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Brief Flashback to Homelessness

I used to be homeless (came to Alberta in an old car with my clothes and some shampoo and soap) when I was 19… Stayed in the salvation army center. 351 more words

Big Oil has destroyed so much of Louisiana that members of both parties are demanding justice

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The oil industry has left a big footprint along the Gulf Coast, where a Delaware-sized stretch of Louisiana has disappeared.

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August Motivation

I have a dream: to have 2 properties and a Porsche by the time I am 23.

I have a dream: to be the most powerful (strongest) and best looking man alive. 87 more words

Brief Medium-Term Life Goal Reflection

If you knew me since I came to this province, my original intent was to have a property, education, and Porsche by the time I was 23, then as that day came closer, the next idea was to have a Ferrari within 5 years… 202 more words

21 Day Reflection on a New Car and Property Goal

On May 9, 2016 (21 days ago), I wrote the following here:

Maintaining the same $1,500/month savings rate, if the latest I want my second condo by is next July, I would need to make each of the following annual gains, compounding my savings monthly, to acquire  corresponding vehicle in time :

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As oil patch sheds jobs, unemployment claims rise steadily in Saskatchewan, Alberta

More and more people in Saskatchewan and Alberta are claiming unemployment benefits in the wake of Western Canada’s devastated energy economy, figures released by Statistics Canada Thursday show. 310 more words