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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lov'n @ The Lake !

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.


#songoftheday: Stars - Hold On When You Get Love and Let Go When You Give It

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.


Rock Chronology #174: American Woman

“American Woman”, The Guess Who, 1970.

“American Woman” comes from Canadian Band, The Guess Who. Considering the album it appeared on was also called American Woman… 115 more words


Home Away from Home

Hey everyone!

As some, or most of you may know I am back in North America.  I made my journey to Canada in early July and I have been back for a few weeks.  259 more words

Friday File......................It's FLASH-MATIC!

- 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


Better know a Canadian functionary: the Dominion Carillonneur

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