Archive for July, 2007

I'm So Over Hotmail


Tuesday, July 31st, 2007 — 11:20pm PST
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I never log into my hotmail account anymore, not even through MSN messenger (after getting gmail 3 years ago, really). Since getting a Mac I just use Adium as my chat client at home and at work I log in through web-based Meebo. Apparently it’s been a while since I actually checked my hotmail email […]

Hospital Music for Your Soul


Tuesday, July 31st, 2007 — 12:05am PST
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Update August 8, 2007: Hospital Music is the #1 Album in Canada. Update: The record is sitting at #1 on Amazon.ca and iTunes Canada, and Born Losers as a single is #1 on iTunes USA Alternative Top Songs [MG.org]. Also, the album is climbing to #21 (so far) on iTunes USA which is incredibly groundbreaking. […]

Blogathon Pledge Prize Draw


Monday, July 30th, 2007 — 10:24am PST
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As an added incentive for pledging my Blogathon efforts for the Surrey Food Bank from Saturday to Sunday, I decided to give away some tickets to the Vancouver Canadians game on August 4th (Mexico Night!) Watch the YouTube video below to see whose name was picked from the hat. Thanks again everyone! *Also, you can […]

How About An Orca Eating a Leaf


Sunday, July 29th, 2007 — 9:15pm PST
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This weekend has turned out to be entirely consumed by blogging. On Friday night we had some pre-blogstock action at Steamworks and due to prior commitments starting early yesterday morning, I missed out on meeting other local bloggers such as: rilah, Pat Zaph, Carmen, Chad, Danielle, JaG, nome, Jennifer, and Foxxy (whom we met Wednesday), […]

Signing Off


Sunday, July 29th, 2007 — 6:00am PST
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My readers are amazing, seriously you guys are awesome. Over the last 24 hours I have: … had guest posts by J.J., Keira, Alanah, Isabella, Duane and John … received 59 comments on 49 blog posts (archived under ‘Blogathon‘) … blogged about hockey, gum and bunnies. … been linked from dozens of sites in support […]

Pepper Spray


Sunday, July 29th, 2007 — 5:30am PST
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This is it – one more to go after this! Just reading the “morning” news headlines and since I pretty much covered the fireworks and some of the post-firework hoopla in the podcast, here’s the ‘official’ word. It was also another busy night for Vancouver Police. Constable Howard Chow says there were over 430 liquor […]

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