Summer Lov’n @ Sproat Lake, Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, B.C.
The Water is so Cold, Please Give Me Some Summer Lov’n!! To Warm Me.
Even though I’m more familiar with Torquil Campbell from his guest spots on CBC’s Q, it was a nice surprise to see his band at Osheaga last year.
- photo courtesy of http://www.ideafinder.com/history/inventions/remotectl.htm
Well, well, what do we have here? Why, it’s the world’s first wireless television remote control! The, “Flash-matic”, was invented right here in Chicago by Zenith Electronics engineer Eugene Polley in 1955. 70 more words
In 1916 the Parliament of Canada burned down. When they rebuilt it they added the Peace Tower (officially the Tower of Victory and Peace), a giant clock tower dedicated to Canada’s war dead. 615 more words