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Heart Of Darkness In The Near North

June 23, 2012

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My friend Martinez is the sort of guy who well understands the notion of doing something simply to do it and going somewhere simply because it can be done.  A little while ago, inspired by his purchase of a Jeep Liberty, he put to me an idea.  “Want to drive to James Bay?”.  There was […]

R.I.P. Rodney, oh and hi Ben!

June 17, 2012

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The internet is aflame with reports of Rodney King’s death tonight, he of the infamous beating which ultimately led to the LA riots and maybe even OJ Simpson getting away with murder.  He certainly led a tumultuous life.  His passing, though, reminded me of something sort of funny about him and one other man, Ben […]

Reverse Prank Calling Is My Favourite Hobby

June 11, 2012

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Essentially I remain a twelve year old at heart, at least in several very important respects.  Most crucially I love screwing around with people on the phone.  I always have and I always will.  Back in the old days my friend Nick and I used to call the local strip club (Cozy’s Grill) and ask […]