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Up To Here

“Don’t you want to see how it ends?” The Depression Suite, The Tragically Hip

I’ve had it up to here with terrible news involving musicians this year. 2,182 more words


The Morning Skate, May 27: McCann's not our man, crunching Guddy's numbers, baseball's best hair flip and some dirty, dirty animation

I’ve had a mixed-bag relationship with The Tragically Hip ever since they blew up. I went ape-shit over Blow at High Dough and New Orleans Is Sinking, enjoyed the next couple albums immensely, then had alternately enthusiastic, wishy-washy and annoyed reactions to much of their subsequent stuff. 1,527 more words

Vancouver Canucks

Bases Bloated: Grace, too, for Gord

*because this post is about a Canadian band, I’ve used Canadian spelling. Enjoy those u’s.

The Tragically Hip just kind of exist here. They’re reliable. You could count on them for great songs. 623 more words

Elisabeth Galina

I am Canadian

The other day I took a bath. Well, not a proper bath. I didn’t turn on the hot and cold taps in my bathroom and let them fill up a tub into which I had poured some sort of healing salts or calming bath oil. 1,738 more words

Gratitude to the Rescue

The last few weeks have been a bit lame.  They’ve involved family doing stupid shit (and fortunately some of them doing wonderful things), some mild rejection, stressful work times and a car accident where someone ran a stop sign and plowed into my 8 month old Rav4. 462 more words

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