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Bebo123 wrote:
Feb 11th, 2019 7:00 pm
In Canada, she will either get:

1) an apology from Trudeau from these accusations and a $10 million settlement
2) found guilty and sentenced to an Aboriginal Healing Lodge
3) found not guilty due to mental illness
I choose 1) --- and she'll use some of that money to run for MP in some hipster district in Downtown Toronto. Trudeau will give her a nice cabinet post.
Well, I am not a crook.
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jeff1970 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 1:55 pm
I choose 1) --- and she'll use some of that money to run for MP in some hipster district in Downtown Toronto. Trudeau will give her a nice cabinet post.
Next scenario. Due to the trauma she suffered... She is automatically appointed as prime minister of canada. Then becomes the first ever person to serve as both prime minister of canada and the president of the united states after trump automatically appoints her before getting impeached :-0
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What a total waste of time this is. So many ppl getting shot in Toronto and all the media focuses on is this idiot. This stuff happens all the time. I knew a guy who got nailed with a beer bottle tossed off a balcony and was hurt badly and the cops didn't even care.


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Bebo123 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 1:52 pm
Hmmmmmm.....verrrrry interesting
Looking at the criminals in the link, all I can say is
In Canada “diversity is our strength...”
If you like, I can post a link to the Top 20 Child Molesters/Child Rapists in Canada, and we can talk about how all the child diddlers in North America seem to be the same color (perhaps yours?)...
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appleb wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 1:38 pm
That reminds me the Toronto Police 'Most Wanted' list, which asks for help finding young offenders who they are not allowed to legally identify.

http://www.torontopolice.on.ca/homicide/mostwanted.php


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I can't help but notice the majority of people on this list looks to be of a certain, type.
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fattyburger11 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 4:08 pm
AirBNB is annoying. They should just hold property owners or tenants legally accountable for all liability caused by their AirBNB guests, since they were the ones who invited these strangers off the streets into the building or neighborhood.

It's incredibly unsafe for families too. All these strangers off the streets come and go in your building and you never know who anyone is. Then you become accustomed to seeing new faces, and this lowers your guard ultimately leading to trouble. A whole host of issues.

Start legally charging property owners for negligence and have a hotline to rat out AirBNB hosts to landlords and insurance companies. Jack up their insurance rates and hold AirBNB hosts legally accountable for everything. Suddenly AirBNB might not be worth it. Unfortunately, the reality is a lot of these condos have board members who own multiple properties and this is their business, so you can never vote AirBNB out since they hold the majority vote lol!
AirBNB is nothing but an organized crime syndicate that allows people to break bylaws and zoning restrictions to turn residential property into commercial property without doing any of the work required to register a business, obtain business insurance, or follow business regulations. This cute little "people are just having guests over, lol" story they use as cover for their business model is transparent and it's obvious what they're doing, but the government of this city is full of nothing but spineless cowards who don't do their jobs and cave to PR campaigns waged by lawbreaking organizations like AirBNB and Uber. The government doesn't enforce the laws on the books, the cops don't care, and that's why every residential area in the city is now home to illegal hotels full of international partiers, hookers, drug dealers, and so on.

A powerless and apathetic government like this is a sign of the breakdown of society, and it looks like North America is allowing it to happen. Places like China and Japan actually tend to care about how society functions, so they don't allow this type of unrestricted BS to go on.
Could HAVE, not could OF. What does 'could of' even mean?
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Piro21 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 4:36 pm
AirBNB is nothing but an organized crime syndicate that allows people to break bylaws and zoning restrictions to turn residential property into commercial property without doing any of the work required to register a business, obtain business insurance, or follow business regulations. This cute little "people are just having guests over, lol" story they use as cover for their business model is transparent and it's obvious what they're doing, but the government of this city is full of nothing but spineless cowards who don't do their jobs and cave to PR campaigns waged by lawbreaking organizations like AirBNB and Uber. The government doesn't enforce the laws on the books, the cops don't care, and that's why every residential area in the city is now home to illegal hotels full of international partiers, hookers, drug dealers, and so on.

A powerless and apathetic government like this is a sign of the breakdown of society, and it looks like North America is allowing it to happen. Places like China and Japan actually tend to care about how society functions, so they don't allow this type of unrestricted BS to go on.
I think that their business model is similar to Uber's, which is "provide a service that people like (and is cheaper because it ignores local regulatory laws), and governments will be pressured to legalize it because no one wants to see it go away".
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There should be dedicated AirBnB bashing thread on RE Sub...

