Monthly Archives: May 2015

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MPI and Manitoba Hydro…..how about these ideas to help give back to those who made you?

I was having a great discussion the other day about one of my favorite topics. Winnipeg. I was telling my friend how it hurts to love the people here so much but detest the infrastructure, the mayor, the premier, the mosquitos, wasted money on expensive overages on buildings, just general…

May 30th, 2015 Rant
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What the hell is “ShinyThings”?

Shiny things. Reflections off of the beveled edge of a sexy new piece of technology. Tesla’s latest emission free road art. Deflated footballs. Pot holes and pan handlers. Top grossing movies. Shiny things is a clever way to say “something that has distracted me”. shinythings.ca will be an outlet for…

May 8th, 2015 General
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Deflategate? Do we really need to waste more time on this?

Without going into all the details and contributing to the mass of shit that has surrounded the under pressurized balls used by the World Champion New England Patriots, I am going to throw my two cents in there. Now full disclosure.  The Pats are my team.  I have watched TB…

May 7th, 2015 Sports