Quantcast
Search Results - Beyond.ca - Car Forums - Automotive Enthusiasts Community

Search:

Type: Posts; User: davidI

Page 1 of 158 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.34 seconds.

  1. Replies
    135
    Views
    9,881

    That leather came from Morocco from a trip I did...

    That leather came from Morocco from a trip I did to Fez in December - it is quite nice and should look better and better with time.

    I'm trying to source some nice veg-tan from a village in Spain...
  2. Replies
    135
    Views
    9,881

    I've used a saddleback bi-fold for the last many...

    I've used a saddleback bi-fold for the last many years but I've since started making my own.

    US sized horizontal bi-fold, Euro sized vertical bi-fold, and a bunch of minimalist card holders I made...
  3. Replies
    165
    Views
    5,960

    Poll: I'd rather have time. Obviously, money is...

    I'd rather have time.

    Obviously, money is needed for a decent living but there comes a point where I value my time just as much as what I can spend.
  4. It's crazy. If there is valid concern over a...

    It's crazy.

    If there is valid concern over a serious offence that would justify such a warrant (same extent as to what would be required to toss a person's house for evidence, for instance) then I...
  5. Replies
    165
    Views
    5,960

    Poll: I don't think his point is literally no money -...

    I don't think his point is literally no money - but you don't need $100k/year to enjoy cycling or hiking or camping or fishing or any other number of outdoor activities. A full ski or golf season...
  6. Replies
    165
    Views
    5,960

    Poll: I subscribed to this mindset when living in...

    I subscribed to this mindset when living in Canada and had no desire for children. The way Canadians spend so much time working and earning to raise kids to be successful and independent defeats the...
  7. Replies
    382
    Views
    76,428

    Sticky: I'd be interested in seeing the 2015 picks...

    I'd be interested in seeing the 2015 picks updated with today's market prices...

    Short-term trading is so unpredictable. Who picked companies that are performing well 4 years later?!?
  8. Replies
    118
    Views
    3,601

    I'm 35 now but I did manage to hit the 7 digits...

    I'm 35 now but I did manage to hit the 7 digits by 30 club before :D

    I have no house, car, or "stuff" and it's pretty much all in cash/fixed income as I had to sell my stock when I left Canada...
  9. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    120,000 people who will probably vote for the...

    120,000 people who will probably vote for the speNDP to ensure their paycheques flowing.

    The size of government in Alberta is ridiculous now and the unfortunate thing is that it ends up being a...
  10. Replies
    501
    Views
    22,515

    I've actually watched a lot of the question...

    I've actually watched a lot of the question periods lately over CBC's YouTube feed. It is shocking how useless all these highly paid politicians are. Same questions over and over and same scripted...
  11. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    Fair comment but I think anyone paying attention...

    Fair comment but I think anyone paying attention knows how difficult it is to move forward with projects given government red-tape these days. Regardless of the specifics, the general fact of the...
  12. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    I loved this part: “Based on historical...

    I loved this part:

    “Based on historical processing times for these kinds of applications, I told this partner that we can expect it to take 12 to 18 months and we’re now looking at 5 years, and...
  13. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    Did you know that Kahn was a Constitutional...

    Did you know that Kahn was a Constitutional Lawyer? :rofl:



    100%. The NDP appeal to people because they speak of ideals rather than realities. Better education, better healthcare, better...
  14. Replies
    7
    Views
    456

    Thanks for the info. I've got 2.5 weeks there so...

    Thanks for the info. I've got 2.5 weeks there so hoping to see a fair bit though most of the adventures will be over the 10 days my girlfriend is with me. So far we've planned to:

    Bus to Byblos...
  15. Replies
    7
    Views
    456

    Yea, I really regret not visiting Syria and...

    Yea, I really regret not visiting Syria and Lebanon back before the conflicts started though it seems Lebanon is generally quite safe now. I'm not 100% sure if I'll go to Tripoli though.

    We're...
  16. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    I'm just watching the debate now and noticed she...

    I'm just watching the debate now and noticed she was also the first to open personal attacks against Kenney.
  17. Replies
    7
    Views
    456

    Thanks. Doesn't answer my questions but helpful...

    Thanks. Doesn't answer my questions but helpful to others who may come across this nonetheless. I usually avoid using plastic while traveling given the number of issues I've had with security blocks...
  18. Replies
    501
    Views
    22,515

    That's one of the spin stories the Liberals,...

    That's one of the spin stories the Liberals, along with their media puppy CBC, have put out there.

    I wouldn't believe it until she actually takes a run at leadership. I suspect she'll end up as an...
  19. Replies
    7
    Views
    456

    Lebanon ATM Fee / Limit

    I'm headed to Lebanon next week.

    Does anyone know what the ATM withdrawal limit is?

