Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Room 101


O cruel, needless misunderstanding! O stubborn, self-willed exile from the loving breast! Two gin-scented tears trickled down the sides of his nose. But it was all right, everything was all right, the struggle was finished. He had won the victory over himself.* He loved Obamacare.

* Orwell, George. 1984.
(just saw it won't enter public domain in the US until 2044)

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Introduction to Canadian food

So we received a care package when the in-laws were back home in T-O.

You think you know cheese doodles? You don't. Not until you've had the uber-salted Hawkin's Cheezies. What's that I taste? Oh yeah... the unapologetic taste of trans fat.

All I have to say, is, "Swiss Chalet, here I come!"

(see also: poutine, Tim Horton's)