Tag Archives: Canada

Amazing Show at Art Gallery of Calgary

Hey YYC – this is an amazing time to go to the Art Gallery of Calgary and check out out an amazing exhibition by one of the most challenging and intriguing artists in Canada, Diana Thorneycroft. Diana Thorneycroft is a … Continue reading

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Another Kick-Ass Reason to Visit Montreal

I have no idea how I’ve never heard about this before today nor why I haven’t already explored this place the couple of brief visits I’ve had to Montreal but did you know that they have an UNDERGROUND city!!  That … Continue reading

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Ignotus Locus: Lac Manicouagan & Fermont, PQ

For whatever reason I’ve been mentally traveling to new and exotic places. Not typical places though like Fiji or Sandals Resorts.  I’m thinking more about obscure locations.  Geographically unique, desolate or isolated places that seem to hold amazing treasurers of … Continue reading

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Big Agriculture Marketing

I was watching the Thursday night NFL games last week on Sportnet West and I was struck by something completely unexpected…the high volume of farming/seed commercials. Now, any good CBC’er knows that every second commercial during a hockey game is … Continue reading

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Attawapiskat in Need

If you’ve been paying attention to the news in recent weeks you’ve learned that there is a new emergency concern arising that has been getting support from the Canadian Red Cross.  Dozens of nations around the world are committing funds, … Continue reading

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Canadian Reality?

I saw these pictures and I couldn’t help myself to write a quick post about the nature of living the Canadian mountains. If I lived any closer to the mountains than I would own a dog like this.  This monster … Continue reading

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#Occupy Movements 2

Yesterday I wrote about how I agree that much of the #occupy movement in Canada is slipover from the US situation.  Although I stand by that opinion I think that there some legitimate reasons for the #occupy movement to exist … Continue reading

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