Monthly Archives: November 2006

Give yourself permission.

Mitch Joel posted about a problem many (most?) of us have: How to keep up with all the content to which we’ve subscribed? Like Mitch, I’m currently subscribed to many more blogs than I can read, and more podcasts than I can listen to. As more content gets created from Read On..

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Buy Nothing Day

“Oh sure Bob..” you say.. “It’s easy for you to make fun of black friday shopping and mention Buy Nothing Day when you’re in Canada and there’s no black friday sales where I can go to target and get this waffle-iron for $4 only by getting up at 5am and Read On..

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Many people listening – Once

Interesting article from the BBC this morning discusses the fact that while the number people trying to listen to podcasts is going up, those numbers aren’t really turning into subscribers.. Other interesting fact: – 15% of online men have downloaded a podcast, while only 8% of online women have dl’d. Read On..

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Rogic got a Squeezebox, Daddy never sleeps at night.

With apologies to The Who.. Yep! Shane and Tom’s Squeezebox has joined the Rogic Podcast Conglomerate. Shane and Tom two are funny guys who put on a really entertaining show. They sometimes scare us, but being in Windsor we figure they’re far enough so we can be safe. We’re happy Read On..

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Storm clouds in Second Life

Big controversy this week where code that allows objects to be copied in Second Life has users up in arms and pleading with Linden Labs to do something. I was wondering about my own reaction to this, and found this handy on-line utility to help identify my feelings.. There.. I Read On..

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Les Têtes à claques

Mes amis, vous devez regarder ca sans faute! Les Tetes a Claques is a Quebec internet phenomenon. Think of it as a french canadian Strongbad (except funny – ouch!).. Even if you speak/understand french, you probably won’t understand why your Quebecois friends have tears streaming down their faces from laughing Read On..

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Have fun in Pittsburgh!

I’ve been looking over the attendees and sessions list for Podcamp Pittsburgh this weekend… Oh if only it wasn’t a 12 hour drive.. Will Canada be represented at all?? Or have the organizers finally succeeded in putting a Podcamp far enough from the border? Hmm… I hope you guys have Read On..

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Dog Bone Riser – Circa 1990

Dog Bone Riser – Circa 1990 Found this picture recently.. Yeah, we didn’t win any beauty contests.. But man, what a band this was. Too bad personalities got in the way.. But hey – that’s rock ‘n’ roll!

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