Shocking Stat

Shocking Stat & Goofy Award


Shocking Stat of the Week 
Over a fifth of Canadians are hoping for what amounts to a financial disaster for millions of us. 

Goofy Award
If you thought the government’s pandemic response was at times questionable and inexplicable there’s a good reason. 

Shocking Stat & Goofy Awards


Shocking Stat 
Who loses money in this environment? You’ll be shocked at how much in this investment category? 

Goofy Awards
Two headshakers – one from federal politicians and the other from UBC. Some would call both of them predictable. 

Quote of the Week, Shocking Stat & Goofy Award – Mar 20


Quote of the Week
Laval University economist, Stephen Gordon on the tiresome people who claim to care about inequality and poverty.

Shocking Stat
Lots of talk about helping those people impacted financial by the pandemic but you’ll still be shocked at how much money went to people who weren’t.

Goofy
We’ve been warned by CSIS and the Canadian Military about Chinese operatives in Canada but why are we giving them our tax dollars.

Quote of the Week, Shocking Stat & Goofy Award


Quote of the Week
Writing 64 years ago, the brilliant Ayn Rand knows more about how some people feel about pandemic restrictions than most do today.

Shocking Stat
Move over Bitcoin, Gamestock and baseball cards – we guarantee that what’s going on with digital collectibles will shock you.

Goofy Award
The heavyweight “woke” battle of the year – Mao vs Dumbo – Hitler vs Peter Pan.

Quote of the Week, Shocking Stat & Goofy Award


Quote of the week
George Orwell looked into the future and 2021 was looking back – nodding it’s head.

Shocking Stat
A vivid reminder that when we say we want “diversity” – we don’t mean diversity of opinions.

Goofy
I know that the pandemic has most of our attention but make an exception and look at what’s going on at the Department of Defense.

Quote of the Week, Shocking Stat & Goofy Award


Quote of the Week
An absolutely terrible idea’s becoming mainstream. The worst – and we’re doing nothing about it.

Shocking Stat
Usually the shocking stat illuminates an issue were story. This week it is the story. It’s THE most important stat in economics and finance today.

Goofy
The federal cabinet took a lot of heat for not showing up to vote on China’s genocide but how about looking in the mirror first before we pile on.