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Home from the hill

Posted by on 12 May 2009 | Tagged as: Current Events, People News, Travel

In case anyone missed it: BruceR is home safe and sound after eight months as an intelligence officer on the staff of an ANA brigade in Kandahar province, and is blogging up a storm.

Ben Kerr

Posted by on 24 Sep 2008 | Tagged as: People News

This is old news but I just re-discovered it while cleaning out my RSS — Ben Kerr gets a laneway:

On Sunday May 25, at 1 pm, the City of Toronto and the Chatham West Residents’ Association will name a local laneway that runs parallel to Danforth and Chatham, east of Jones Avenue. Kerr lived on Jones Avenue for 25 years.

Mayoral elections are just not the same without Ben (RIP).


Posted by on 16 Aug 2007 | Tagged as: People News, Toronto

Richard Bradshaw died.

Lawgeeks in Ottawa

Posted by on 07 Aug 2007 | Tagged as: People News

We are safely moved into Ottawa, a pleasant 600 sq. ft. in a nice neighborhood. Air conditioning would be very nice about now though. We have most of our pictures on the wall and Sympatico has vouchsafed us an Internet connection so it is starting to feel like home. Work started last Tuesday, met my boss today, and so actual work is starting to get underway. The pace will pick up dramatically as we prepare for the next few months, which are going to be very busy.

I survived Vegas

Posted by on 29 Mar 2007 | Tagged as: People News, Travel

Went to Vegas with my family and Randy for my mom’s 60th. They liked Cirque du Soleil and the short flight to the Grand Canyon was actually fun. vegas_group.jpg

The certificate finally arrived

Posted by on 21 Mar 2007 | Tagged as: People News

Dometic Partners!
Unfortunately, there was no Green Card in the envelope.

Dr. Ruth, sniper

Posted by on 02 Mar 2007 | Tagged as: Humour, People News

Courtesy of Snopes

Claim: Sexpert Dr. Ruth Westheimer served as a sniper in Israel
Status: True

And so it begins…

Posted by on 22 Feb 2007 | Tagged as: Current Events, People News

Justin Trudeau has confirmed he will seek the federal Liberal party nomination in Montreal’s Papineau riding.

“We’ll see whether I’m crazy or not,” Trudeau said Thursday afternoon.

Rumour confirmed

Posted by on 13 Feb 2007 | Tagged as: Current Events, People News

Looks like Karla Homolka did indeed have a baby last week.

Percy Saltzman web site

Posted by on 16 Jan 2007 | Tagged as: People News

I didn’t immediately make the connection, but here is Rob’s step-father’s web site. Rob and Cath are mentioned on the biography page.

An interesting life.

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