- My name is Peggy. I'm a geek, journalist, writer, crafter, Canadian, neurotic cat owner, skeptic, atheist, feminist, bookworm, clotheshorse, politics junkie and generally awesome.
And somehow I ended up in Alberta.
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- RT @cbcasithappens: Editorial cartoonist Bruce MacKinnon @CH_Cartoon does it again. http://t.co/Z2Kujm0JSU 2 hours ago
- @ingdamnit @BootlegGirl That's what it means for newsrooms and public sector jobs too :/ 2 hours ago
- @BootlegGirl That's code for "We'll shift this job's workload onto ppl already working here (without giving them raises) to save us money." 2 hours ago
- RT @the_author_: The shooter was angry. with a girl. who wouldn't date him. Where have we heard that before? 2 hours ago
- RT @JessicaKRoy: "Webb said the shooter was angry at a girl who would not date him, and that the girl was one of the people shot" http://t.… 2 hours ago
Monthly Archives: November 2012
(Guest blog post by Peter Damien) Good morning. My name is Peter Damien, and in light of recent holidays and events — such as a “video blog” which I will not elaborate on further — I have been asked to … Continue reading
Thank you to the various ‘mericans who told me about their holiday traditions so I could attempt them. You are a fascinating people, and I wish our two nations a long and prosperous friendship. (For the record — although I … Continue reading
Because the nicest thing you can do to your best friends is record them while playing scrabble on Christmas vacation. We lead exciting lives, yo.
Dear Canadian Netflix, In true Canadian-style, I am writing you a polite passive-aggressive public letter to express my disappointment in the services you provide. I’ve noticed a disturbing trend when it comes to the movies you have made available to … Continue reading
Small town people like dead stuff. This seems to hold true, whether it’s a coastal town, mining/logging town or farming area. Dead stuff, specifically dead animals, are a big deal. And if you’re from either suburbia or an urban area … Continue reading