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FORMULA 1 : RED BULL PROTESTED - HAMILTON EXACTED REVENGE ?

If it was scripted, chances are it would not have unfolded in the manner it did. F1 machines and teams have been waiting for a protracted period to rev into the new season. Covid-19 implications ensured that everyone was confined to inactivity. That changed this weekend in Austria, at Round 1 of the 2020 season. Apparently, the extended vacation did very little to alter the well established norms of F1. Christian Horner stated that he cannot recall being away from the [...]

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7 Tips for starting a new business!

Have you ever thought about starting a new business? Many persons are leaving their traditional nine to five jobs and becoming their own boss.  Being self employed might be a dream situation for a lot of people, however it is important to take stock of the pros and cons before stepping out on your own. Here are 7 tips to help you on your journey to start a new business! Research It is vital that you do your research on your [...]

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CIRCUIT RACING : COLLIN DALEY JR - THE BEST DRIVER AT DOVER RACEWAY?

Covid-19 will be assigned the blame for most things which occur at present. For an extended  period activity across all sporting genres or disciplines screeched to a grinding halt. But, the fact that the only thing happening was nothing, we all had time to watch the sand complete its falling routine in the hourglass. And possibly, because of the abundance of idle brain energy, we also had ample time to consider topics, which even though they were boldly staring you in [...]

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FORMULA 1 : BERNIE ECCLESTONE'S IGNORANCE REVEALED ?

In a world where modern democracies boast freedom of speech, it is understood, that despite the fact that you are at liberty to spew, from your lips, that which is conceived  in your brain, wisdom teaches that freedom of speech must be treated like the consumption of alcohol - act (speak) responsibly! Apparently, former Formula 1 head honcho, Bernie Ecclestone was not a recipient of the memo which outlined politically correct behavior re freedom of speech. Words have meanings. Duh! And [...]

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Sexual Harassment, Me Too, and the Minister's Disturbing Giggle

Our Minister of Justice, Delroy Chuck, is what I would call a "jolly" person, with a good sense of humor. Jamaicans frequently use the word "jovial" - a rather quaint expression meaning good-natured, in a harmless kind of way. For some reason, the adjective is often used to describe a person who has recently passed away. Well, I am glad to say that Minister Delroy Chuck is still with us. However, he is not having a very comfortable weekend, riding the [...]

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Know your labels!

Always read the fine print!  Reading might not be your favourite activity but it is important that you read the labels on the food that you buy. Why is it so important that consumers read the labels on the products that they buy? Do we really need labels? Labels - a major part of packaging Product labels come in different forms. There are labels that are in the form of stickers, tags, or even content prints on the packaging. Labels  allow [...]

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Jamaica and Elusive GDP growth

Jamaica and Elusive GDP growth

The Editorial on September 12, 2019 – ‘Economic Growth Council and GDP trends’ highlights a disturbing paradox in our economy. How can we be spending so much on infrastructure but seeing any improveme...

HEROES OF SPEED : KYLE 'SPEEDY' GREGG WILL NOT BE CROWNED KING? Part 4

HEROES OF SPEED : KYLE 'SPEEDY' GREGG WILL NOT BE CROWNED KING? Part 4

We would dare say that the most successful and dominant race-car drivers are neither typical nor average human beings. We are not in possession of the scientific evidence to support the claim but, if...

Civil Society Collaborates to Influence Health Policy for Mothers and Infants

Civil Society Collaborates to Influence Health Policy for Mothers and Infants

As I entered the quiet, cozy Alhambra Inn recently, I stopped to look at the beautiful koi carp swirling in the water near the entrance. I was prepared to be inspired, not only by these majestic fi...

HEROES OF SPEED : KYLE 'SPEEDY' GREGG WILL NOT BE CROWNED KING? Final

HEROES OF SPEED : KYLE 'SPEEDY' GREGG WILL NOT BE CROWNED KING? Final

More recently, Andre Anderson  endured more contact that he anticipated during a duel with Kyle. Reports surfaced which suggested that Andre's performance during the event was severely hampered as a r...

The cost of being sick in Jamaica!

The cost of being sick in Jamaica!

It's flu season and I have a sore throat and a cough so I am already preparing myself for the full onset of the virus which might mean a trip to the doctor. Of course, not everyone visits the doctor f...

Restaurant Week 2019 Begins!

Restaurant Week 2019 Begins!

Okay so everyone has different times of the year that they excitedly wait for and my favorite month is November. Why is November so special to me? Well it's the time of the year when restaurants have...

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