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by IronNoggin
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Jam Jars
Replies: 15
Views: 331

Re: Jam Jars

And so ends Week One of the attempts to contact the gov. Still on "hold" of course, although their doors have been closed for a spell. MP Monday. Phone has tracked this all week. Near 2,000 call attempts, nearly 70 worm hole verification events, and 29 hours "on hold" over all. Next week one can hop...
by IronNoggin
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: RCMP to use C-42 to “extend” licenses
Replies: 0
Views: 13

RCMP to use C-42 to “extend” licenses

The RCMP have updated their policy page with the following: Impacts on services due to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Due to measures taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Canadian Firearms Program is currently experiencing significant impacts to our services, like many other service prov...
by IronNoggin
Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Jam Jars
Replies: 15
Views: 331

Re: Jam Jars

Call number 472 today got through... sort of. So, on hold... once again. Did get through yesterday afternoon to the same worm hole. Kept me "on hold" for 2.5 hours after their doors shut for the day - an experiment as I was waiting for my Lady to get home. Pretty sure it will go the same way today. ...
by IronNoggin
Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Canada 'strongly opposed' to U.S. stationing troops near shared border
Replies: 5
Views: 51

Re: Canada 'strongly opposed' to U.S. stationing troops near shared border

hankenhunter wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:17 pm

Nog. I see you doing nothing but posting bullshit articles, yet you never have anything constructive to say.
Don't read them if that's how you feel.

Easy Peasy... :P

Nog
by IronNoggin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Canada 'strongly opposed' to U.S. stationing troops near shared border
Replies: 5
Views: 51

Canada 'strongly opposed' to U.S. stationing troops near shared border

Canada 'strongly opposed' to U.S. stationing troops near shared border "This is an entirely unnecessary step, which we would view as damaging to our relationship," said Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland this morning, following the first public report from Global News that White House officials...
by IronNoggin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Jam Jars
Replies: 15
Views: 331

Re: Jam Jars

IronNoggin wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:16 pm
Attempt Number NINETY-TWO today, and IN. :roll:
AND...

Terminated without warning from their end at 2 hours 48 minutes.
No surprise.

Back on the Trying To Even Get In Merry-Go-Round... Again :thumbdown:

Nog
by IronNoggin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ot ...The virus scare
Replies: 66
Views: 1893

Re: Ot ...The virus scare

From a fellow on SFBC (with permission): Going to jump in here and clear up a few things. My first degree is in Biochemistry / Microbiology; my wife wrote her masters in Virology (in a lab that contributed to sequencing the SARS genome) and has worked in public health, research institutions includin...
by IronNoggin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ot ...The virus scare
Replies: 66
Views: 1893

Re: Ot ...The virus scare

Epidemiologist Behind Highly-Cited Coronavirus Model Drastically Revises Model Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson, who created the highly-cited Imperial College London coronavirus model, which has been cited by organizations like The New York Times and has been instrumental in governmental policy decisio...
by IronNoggin
Thu Mar 26, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Jam Jars
Replies: 15
Views: 331

Re: Jam Jars

Attempt Number NINETY-TWO today, and IN. :roll: "All of our agents are currently busy. Please stay on the line and your call will be answered by our next available agent"... Anyone want to hazard a bet here? Pretty much the same routine as yesterday, just took longer to get there... So... Who thinks...
by IronNoggin
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Jam Jars
Replies: 15
Views: 331

Re: Jam Jars

Just proved to myself that there is actually no-one monitoring / answering the EI hotline.

Was on HOLD since 8:35 am. Ran well past closing time now, and still getting the Please stay on the line and our first available agent will answer...

Like when? September?

Really?? :evil:

Ticked - Nog
by IronNoggin
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ot ...The virus scare
Replies: 66
Views: 1893

Re: Ot ...The virus scare

Trudeau’s $82B coronavirus support package gets royal assent, officially passes Sources close to both the NDP and Conservative negotiating teams said both parties were in lockstep until the very end of negotiations in trying to get those powers narrowed. Ultimately, the government did agree to scal...
by IronNoggin
Tue Mar 24, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ot ...The virus scare
Replies: 66
Views: 1893

Re: Ot ...The virus scare

It appears the liberals were forced to abandon their insane plot to grant them dictatorial powers by opposition members: OOPS! Not So Fast! :shock: They pulled the "most offending" clause, but left in others that do much the same thing: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-liberals-pull...
by IronNoggin
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Ot ...The virus scare
Replies: 66
Views: 1893

Re: Ot ...The virus scare

It appears the liberals were forced to abandon their insane plot to grant them dictatorial powers by opposition members: National coronavirus update, March 24: Parliament suspends emergency session It appears that the government is continuing to negotiate details of the legislation with opposition p...
by IronNoggin
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Trudeau’s Deficit Set to Smash Through Hundred-Billion Barrier
Replies: 6
Views: 145

Re: Trudeau’s Deficit Set to Smash Through Hundred-Billion Barrier

It appears the liberals were forced to abandon their insane plot to grant them dictatorial powers by opposition members: National coronavirus update, March 24: Parliament suspends emergency session It appears that the government is continuing to negotiate details of the legislation with opposition p...
by IronNoggin
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Other Topics
Topic: Trudeau’s Deficit Set to Smash Through Hundred-Billion Barrier
Replies: 6
Views: 145

Re: Trudeau’s Deficit Set to Smash Through Hundred-Billion Barrier

Liberal bill on coronavirus would give feds power to spend, tax without parliamentary approval In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the federal Liberals are poised to table a bill granting them sweeping new powers to spend money and raise taxes without having to get the approval of Parliament. ...