The Bishops were key to the conception of the first Round Up. Rodeos are big business now, and they were big business then. It was an undertaking to get to a rodeo, especially for a working cowboy. He wound up going to prison. Silver doesn’t mention that, of course. But the NBA’s counterargument here might be what Silver calls strict regulatory requirements to provide ways to monitor gambling activity, meaning if it were legal it might be harder to rig games.
She was born Oct. 2, 1921, at Newton, the daughter of Edwin G. And Helen Jackson Hamilton. Everything she said represented everything I hated about the era. All that philosophical jargon. All that po faced, gelatinous, meaningful, life enhancing gobbledegook..
They also set up an office with a cash counting machine.They installed secret cameras and a command center where the sting would be run.The operation created a Facebook page and chose a striking logo a skull with a slew of guns and knives fanned out behind ripped off from a recent Sylvester Stallone movie, “The Expendables.” The store didn’t say it was in the gun business but the logo suggested that.Agents “let it be known” they were willing to buy guns and drugs, according to documents from the circuit court charges. The records don’t say how they did that, but agents had business cards with the Fearless logo and the words “Buy, sell, or trade.” The cards were found by the landlord after agents left.Salkin, who previously ran his sign business from the building, was a first time landlord. He said he saw little of the Fearless operation because they mostly kept him out.
Indeed, not only is there no good conservative argument in favor of Prohibition, there is no good argument whatsoever in favor of it. It pretty much boils down to a lot of “THINK OF THE CHILDREN!” hysteria. Thus, although I fully understand your desire to muzzle any talk of legalizing the former, I decline to go along.
Scotiabank, the country third largest bank by market cap but its most international as measured by the number of countries in which it has operations, has a new industry head of its Global Mining and Metals group.This week the bank welcomed Peter Collibee to that position, a position that had not been occupied by a full time dedicated professional for a period of time.Collibee spent the past 11 years in the mining investment banking group at BMO Capital Markets, the firm that is generally regarded as the industry leader for the sector.Collibee, who as part of the move to Scotiabank was required to spend time away from work on a so called gardening leave, also spent five years with Rothschilds Canada.In his time at BMO Collibee worked on many deals including First Quantum acquisition of Antares Minerals (2010); advising Trafigura on its 2012 acquisition of Iberian Mineral; the US$750 million 2012 sale of Ocampo Gold Mine to Minera Frisco and the 2012 US$1.3 billion sale of Anvil Mining to MinMetals.Collibee couldn be reached for comment but sources have indicated that he was attracted to Scotiabank because of its larger balance sheet (which gives it a greater ability to be a lender) as well as its more global scope. The bank has an extensive network in Latin/South America and has similar large expansion plans in Asia. But despite those advantages, Scotiabank has probably been an underperformer in mining investment banking.Collibee, who will oversee a 20 person investment banking team based in Toronto and Vancouver, has now been given the challenge of improving the group performance..