1. That women might be guest visiting a renting tenant, possibly an resident owner. Can't ban renting nor owning.
2. She might just be accomplice, the camera person/all her friends needs a wake up call.
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fattyburger11 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 4:08 pm
AirBNB is annoying. They should just hold property owners or tenants legally accountable for all liability caused by their AirBNB guests, since they were the ones who invited these strangers off the streets into the building or neighborhood.
Piro21 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 4:36 pm
AirBNB is nothing but an organized crime syndicate that allows people to break bylaws and zoning restrictions to turn residential property into commercial property without doing any of the work required to register a business, obtain business insurance, or follow business regulations. This cute little "people are just having guests over, lol" story they use as cover for their business model is transparent and it's obvious what they're doing, but the government of this city is full of nothing but spineless cowards who don't do their jobs and cave to PR campaigns waged by lawbreaking organizations like AirBNB and Uber.
LongLiveRFD wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 5:07 pm
There should be dedicated AirBnB bashing thread on RE Sub...
Let's not lump Uber into this debate, since the old model (being gouged by taxi drivers) was not working. Airbnb is a completely different beast, since we already have models that work well (hotels/motels for vacationers; rentals and leases for anything longer) and you can easily make the argument that using a property for Airbnb is not unlike using a property for a grow-op.
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webshark wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 2:20 pm
What a total waste of time this is. So many ppl getting shot in Toronto and all the media focuses on is this idiot. This stuff happens all the time. I knew a guy who got nailed with a beer bottle tossed off a balcony and was hurt badly and the cops didn't even care.


I hear there is an opening in the Liberal party for her now.
Too bad you don't care about the victims of such crime. Its only a talking point for you and most other on the board.
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webshark wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 2:20 pm
What a total waste of time this is. So many ppl getting shot in Toronto and all the media focuses on is this idiot. This stuff happens all the time. I knew a guy who got nailed with a beer bottle tossed off a balcony and was hurt badly and the cops didn't even care.


I hear there is an opening in the Liberal party for her now.
U mean u got nailed in the head by a beer bottle.
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Piro21 wrote:
Feb 12th, 2019 4:36 pm
AirBNB is nothing but an organized crime syndicate that allows people to break bylaws and zoning restrictions to turn residential property into commercial property without doing any of the work required to register a business, obtain business insurance, or follow business regulations. This cute little "people are just having guests over, lol" story they use as cover for their business model is transparent and it's obvious what they're doing, but the government of this city is full of nothing but spineless cowards who don't do their jobs and cave to PR campaigns waged by lawbreaking organizations like AirBNB and Uber. The government doesn't enforce the laws on the books, the cops don't care, and that's why every residential area in the city is now home to illegal hotels full of international partiers, hookers, drug dealers, and so on.

A powerless and apathetic government like this is a sign of the breakdown of society, and it looks like North America is allowing it to happen. Places like China and Japan actually tend to care about how society functions, so they don't allow this type of unrestricted BS to go on.
I agree.

I live next to an Airbnb hell on a quiet residential street in south mississauga (Port Credit). As per the city this is legal- it’s truly like living next to a hotel. Just that the guests have 0 accountability and I can’t do anything about it. I have a lot of friends who live in downtown condos who also have had issues with Airbnb neighbours- and apparently it’s more common then I thought.

Having spent a few years working in hotels as front desk/manager- we used to call the police for much less then throwing a chair off a balcony. Does Airbnb even take a credit card pre-auth/ damage deposit? I can tell you a piece of property wouldn’t fly like that in a legitimate hotel (where neighbouring guests are much more inclined to complain ASAP, there’s credit cards on file/easy eviction and employees to enforce safety/comfort). Do people do stupid stuff at hotels? Sure. But there’s ACCOUNTABILITY - which is what Airbnb lacks.

Besides the safety factor- what is Airbnb bringing in terms of tax dollars? I have yet to hear of any tourist destination that credits Airbnb solely on a spike in tourism. In fact from my understanding it actually pushes residents further away and possible dwellings are sitting empty that can be purchased/rented long term that create an actual community. I can’t understand for the life of me the positive of Airbnb?

If I owned/long term rented this unit and this psycho was a friend of mine- I can nearly guarantee she would of been stopped from: 1) damaging MY property 2) causing a scene as I would not want to be evicted from MY home. Just like my airbnb hell next door... 2 men who decided to party until 2am last week in the backyard hot tub with (what we understand) was a group of escorts.

...sadly if this chair would of killed somebody or caused some catastrophic accident on the Gardiner perhaps more there would be more public outrage on Airbnb.
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The Toronto Police twitter feed on this has some hilarious comments.

Looks like some posters think they identified the culprit and posted cached links to her Instagram account.

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