I've been getting a fair number of comments on my post from January 23rd, where I attempted to respond to the perception that gasoline prices had not dropped enough in relation to dropping crude oil prices. Now, rather than wade in on each comment, I decided to watch the stream of comments to see where it would go. Even after a year and a half, I'm still trying to figure out when it's right for me to respond and when to just let people talk. Now I see some feel no one is paying attention, which wasn't my intent. So Anita, Sophia, Jim and the others (especially you Cliff), let me provide further detail.
3 entries from February 2009
One year from today, the Olympic Winter Games will begin in Vancouver. As a major supporter of Canada's athletes since 1988, we're all pretty excited. So excited, we created this short video to suggest a few ways we could give Canadian athletes the winning edge in 2010.
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No I haven't lost my mind. A little while ago, the Toronto Star ran a feature on the Gas Man himself - Dan McTeague and quoted me as saying "I'll probably take some flak for this at the office...but I kind of like the guy". My prediction came true. I did take some flak. So why was I saying nice things about the guy I had spent the better part of 9 years debating on radio, tv and in newspapers? No, I hadn't spent the day sitting in a warm room blowing up air mattresses without a pump. And no, I don't agree with him. Allow me to share...