Category Archives: Bad news

In your neighbourhood

I’ve lived in some pretty bad areas of the city.  And some of the nicer ones too.  Living in the west end and having my house broken into and hearing someone being stabbed outside and listening to prostitutes fight and … Continue reading

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Boo

Yesterday I went to the dentist.  I didn’t like it.

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Five – O

Preface:  Ah, yes, it’s a bad sign when you see a post with a preface. I was really angry about the events in Baltimore and angrier about the press coverage.  (FYI:  calling rioters and looters “thugs” is fucking racist.  Call … Continue reading

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A great deal of restraint.

I had to turn off the TV.  If one more person on CNN remarked that the police in Baltimore were behaving with a great deal of restraint, I was going to scream. My partner, R, is marking a test with … Continue reading

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In case you were wondering: an update

Spock is coming home tomorrow. We had her spayed on the 6th.  We returned with Spock later that day to get her fitted with a new, hard cone that she couldn’t wriggle out of as easily.  She had already cleansed … Continue reading

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Je ne suis pas Charlie

I understand the desire to speak out against terrorist attacks.  I think shooting people, in general, is bad.  Guns freak me out.  For some reason, my mother once had a fake gun (it could have been made out of soap, … Continue reading

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