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Posts tagged ‘University’

Varsity Stadium


The other day I was in a cab heading east on Bloor Street. Read more


Beside the Madison Pub, just down the street from where we live, there is a little park. A number of homeless people hang-out there, and due to the nature of some of their activities, it’s become known as Hand Job Park.
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Rob Ford Writes

As many of you know, Rob Ford, former mayor of Toronto,  and I were enrolled at Carleton University in Ottawa at the same time back in the 80’s and early 90’s. Read more

David Letterman: The Smartest Guy in the Room

On Thursday David Letterman announced that he was going to be retiring from The Late Show at some point next year. Read more

What Hockey Means To People

The NHL hockey season has started, and so I went about asking some random people what their most immediate, vivid association with the game was. Read more

Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia

On the ferry from PEI to Nova Scotia there was a short man with the Boston Bruins logo tattooed on the back of his calf. Read more

Looking out my front window


While sitting at my desk and looking out the window I saw a young woman in a pink skirt and a black top passing by on the sidewalk. Read more

St. Laurent Boulevard in Montreal on a Friday night

It might be that every 20 year old in the world is beautiful, but somehow Montreal amplifies this. Read more