Our complimentary Globe tells me that several people were shot (one of whom died) on Yonge Street yesterday, about 3 stops south of where we live. C’mon, handgun ban.
Update: the garlic fingers were delicious, and Canada is kicking Finnish ass. All is right with the world.
Here’s the haul from xmas morning: Books: Incendiary (Chris Cleave), Freakonomics (Steven Levitt), Your Call Is Important To Us: The Truth About Bullshit (Laura Penny), Lucky (Alice Sebold), and a […]
We’re in Halifax! I’m pretty happy to be here; it’s nice to get back to this city and have some time to ourselves, even though we would’ve both been happy […]
Merry Christmas, if you’re into that sort of thing. It’s been a nice, lazy, fun day so far. I hit the motherlode with the gifts (new MP3 player, Roku soundbridge, […]
I am alarmed by my parents’ office. It’s always been incredibly messy and disorganized, but now, with the renovations, it’s a UN disaster relief candidate. The crap is piled up, […]
We left the brother’s lovely home this morning and made for NS. It was fun to spend time with them, to see where they live and be uncle Dan for […]
Uncle Dan is tired. I’ve had a taxing day of lying around, watching movies and eating sweets. Granted, I did play jungle gym for my youngest niece, but not enough […]
My flight left about an hour late but that’s to be expected at this time of year. My brother and my two nieces were waiting at the (very tiny) airport. […]
All checked in at the airport, and just waiting at the (very crowded) gate. My shopping bag full of gifts actually tore open, but I ran down to Lush and […]