Category Archives: other stuff

Herein we note the passing of
William F. Buckley

…with yet another viewing of his classic threat to sock Gore Vidal in the face.

Metasonix TM-7 “Scrotum Smasher”
(sorry mom!)

Anyone who doesn’t think it’s sad when a music store goes out of business needs a heart transplant. It’s someone’s livelihood, someone’s passion, and it is a grind. There are…

what’s shakin’?

A co-worker felt what she thought was a tremor, which inspired me to go looking for Canadian seismology resources. It’s not just me, right, thinking that’s really cool? You can…

chester

In a rare moment of repose.

appellation wellspring

If you’ve visited my flickr page you’re already familiar with my sobriquet Steve of the Web, which I use not only for that purpose but as a general catch-all for…

poll: most Canadians sick of hearing Mulroney’s name

According to a new Canadian Press Harris-Decima poll, “More than half of all voters are paying little or no attention to the saturation coverage of the Mulroney-Schreiber affair.” In addition,…

hello Dalai

This week in national news, a remarkably decent Steven Harper meets officially with the Dalai Lama. China stamps feet, threatens sanctions, leaving hungry Canadian children wondering where their next meal…

the foundation remains

I gave a mouse a cookie this weekend. The mouse was a new Motorola KRZR K1m, the cookie was Parallels Desktop for Mac with Windows XP Pro. No one who…

nice ride, pops

Made it out to the 107th annual Mohawk Fair in Shannonville Ontario last weekend for the first time in 25 years or so. This beautiful raft on wheels was on…