Here are my July’s Most Viewed…


There was a lot more traffic to my blog site this July compared to any previous July numbers.  Videos still stealing the top spots with NVMA (500+views) and HJ Titanic (300+views).  For that matter all top 5 had over 250 views each – muchas gracias.  And lest we forget:  #Vote4ChangeOct20

If there was ever two artful dodgers, two peas in a pod or two forever joined at the hip…


If anything you have to hand it to mayor Darrell R. Mussatto, for he did it his way.  His empowered “4 to 3” elected Team Slate enabled him to coerce behind closed doors his en mass fornicating CityShaping and psycho-ling path agenda into every corner and all points within our enclaved city.  The lack luster turnout in our last election was all Mussatto needed to turn our city into an unaffordable, congested, irreversible Manhattan backlot heading into the next decade!  #cnvSOL

And now mayor Mussatto has Councillor Linda Buchanan waiting in the wings – raring to complete his en masse CityShaping Manhattan Project.  Also don’t let wannabe night-mayor Buchanan trip you up in believing she just now decided “this year” to run for mayor.  She actually made it known TWO YEARS AGO as I then illustrated in a number of blogs.  #hocuspocusBuchanan
*Email Update: Was just asked why I had “crowned” Linda Buchanan… sources tell me she can be quite the “drama queen.”

But what is disingenuously quite clear is the mayor did not announce he was retiring from City Hall governance until March of this year.  Which is WTF: well after Buchanan’s initial announcement TWO YEARS AGO!  They BOTH KNEW back in the summer of 2016 Density Darrell was not running for re-election!  There is no way anyone could ever convince me Buchanan would dare run against her density idle.  DRM had already made up his mind NOT TO RUN for re-election as far back as the summer of 2016! #hocuspocusMussatto

Our Oct 20 elected city officials need to be 100% “Transparent” and “Accountable” in order to gain back “Public Trust” i.e. INTEGRITY forsaken by Mussatto’s Team Slate and his Horsetrader Councillors!


Earlier this month there was an interesting Vancouver Sun online article by Kennedy Stewart: “Time to get big money out of Vancouver City Hall for good.”  He is also running as an independent in their 2018 mayoral race.  Stewart’s mayoral platform revolves around 4 measures in how to improve local city democracy while strengthening and enhancing public trust in their city-council decisions regarding development.  https://vancouversun.com/opinion/op-ed/kennedy-stewart-time-to-get-big-money-out-of-vancouver-city-hall-for-good?video_autoplay=true

His four measures: 1. Time for cooling-off rules, 2. Tighten conflict of interest, 3. Implement lobbyist registry, 4. Daylight campaign financing – which from my POV should be mandatory in our upcoming city elections – wouldn’t you agree wannabe mayor Linda Buchanan.

Measures asserting transparent democracy back into our local politics…  Which of course will never see the light of day, in any of our remaining four: good riddance 2014 convoluting city council meetings.

Perhaps & wishful thinking on my part, there is a “Team Slate free, independent, no strings attached mayoral candidate” willing to step forward, vested in open door policies & morally encompassed governance.  A breath of fresh air currently being smoke screened by our 2018 team slate coalitions and precarious team-like associations.

Coincidence… just published in the NSNews: https://www.nsnews.com/news/retired-businessman-kerry-morris-running-for-city-of-north-van-mayor-1.23403312

Surfing through memory lane, looking at my over 500+ blogs related to our city council…


With city council away on an undeserving 8 week summer break after having had the bare minimum city council meetings since January.  I realized it won’t be long before my prized caricatures of our seven city council despicables will be only but a memory echoing my talents.

Surfing my 500+ blogs I noticed about 98.6% of my blog themes revolved around our new city council’s “4 to 3” empowered Mussatto rule trumpeting density fornication.  I eventually came across my 2014 pre-election ol west themed poster: “Wanted Out of Office These Bandits.”  Ironically this poster featured now running for mayor and leftover from 2009 city council OMG Guy Heywood… nothing has changed as it is still my belief we need a new untainted city council and mayor – enough is enough!

This poster would later become the foundation for my first Jan. 9 2015 blog.  As you can see my foresight unfortunately was right on the money illustrating what to expect from our inept mayor and his empowered Team Slate.  Hijackers whom over the last four years have willingly and relentlessly bent over backwards (kiss, kiss) appeasing their campaign developers.  City politics no longer transparent – not an option under Mussatto’s developer sellout leadership conveniently held behind closed doors.  And there lies your failing legacy mayor, forever and ever amen.

North Van City Millennial Housing Dreams Being Shattered By Our City’s Unaffordable Housing!


When it comes to housing affordability on the North Shore much like in Vancouver City; it is becoming more and more unattainable for our seniors/pensioners, fixed and low income earners and yes our Millennials and generations thereafter.  The reality and future economic and social wellness of our city is in dire straits with not only small business leaving or considering to leave but so are our Millennials having had enough!  Unwilling to pay soaring rents with no return on their investment with up to 4% rental hikes each and every year thereafter…  #time4millennialsMoveOn

Any Millennial family trying to save for one of our ridiculously overpriced $1 to 1.5 plus million priced homes/condos will take them IF they are able to save 20% of their approx. $68K annual income up 20 YEARS compared to Toronto 4.6 yrs. and Edmonton’s one year!.  source: Star Metro Vancouver: Aug. 1/18 & Point2Homes: https://www.point2homes.com/news/canada-real-estate/average-national-home-price-buy-bedrooms.html

It’s becoming more and more apparent why our North Shore culpable density mayors: Mussatto & Walton are unwilling to run for re-election in cities they have fornicated beyond recovery… and thus tarnishing their vainglorious legacies.  What they don’t realize is their legacies have already been condemned for ever and ever amen.


A song that is as relevant today as it was 40 years ago when it comes to peoples’ hopes and dreams being shattered by greed & ignorance…

CNV residents may be more familiar with the global welcoming politics of PM Trudeau and Trump’s sanctioned Fake News. But more and more CNV residents are beginning to realize due to the “poor turnout” in our 2014 city elections our city has become a Density Netherworld!


With our runaway development and neverending amending or superseding rezoning bylaws being approved like at last Monday night’s city council meeting…  Is finally having an on the wane affect leading to more & more CNV residents saying enough is enough; revolting against their en masse unaffordable density demagoguery.   Hopefully they and many more will emphatically Vote for Change on October 20th.

Everywhere I turn neighbours are fed up with all the construction lane closures, bus overloads, shrinking commercial parking and businesses unable to find affordable qualified help.  #cnvSOL

And here is the kicker… it WILL and can only get WORSE with our city council’s 11th hour efforts to ram through city council as many density developments as possible on behalf of their vulturous developer pals and in the name of their vainglorious infamies.  #Vote4ChangeOctober20

Here are a couple 4 of my “Nostradamski” predictions for North Van 2018 from centuries past…


This being the Canada Day long weekend thought I would have a little fun and introduce a new character to my blog, an extension of my why not & therefore I shall prowess.  Enjoy