Monthly Archives: December 2005

You knew it was coming

Another shooting in Toronto the good. More gun play. I watched the news and discovered that it isn’t the romanticization of gang violence in popular music that is at fault. It isn’t the popular culture of music video that glorifies … Continue reading

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Micro@#%@#$^@^

On some things Microsoft just sucks. I have been having this problem with a computer on my network for a long time and have not been able to find a solution for it. The really annoying thing is that it … Continue reading

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Christmas is past.

Well Christmas has come and gone and there are scads of ripped coloured paper left in its wake. I scored some cool running gear for Christmas, running mittens, running shirts, a new PT strap some body glide and a chess … Continue reading

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On the edge of…

Men don’t cry. Men are allowed to cry under certain circumstances which are as follows: The death of a close family member or life long friend or when excessively drunk and maudlin after being dumped by a woman who was … Continue reading

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Holocaust denial

Iran’s president has said the holocaust is a myth. Of course this is the same man who has called for the annihilation of Israel which kind of puts the myth statement into perspective. It may seem strange, but I find … Continue reading

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Imposing contracts

The television news on CTV in Montreal ran a poll tonight – people phone in to vote – asking the question: Is is time for Quebec to impose a contract on the public sector? The vast majority of respondents (over … Continue reading

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You’d’ve thunk

Who knew your butt muscles were so important to locomotion!?! Mine right buttock it toying with me. It will seem perfectly fine for a little while then wham I’m limping again and in a great deal of pain. Hopes of … Continue reading

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Taking time

I did not run Friday or Saturday and will not run today. I have been running injured which in retrospect wasn’t the brightest thing to do and it got to the point where walking was becoming problematic. Two days of … Continue reading

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Compulsions

Are we all creatures of compulsion? I wonder this sometimes even though I think of myself as a disciplined person most of the time I find that I end up doing things which are non sensical. It is as if … Continue reading

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It’s what people think it means that counts.

Just a short rant: Technology is not a physical thing it is knowledge of how to use things. Technology is used as a catch all for new inventions and electronic gadgets. While technology was involved in the creation of these … Continue reading

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