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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Eric the .5b » 17 Oct 2018, 18:13

Highway wrote:
17 Oct 2018, 18:08
That's not 'profit margin', that's just putting places out of business if you can only sell something for 8% over cost.
No, that's not profit, that's margin.

They really are that stupid.
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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Warren » 17 Oct 2018, 19:33

Eric the .5b wrote:
17 Oct 2018, 18:13
Highway wrote:
17 Oct 2018, 18:08
That's not 'profit margin', that's just putting places out of business if you can only sell something for 8% over cost.
No, that's not profit, that's margin.

They really are that stupid.
Maybe they're that stupid or maybe it's just more Pot is "legal" now bullshit. Like how in the US you can be in the pot business, but no one is allowed to do business with you.
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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Eric the .5b » 17 Oct 2018, 19:35

Warren wrote:
17 Oct 2018, 19:33
Eric the .5b wrote:
17 Oct 2018, 18:13
Highway wrote:
17 Oct 2018, 18:08
That's not 'profit margin', that's just putting places out of business if you can only sell something for 8% over cost.
No, that's not profit, that's margin.

They really are that stupid.
Maybe they're that stupid or maybe it's just more Pot is "legal" now bullshit. Like how in the US you can be in the pot business, but no one is allowed to do business with you.
There's that.
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Post by Aresen » 19 Oct 2018, 00:43

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Post by Mo » 19 Oct 2018, 06:15

8% markup is obscenely low.
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Post by nicole » 19 Oct 2018, 08:09

No one expects the smartest policy from the Newfies guys
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Post by Warren » 19 Oct 2018, 12:24

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Post by Aresen » 21 Oct 2018, 00:00

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Re: Oh, Canada

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Post by Aresen » 26 Oct 2018, 13:31

Not So Fast, Canuckistan
TORONTO -- Shifting statements from U.S. border officials have prompted some Canadian cannabis industry players to think twice about travelling south of the border, just weeks before a significant pot industry conference in Las Vegas.

A spokeswoman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection said that even if a Canadian traveller's business does not operate in the U.S., they could be denied entry if their travel activities are cannabis-related.

"If the purpose of travel is unrelated to the marijuana industry such as a vacation, shopping trip, visit to relatives, they will generally be admissible to the U.S. however if they are coming for reasons related to the industry, such as the conference... they may be found inadmissible," said Stephanie Malin, U.S. CBP's branch chief for northern/coastal regions in an email.

On Oct. 17, Canada became the second country in the world after Uruguay to legalize cannabis for recreational use.

In the lead up to legalization, a statement in September by U.S. border officials had indicated that Canadian pot industry workers risked being banned or denied entry. Earlier this month, U.S. CBP updated its statement, saying that Canadian cannabis industry workers would "generally be admissible" if travelling for leisure.

The revised stance was welcomed by the sector, but did not offer clarity as to whether business travel activities for those without direct U.S. involvement would be a red flag under its policies as well.
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Post by Aresen » 29 Oct 2018, 20:00

Now Asian Countries are Warning their Citizens about 'Sinister Drug Pushers From Across the Pacific'
The letter published by the consulate went on to warn that Chinese citizens living in Canada who break cannabis laws — by selling pot to a minor, for example — could end up with a criminal record and face deportation.

China’s statement comes after the Japanese consulates in Vancouver and Toronto released statements earlier this month explaining that Japan’s Cannabis Control Act, which forbids all possession and use of cannabis, may apply to Japanese citizens anywhere in the world. The consulates warned that those who consume any form of weed in Canada could be subject to legal penalties upon returning to Japan.
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Post by Warren » 29 Oct 2018, 20:03

Aresen wrote:
29 Oct 2018, 20:00
Now Asian Countries are Warning their Citizens about 'Sinister Drug Pushers From Across the Pacific'
The letter published by the consulate went on to warn that Chinese citizens living in Canada who break cannabis laws — by selling pot to a minor, for example — could end up with a criminal record and face deportation.

China’s statement comes after the Japanese consulates in Vancouver and Toronto released statements earlier this month explaining that Japan’s Cannabis Control Act, which forbids all possession and use of cannabis, may apply to Japanese citizens anywhere in the world. The consulates warned that those who consume any form of weed in Canada could be subject to legal penalties upon returning to Japan.
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Post by Hugh Akston » 13 Feb 2019, 21:18

According to the Province of Saskatchewan, he is not the Assman.
When it comes to celebrating his family name, Dave Assman refuses to take no for an answer.

After Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI) denied his latest request for an ‘ASSMAN’ vanity licence plate, the Melville man had an oversized decal designed to replicate the plate in question and then placed the decal on the tailgate of his white Dodge Ram pickup truck.

Assman — pronounced OSS-men — said he appealed SGI’s decision on Tuesday and received a message around four hours later that his request had once again been rejected. Then the railroad worker took action.
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Post by Aresen » 13 Feb 2019, 21:30

That's been a running story here for the last few days. Most people are on Mr. Assman's side.
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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Hugh Akston » 13 Feb 2019, 21:45

Aresen wrote:
13 Feb 2019, 21:30
That's been a running story here for the last few days. Most people are on Mr. Assman's side.
Of course they are. Nobody wants to get in front of him.
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Post by Aresen » 13 Feb 2019, 22:03

Hugh Akston wrote:
13 Feb 2019, 21:45
Aresen wrote:
13 Feb 2019, 21:30
That's been a running story here for the last few days. Most people are on Mr. Assman's side.
Of course they are. Nobody wants to get in front of him.
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Post by lunchstealer » 28 Feb 2019, 19:17

The tears are yummy and sweet you guys

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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Andrew » 28 Feb 2019, 20:19

From a BBC story about this:
The spurned ex-minister: Jody Wilson-Raybould was Canada's attorney general and justice minister. Unlike in the UK and US, the two roles are held by the same person.
Uh... the US has a justice minister?
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Post by Warren » 28 Feb 2019, 20:20

Ha! Ha!
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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Aresen » 28 Feb 2019, 20:32

I think the BBC article means that the AG and Minister for Justice are normally 2 different people, which is usually the case in Canada, but Trudeau gave her both portfolios.

Trudeau has two major assets: 1) Andrew Scheer, the leader of the Conservative Party, who is a nobody-wanna-be-Rubio. Scheer is obnoxious and stupid. 2) Jagmeet Singh, the leader of the NDP, who has managed to alienate all sides of his party (and finally got a seat in parliament just this week). Singh is going to destroy the NDP, who will lose a lot of seats to the Liberals, thus keeping Trudeau in power.

Also, the Liberal Party and the CBC will rally round Trudeau by October 21 (Election day).
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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Warren » 01 Mar 2019, 20:39

Aresen wrote:
28 Feb 2019, 20:32
I think the BBC article means that the AG and Minister for Justice are normally 2 different people, which is usually the case in Canada, but Trudeau gave her both portfolios.

Trudeau has two major assets: 1) Andrew Scheer, the leader of the Conservative Party, who is a nobody-wanna-be-Rubio. Scheer is obnoxious and stupid. 2) Jagmeet Singh, the leader of the NDP, who has managed to alienate all sides of his party (and finally got a seat in parliament just this week). Singh is going to destroy the NDP, who will lose a lot of seats to the Liberals, thus keeping Trudeau in power.

Also, the Liberal Party and the CBC will rally round Trudeau by October 21 (Election day).
Back in the day I use to keep tabs on the libertarian movement in CA. They still around? Any party affiliation?
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Re: Oh, Canada

Post by Aresen » 01 Mar 2019, 22:15

Warren wrote:
01 Mar 2019, 20:39
Aresen wrote:
28 Feb 2019, 20:32
I think the BBC article means that the AG and Minister for Justice are normally 2 different people, which is usually the case in Canada, but Trudeau gave her both portfolios.

Trudeau has two major assets: 1) Andrew Scheer, the leader of the Conservative Party, who is a nobody-wanna-be-Rubio. Scheer is obnoxious and stupid. 2) Jagmeet Singh, the leader of the NDP, who has managed to alienate all sides of his party (and finally got a seat in parliament just this week). Singh is going to destroy the NDP, who will lose a lot of seats to the Liberals, thus keeping Trudeau in power.

Also, the Liberal Party and the CBC will rally round Trudeau by October 21 (Election day).
Back in the day I use to keep tabs on the libertarian movement in CA. They still around? Any party affiliation?
They pop up every now and then. They had a candidate in a recent by-election on Vancouver Island last month. (Not my constituency, so I couldn't vote.)
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