So, seriously, Canuckistan, with all its political correctness, confuses me. Almost daily. And then this evening, while attending graduation here in town, I went in search of a bathroom and found this door (below). And that just sent my brain into a spiral, ultimately solving nothing for my burning bladder. So what is an “Opposite Gender Room”… Continue reading Huh?
Barkerville, a gold-rush town established in the late 1800s, lies around 80km from Quesnel (here in western Canuckistan) by road. It has been restored and is a thriving tourist attraction during the summer. In winter the snows envelope it and the town is officially closed to visitors. Yesterday four of us drove up to assault… Continue reading Funny signs in an old gold mining village
There was a line of really stupid jokes we used to tell when I was younger that went something like this: what do you call a girl on the horizon? Dot. Or, what do you call a guy hiding in a bush? Russell. What do you call a guy lying in the middle of your… Continue reading Sunday silliness: Cliff?
I must admit, I’d always learnt that Vulcans – like Mr Spock – came from the planet Vulcan – in the darkest, deepest reaches of the universe. To my shock and horror, though, I discovered while strolling downtown today that they are actually from Toledo, Ohio. Oh woe is me and all that I held… Continue reading A little-known fact about Spock
This business is out on Highway 97, in an area called “Two Mile Flat.” Do you think the owners have a great sense of humour or was this a massive marketing faux pas? Whatever the case, I chuckle every time I see it.