The almost unimaginable horror of people dying in the seas of Europe – and politicians declaring happily how many they had prevented from landing – has overwhelmed even the electioneering shouting of the past week. 431 more words
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Cockroaches have long been considered to be one of the most detested insects on earth, most likely due to their creepy and eery appearance. And while their appearance alone is basis enough for wanting to keep them out of your home, the fact that they have also been known to spread more than thirty types of bacteria, and can even cause allergic or asthmatic reactions in some, only adds to the fact that these are definitely visitors that are unwelcome. 366 more words
Adjective land in alphabet land is getting to be a bit of a stretttttttch.
Nettable means capable of being netted.
Something I highly advise when travelling in insect filled countries (and yes, Canada is included) with creepy crawlers, flying cockroaches, and lurking biting things, just waiting for their chance. 442 more words
This map was part of William Bunge’s book co-authored with R. Bordessa, “The Canadian Alternative: Survival, Expeditions, and Urban Change.” These maps contribute to the authors’ display of the City of Death among their three distinctions which also include the City of Superfluity and the City of Need.