John and I are headed to the Island for a quick trip with my sister’s family. Since the Ghostly Walks in Victoria are only on Saturday nights, we may partake in our own creepy after-dark tour, finding the apparition of Robert Service above the “Seeing is Believing” store all by ourselves (oooohhhhhh!). We’re leaving super […]
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After being slightly disconnected yesterday, here’s a news and commentary roundup for your morning reading enjoyment. Boston slams Colorado 13-1 in the opening game of the World Series. Despite the fact that the Rockies’ pitcher is local boy Jeff Francis from North Delta (and recently UBC), I’m sorry…. I’m still cheering for the Sox. Sure […]
‘I remember when the â€œnewâ€ 10 dollar bill came out with the poem printed on it. Everyone (including myself) thought it had a typo: â€œIn Flanders Field the poppies grow between the crosses row on rowâ€. Although on the bill it says blow. What an outrage. Turns out – â€œweâ€ were all wrong and the […]