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Blog archives for June, 2009

Archive for June, 2009

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

No, Mayor Miller didn’t lose his biscuits after a night on the town, but he did seriously endanger Toronto’s chances of getting some much needed infrastructure repairs done in a timely manner. And under Federal Largess. From the mayors point of view, Toronto did not need any work done on parks, repairs on bridges, upgrading [...]

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

So Yahoo has some issues. We all know about their count’em’on the fingers market share, the advertising downturn, and a bunch of others. But they decided to get INNOVATIVE. Good for them. Except it was in the wrong direction. Check out the image below. Oh yes, that is real. They actually forgot to renew some [...]

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

Monday, December 18, 2045 Seconds left to live… 1,153,132,213 That’s a scary number.  According to the results from, I’m a few months under the halfway mark to the long-term horizontal rest position. But wait a seconed — that really doesn’t make sense, does it?  I thought male life expectancy was 73 or so in [...]