What You Never Hear In Reports About NAFTA

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Trade Balance for 2016

Goods: USA had a trade deficit of $12.1 billion with Canada

Services: USA had a trade surplus of $25 billion with Canada

Net: ~$13 billion surplus

Figures from the Office of the United States Trade Representative Click Through To Site Here


Meanwhile, Back At The Ranch …


We trumpet players were whooping it up at The Sweetwater Music Horns A Plenty Brass Festival.

I was lucky enough to participate in a performance of an antiphonal work by Gabrielli originally composed for performance at Basilica di San Marco in Venice. Better yet, alongside former Canadian Brass and Teatro alla Scala  principal trumpet Stuart Laughton.

Thrill of a lifetime material.

Hopefully some of the brass magic was transferred to me by osmosis or something …

Lawrence M. Krauss


Who would be lecturing to the Sky and Telescope contingent on the ms Oosterdam’s Solar Eclipse cruise than Professor Lawrence M. Krauss of Arizona State University


Author of my favourite book on current frontiers in physics:image

a marvellous voyage through modern physics…..

His lectures were spectacular!