99 Thoughts I Had While Watching "Real Housewives Of Toronto"

99 Thoughts I Had While Watching "Real Housewives Of Toronto"

Hi! I’m Lauren, and I’ve never watched any episodes from any of the 327 iterations of the Real Housewives franchise. But, there’s now a Real Housewives of Toronto, so I sat down to take in the first three episodes.And let me tell you, I was not prepared — emotionally or otherwise — for what was to come. Spoilers ahead! 1. We’re opening with a montage of Yorkville, Toronto’s swankiest neighbourhood. Okay, sure, I get it, money, etc.2. There’s already a crying montage. I can’t do this.3. “Money makes you well known,” says one of them, even though I — a lifelong Toronto resident — have no idea who any of these women are.4. Nice touch on the maple leaf on the logo, though. 5. Roxy — the young “new money” one — is already the most relatable. Plus she has a gre
Tesla's Valuation Could Overtake Ford Any Day Now

Tesla's Valuation Could Overtake Ford Any Day Now

Tesla, the loss-making electric car company that sold about 84,000 vehicles last year, is now worth about as much as Ford, which sold 6.7 million cars in 2016 and turned a $4.6 billion profit.Valuations for the two companies converged in recent months, as Ford slid and Tesla surged. By Wednesday afternoon, Tesla was worth $45.2 billion and Ford's was valued at $46.6 billion, according to Bloomberg data. Tesla could overtake Ford any day now, and become America's second most valuable car company. GM, the current number one, is worth about $54 billion.How wildly optimistic are investors about electric cars? Based on its current market price, Tesla is worth about $600,000 per vehicle sold in 2016, while Ford is worth about $7,000, according to calculations by Barclays analyst Brian Johnso...