Life With The Blonde One
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I went to the Middle Eastern grocery store “Adonis” last week, and asked my Significant Other if she wanted anything. She indicated that she would appreciate some baba ganouj, because who wouldn’t? Well, this is how the conversation actually went: Continue reading My Vegan Pizza Order Arrived With Chicken
Defend Your Thesis!
As I write this from Burlington, Ontario, I am also videoconferencing with a committee in Ottawa as we examine the doctoral defence of a terrified student. (Yes, I am giving her all of my attention…. there’s a break in the action right now.)
Continue reading Videoconferencing Like a Boss, Bannon, Bears & Breakfasts
This past week, I was interviewed by a production team for a new show on the History Channel. This show is about how contributions from key cultures have historically helped to shape the modern world. I believe segments are being planned for the contributions of Germany, the UK, China, France, and India, at least for the first season.
Continue reading The Last Days of Summer
Fuck you, scammer
I just got a text message from one of those now ubiquitous scammers trying to get you to part with your banking info. This is our exchange:
Feel free to text him your own vitriol.
Continue reading Gerbils, Scammers, and Books That Go F*ck