability:, Health & Welfare | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Employees With Disabilities Outperform Co-workers.

Westcoastpugnacious was attracted to a Letter to The Editor/The Vancouver Sun….’Employees with disabilities outperform co-workers’ Hence the Post title exactly the same. 

Posted in Business, Common Sense & Accountability:, Health & Welfare | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Barbarian Attack Against Tim Hortons Has Started

What Does Stringent Conditions Mean? Who are the barbarians? Westcoastpugnacious previously identified them as  3G Capital … Berkshire Hathaway Inc [Warren Buffet] … Pershing Square Capital.

Posted in Business, Common Sense & Accountability:, Politics | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Government Approves T. Horton Takeover With Tough Conditions Applied

So the deal is finally done, the group that westcoastpugnacious describes as barbarians is successful. I have some admiration for the Canadian government for attaching half a dozen quite stringent conditions to the approval. Badly needed, when the group that westcoastpugnacious  describes … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Common Sense & Accountability:, Health & Welfare | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Unasked Questions For Tim Hortons CEO Marc Caira: Part 1

Westcoastpugnacious  has been interested in Timmies since last year, way before the take over bid from the Barbarians. I hasten to explain the adjective Barbarians: Are Canadians Gullible?

Posted in Business, Common Sense & Accountability:, Politics | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment