Author Archives: garyrlake

The RMV funds go to MBTA

(Vital safety inspection, or revenue stream? – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) I’m sure we’ve all heard of the fiscal problems of the MBTA lately.  They were in the news with public hearings and discussions of service cuts and fare hikes. So Beacon Hill at the 11th hour comes in with a plan to bail out the MBTA which…

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Thank You MA RMV

I am now on hold with the RMV for the better part of an hour now and counting.  I renewed my registration (online like a good doubie) and the RMV neglected to include the little sticker for the license plate. Years ago, if something like this happened I would just stop at my local full service branch of the RMV…

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Interesting immigration discussion

On LinkedIn there was an ongoing discussion about a proposal to adopt English as the official US language and this letter was posted.  I thought it was so hilarious I thought I’d share it. Dear President Obama: I’m planning to move my family and extended family into Mexico for my health, and I would like to ask you to assist…

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Hey MA made the list

(Lovely – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno)…
Those states selected as the best places to do business are: 1. Texas

2. North Carolina

3. Tennessee

4. Virginia

5. Nevada Those states identified as the worst places to do business are: 1. California

2. New York

3. Michigan

4. New Jersey

5. Massachusetts Source: Chief Executive (05/13/2010)

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Why I really don’t believe polls much

Recently, I got into a brief exchange with a public liberal, who in quite short order, verbally handed my butt to me with very little effort on his part. I withdrew from the exchange with my tail between my legs not wishing to embarrass myself (I really hate that) with the short text message limits of twitter.  What I found…

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