Monthly Archives: July 2010

Geography

Okay, I’m getting a big old crush on Quebec (and Canada). My gal and I just took a two-week vacation, the first two-week vacation I’ve taken in at least 10 years … yikes!. Before we left, I couldn’t imagine leaving … Continue reading

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A Meta (meta) post.

Firstly, apologies for our ten-day long silence. Mon frere, Shea, is on a much deserved get-away, which I’m sure we’ll be hearing more about upon his return, if not sooner. And I just got back from a reporting trip with … Continue reading

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the little things, part 3

In Canada … Eeoyre isn’t depressed. Here, this stuffed donkey seems to go by the name Anatole (that’s Anatole, spelled with the letter “Ah“).

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the little things part 2

Things that are interesting about Canada… this woman is dancing with a dog.

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the little things

Things that are hard about Canada … a 6 pack of watery American beer costs $12. Things that rock about Canada … dark chocolate KitKats.  

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Little Known Fact

The buses in Toronto have a special exit for noseless bearded men (or Black Bloc G20 protesters). They also have a special exit for Sarah Jessica Parker.

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Happy Canada Day!

It’s the July fourth of the north! This nation, as we know it, was born 143 years ago today (the dolomite anniversary for those of you keeping track). Queen Elizabeth touched down in Halifax, NS, on Monday – recapitating Canada with … Continue reading

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