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Yay! Science!

I don’t like a lot of clutter on my fridge but I do have a few magnets I love. Bonus: one holds tickets to the next event I’m attending, and one covers a mysterious dent in the stainless steel that … Continue reading

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June 29 – Actor/Author Q&A for Kids Help Phone

Over a year ago I sort of accidentally held the first TV, eh? charity auction, raising $6800 for Kids Help Phone. When people told me they’d be happy to donate next year, I decided sure, I guess should do it … Continue reading

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On sleevelessness and toothlessness

I say this with only the tiniest trace of bitter jealousy: Kirstine Stewart, CBC’s Executive Vice President of English Services, is a beautiful woman. The kind of woman whose immaculate appearance makes me feel like I have a piece of … Continue reading

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Joy to the blog

Last night I was scrounging around the old blog to find the name of the textbook that reprinted one of my articles (fruitlessly – apparently I didn’t post about it – so thanks, Google Books search, for letting me know … Continue reading

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My lilypad for a ladder

From Telegraph Cove, Vancouver Island: When you get a frog to paint your house, you gotta give him a ladder.

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Thou Art Just Plain Wrong

I’d been thinking my next post would be a lighthearted rant against grammar snobs who try to train the universe in the lessons they remember from grammar school. I have many dear friends who I love very much who take … Continue reading

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For stupid people or smart dogs

I know, I know, I never write, I never call. The lack of activity will likely continue until about March 2010, so I will make no promises about rebooting this blog nor will I continue to apologize when I do … Continue reading

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