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Global TV: “Protesters Decry Steep Budget Cuts Across Saskatchewan” #skpoli #SaveSKLibraries

This is the Global News story about the protest we attended yesterday. One relevant quote from the article: “We tried to tell the minister just what the services are, how broad they are [and] what kind of good they’re doing for the community, but it’s obviously falling on deaf ears,” said Saskatchewan Library Trustee Association […]

Friday Fun Link – The Emperor Has No Clothes

Inauguration Day is usually a happy, exciting one but not this year…

Do You Celebrate A Factual or Post-Factual Christmas?

Saturday Snap – The Stockings Were Hung By The Chimney With Care

Close enough… (Merry Christmas Everyone!)

PSA: Do Your Backups!

I’ve had a few computer crashes over the years of varying degrees of severity. This year alone, I’ve had two (that’s just my laptop – I’ve probably had panicked moments with my phone for one reason or another too.) First, my Macbook Pro crashed in June.  It turned out that it was a hardware failure […]

A Few Favourite Comments From The Election Night MetaFilter Thread

I mentioned in a previous post that MetaFilter was my island of sanity in the craziness of the US election. But the reality is that MetaFilter was its own little bubble, in many ways more homogenous in its left wing, liberal orthodoxy than any other site was biased towards the left *or* the right. Anyhow, […]

Throwback Thursday – Waterslide Splash (January 2013)

Who goes to Winnipeg for a family holiday in the middle of winter?  My and Shea’s families – that’s who! Luckily we pretty much stayed in our poolside room for the weekend and only went out for booze, supper one night and a trip to the Forks on our final day there when it had […]

Friday Fun Link – Hillary’s “Venn” Diagram

It’s actually mind-blowing that a mistake of this magnitude was made by the presumptive Democratic nominee.

Saturday Snap – Is That A Minecraft Book?

Happy Birthday Shea!

We love you!