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  • Thanks, but I’ll just avert my eyes

    Leave it to the advertising execs to crash a perfectly good party!—We ninetofivers*, toting travel mugs, cherry tomatoes and ergonomic laptop bags, wake daily with reaffirmed attitudes towards success. “Today, my to-dos will become to-dones!”“Microsoft Access has got nothing on me!” Driving across the city’s gastroid belt, the sun cresting through our rear windows moves […]

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  • Hot or Not – Winter Edition

    Yep, this blog has kind of become a blah-g, but I’ll do my best to navigate and repair this sinking ship. Coming soon: Pictures!Words!Charts!Links! But for now, a list… Hot Wasabi peasThe Joy of CookingBanjoZombie filmsLunar eclipsesLiberte yogurtThe Caribrew Cafe Not Seymour Street wind tunnelRavensAbrupt Daily News goodbyeAbandoned mittensEmo selections on open mic nightsmultiple choice […]

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  • Fall Hot or Not: Halifax Edition

    I owe the concept to Ms. Drummond–her hot or nots are always pleasing. That said, I have a creepy love for making lists. The Hot oversized knit scarvestuna sushiCool Edit 2.0Coburg Coffeeblueberries in handfulsshelling peanutsPostcardsfacehunter.blogspot.comCanadian tuxedosJulie Doiron’s fantastic bangsheirloom tomatoesstar gazingLabrador Jenga The Not MistSwiss Chalet’s delivery timesMoto RAZR V3TMake-Your-Own-Fajita LunchesThe jerk that steals my […]

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  • Thanks Pops

    Shout out to my dad who forced my siblings and I to learn the entire lyrics of Barrett’s Privateers by the time we were, like, 8. I think every drinking establishment plays that song at least once on Saturday night in Halifax. And you can’t just clap along. You have to scream it out. Thanks […]

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  • Yarrrgh!…I mean…sign here

    This weekend, I visited the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. More specifically, I visited the museum’s “Pirates! Myth and Reality” exhibit. It was an awesome exhibit and taught me lots about pirates. I’ve never really liked pirates, I think they are a little brutish. But since moving here, I’m always trying to get in as […]