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THE 2015 SAMLEY CUP PLAYOFFS – ROUND ONE

THE 2015 SAMLEY CUP PLAYOFFS – ROUND ONE

I guess I’m a little bored tonight because I got to thinking that I need to air my opinions about hockey team logos. With the beloved hometown team- the Winnipeg Jets- in the playoffs for the first time in 19…

THE MYTHOLOGY OF THE SELLOUT

Occasionally, I hang out with other artists and designers. And occasionally, when I explain the many things I do and companies I work with, I get a bit of a side-eye from said people. It passes quickly but for the…

ON WINNIPEG DURING THE HOLIDAYS

Winnipeg. It’s a gritty kind of beauty. Slapping on my layers, heading out for a run on the slippery, packed snow. A rosy glow illuminates beautiful frost-glazed trees. A stark contrast against the filthy snow and salt piles and random…

A REQUIEM FOR WHEELS

So by now I’m sure you’ve all heard the distressing news: The actor who played “Wheels” on the various Degrassi series died 5 years ago and no one noticed. I read this news earlier this morning and to be honest,…

OMG, IT’S SO OVAH! L8R!

Mac, over there on the left, is dumping Stacy for a newer model, despite his own advanced age. Must be a mid-product-life-cycle crisis. Never ever break up by text message. I don’t care how steeped society is in technology these…

KABLAMMO!

So my absence from the blog had been mostly just forgetfulness-related, however recently it shifted from that to medically-related. Most of my friends and family know the gist of the story, but for the sake of documentation, I’ll try and…

UP I SAY!

Well, Pixar, if your goal was to make me cry (again… damn you WALL-E), mission accomplished. Nik and I just got back from seeing Pixar’s latest Up and have to say it was pretty good. Aside from us making the…

THE READING ROOM: REJECTED

It feels like I have gone through a massive glut of books this year. Just can’t get enough of ‘em. Even on the short flight back from Denver (after leaving Las Vegas… lights so bright, palm sweat on a Saturday…

VIVA LAS VEGAS

Well, I’m back. I must apologize to all 2 of my followers for the long delay between posts, but I was prepping for and going on a trip to Las Vegas with a few friends for the past long weekend….

YES HAMAM

Finally got the chance to try out the Hamam room at Ten Spa this weekend and it was quite glorious. Ten Spa has recently undergone some renovations, mainly to the lobby area and changerooms, but it seems that the main…