    Do they locally charge additional fees? I read some complaints that people were charged their home country...
  20. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    Add an extra digit to Provincial debt is my...

    Add an extra digit to Provincial debt is my guess. :dunno:
  21. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,031

    Perfect. Do Sportsnet / CBC or other networks...

    Perfect. Do Sportsnet / CBC or other networks stream the games online or do you also need to pay for a subscription? I can't see anything online because of my location but don't really want to pay...
  22. Replies
    19
    Views
    442

    Fair enough - you may be right that the US /...

    Fair enough - you may be right that the US / Mexico "officially" only require the passport to be valid until your scheduled return date but I'd suggest he confirm with the airline as they may be more...
  23. Replies
    19
    Views
    442

    Dangerous information. I've seen many travelers...

    Dangerous information. I've seen many travelers turned away at airports because of expiring passports. It even happened to my girlfriend while flying from Medelling to Ecuador for 10 days over Easter...
  24. Replies
    501
    Views
    22,515

    ^ It's a very good point. Just look at what has...

    ^ It's a very good point. Just look at what has been happening in the UK with Brexit. Look how many times MPs have voted against their leader.

    The leader should serve the party, not vice-versa.
  25. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,031

    I'm looking at that NordVPN 3-year deal just so I...

    I'm looking at that NordVPN 3-year deal just so I can hopefully watch NHL hockey playoffs while I'm traveling.

    I'm a complete amateur when it comes to this stuff - I understand if I use the VPN to...
  26. Replies
    501
    Views
    22,515

    Doesn't make you a bad person at all. Just...

    Doesn't make you a bad person at all. Just confirms that many of us had correct instincts about JT and his Libs. Sometimes being correct sucks though!
  27. Replies
    858
    Views
    66,808

    US production has exploded - in part because of...

    US production has exploded - in part because of all the investment they were able to obtain in place of Canada's energy sector. They don't really need our oil anymore. Canada has completely f*cked...
  28. Replies
    1,292
    Views
    40,936

    There was already some provincial debt in 2015...

    There was already some provincial debt in 2015 but obviously the NDP have inflated it incredibly while somehow also managing to shrink the economy at the top of an economic cycle - not to mention...
  29. Replies
    6
    Views
    547

    Bumping an old post but I came across these...

    Bumping an old post but I came across these articles which I found offered interesting perspectives on why carbon taxes likely make the most sense to tackle climate change:
    ...
  30. To me it's all a calculation of the time spent...

    To me it's all a calculation of the time spent working for the money (after taxes) vs. the happiness derived from that money.

    It's an individual calculation for everyone. Then again, I may just...
  31. What aspect of your lifestyle requires $200k/year?

    What aspect of your lifestyle requires $200k/year?
  32. I made a post about FIRE back in the day and was...

    I made a post about FIRE back in the day and was amazed at how much answers varied. Some people think they need $5-$10MM+ for a comfortable retirement....
  33. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,426

    We had planned to but as it was before the...

    We had planned to but as it was before the "official" climb season the bus schedules were very inconvenient so we would have had to take some very expensive taxis. That in itself did not deter us but...
  34. I just saw this video on "retiring" early and...

    I just saw this video on "retiring" early and think it sums things up well: https://youtu.be/8si7cqw9wm0
  35. Replies
    49
    Views
    3,593

    Expect to see a Fiat 500e and Focus electric come...

    Expect to see a Fiat 500e and Focus electric come in at under $45k. The Liberals don't do anything Lobbyists haven't asked for.
  36. Replies
    49
    Views
    3,593

    As I mentioned before, they're just trying to...

    As I mentioned before, they're just trying to find new ways to subsidize the Big 3 in Onterrible.
  37. Some people enjoy work or their work colleagues...

    Some people enjoy work or their work colleagues and that's fine. If you wake up excited to go to the office then there's no reason not to. I've never really enjoyed sitting behind a desk or working...
  38. My situation is a bit different since I'm...

    My situation is a bit different since I'm constantly traveling and don't have many (any?) fixed expenses. Depending on the trips I do I've been putting away 60-80% the last few years. I spend a lot...
  39. Replies
    49
    Views
    3,593

    These EV rebates are such bullsh*t. They're...

    These EV rebates are such bullsh*t.

    They're basically just $5k/car bonuses payable to auto manufacturers who we all know the Liberals want to appease to buy votes in Onterrible and Quebec.

    It's...
  40. Replies
    501
    Views
    22,515

    Liberal Party logic. "How are we going to deal...

    Liberal Party logic.

    "How are we going to deal with this obstruction of justice claim?"

    "Easy, we'll just obstruct the justice committee."

    Interesting commentary coming out of the OECD this...
Results 1 to 40 of 6319
Page 1 of 158 1 2 3 4