Category Archives: Quebec

My grandfather taught me how to build a dam instead of islands

When we were kids, and we were lucky, it would rain. And the parking area of my grandfather’s mountain farm would fill up with streams and rivulets. The farm house was in a small valley, near the top of one … Continue reading

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CSN:AFU Monday’s Top Three News Stories — August 20/07

Rainbow Butt Monkeys: Canadian “Circles”; ‘Letters From Chutney‘ (1995) Click Here For More Canadian Music… do it kids, stick it to The Man. . The First Three News Stories On 08/20/07 . Monday’s News Sometime Later: I’ve stopped taking this … Continue reading

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Canadian Inventions — The Wonderbra

Buck 65: Canadian “Wicked & Weird“; ‘Talkin’ Honky Blues’ (2003) When does a piece of clothing become more about attracting attention than aboot personal convenience? About twenty minutes after you get out of the bathtub. And the one piece of … Continue reading

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CSN:AFU Monday’s Top Three News Stories — August 06/07

The Northern Pikes: Canadian “Girl With A Problem”; ‘Snow In June‘ (1990) . The First Three News Stories On 08/06/07 . Yesterday’s News Sometime Later: Technically the idea behind this post was to compare the news cycles of Canadian, American … Continue reading

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Monday’s Top Three News Stories (BBC, ABC, PBS, CTV): 04/02/07

54-40: Canadian “One Day In Your Life”; ‘Show Me‘ (1987) Fifty-Four Forty Or Fight! [This one’s for Puddle, who’s having a crappy day… week. Okay, month.] . The First Three News Stories On 04/02/07 . Page Jump: BBC, ABC, PBS, … Continue reading

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Monday’s Top Three News Stories (BBC, NBC, PBS, CBC/CTV: Quebec Election Coverage): 03/26/07

Headstones: Canadian “Unsound”; ‘Teeth And Tissue‘ (1995) Hugh Dillon Is Cooler Than You Are. . The First Three News Stories On 03/26/07 . Page Jump: BBC, NBC, PBS, CBC/CTV — Aboot The Quebec Election: Here . (6pm) BBC World News: … Continue reading

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