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Want to fix the US economy?  Follow the UK's economic model: lower taxes, limit the size of government, focus on growth instead of redistribution and shift the welfare system to a works-program system
British voters choose economic growth over income redistribution, the Wall Street Journal writes in an editorial.
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That's fair. It doesn't look like there are very many!
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Killer seats, front row behind the plate!
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Must watch for a counter-inntutive take on the environment
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Scary emergency landing on my last flight...
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smoke in the cockpit because of a defective fan belt.  Ended up being fine but a scary 10 minutes
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Sunset in mexico
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it works!
 
Look at the center of this image for 30sec, then watch Van Gogh's Starry Night come to life.

#VanGogh   #StarryNight  
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TAXIS SUCK... My driver just got out of his car to go scream at somebody in front of him at a red light. Then he took a phone call from a friend and had it on speaker phone for 10 minutes. And lastly gave me grief for wanting to use a credit card... Aargh
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Thanks +Val Celin​. Good point!
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Who pays what % of taxes?
And the bottom 20%? They get paid by Uncle Sam. We compare tax burdens as Tax Day approaches.
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Best sushi I've ever had at Sushi Nakazawa... truly amazing.
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おいしい / Oishī, +Nicolas Darveau-Garneau 
Salutations de Tokyo de la part de +Yuko Nakamura & +Serge Labelle :)
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Damn, that's a slam dunk argument!
There are problems with oil, gas and coal, but their benefits for people—and the planet—are beyond dispute
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The EPA is studying this in detail and has come to no conclusion yet.  http://www2.epa.gov/hfstudy
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Another example of governments run amok
Breaking the law in Finland will cost you, but exactly how much depends on a couple of things. One is the severity of the crime committed, and th...
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I'm against the death penalty but this guy's got me almost changing my mind
A German court sentenced a male nurse to life in prison on Thursday for killing patients with overdoses of heart medication that he confessed to administering because he enjoyed trying to revive...
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+Philippe Beaudoin good one ;)
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Education
  • University of Waterloo
    BMath, 1987 - 1992
  • Harvard Business School
    MBA, 1994 - 1996
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Directeur Général de Google Québec, mauvais joueur de hockey, restaurant Kazu #1
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Directeur Général, Google Québec
Employment
  • Google
    Managing Director, 2011 - present
  • Liquor.com
    Co-Founder, 2009 - 2011
  • Plan 42
    Co-Founder, 2009 - 2011
  • McKinsey & Company
    Analyst, 1992 - 1994
  • Sanford Bernstein
    Senior Equity Analysts, 2001 - 2003
  • NDG Ventures
    Founder, 2003 - 2009
  • imix.com
    Co-Founder, 1996 - 2001
  • MSN.com
    Product Manager, 1995 - 1995
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94103
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santa monica ca - New york ny - Cambridge ma - Toronto Canada - Montreal Canada - Quebec Canada - Chicoutimi Canada
Just awful... Broken elevators, broken ice machines, nobody answered room service call. Never again
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You simply can not get a better dining experience in San francisco. Period.
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Very mediocre food. Worse service.
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Had a great time on the 2 hour wilderness tour... Highly recommended
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Incredible views, very nice rooms, great service. Only gripe is the nightclub vibe in the lobby... I like my luxury hotels more quiet
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The best pizza in Vancouver, top 10 in north america. My #1 is farina pizzeria in San Francisco
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Nothing special.
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