The Alien at 50

In our culture it is very alienating to be 50. That age where it hits you that you may not even be middle aged now. Being young, from childhood to somewhere in the 30’s was such a different perspective. I didn’t see it then but I can see it now. Being in my 40’s was … Read more…

Canadian 25 Cent Coin Ring

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Canadian 25 Cent Coin Ring 92% Silver These coin rings are beautifully handcrafted and hand polished 92% Silver Canadian coin rings in sizes 6-12. These rings feature a high polished finish with beautifully raised details. via – Canadian 25 Cent Coin Ring 92% Silver by TCSCustoms on Etsy. This link is from a US based Etsy … Read more…

Claddagh Ring by Ricksonjewellery

claddagh ring

via – Claddagh Ring With or Without a stone by Ricksonjewellery. I like this update on the Claddagh design. I wanted to make a Claddagh with ASCII art and may use the hands in this way. Much easier than showing all the fingers (hard to get narrow lines that close together unless I make the Claddagh … Read more…

The Canadian Flag: Red Ensign

In 1965, the national flag of Canada was changed from the Canadian Red Ensign to the current Maple Leaf flag without so much as a referendum to give people a voice to see if they wanted to change the current flag or not. In 2014, while it might be too late to make the Canadian … Read more…

Documenting the Decline of the Bingo Hall

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Documenting the Decline of the Bingo Hall From thriving social clubs to piles of rubble. The rough-hewn simplicity and rustic charm of traditional land-based bingo halls have captivated the imagination of thousands of people throughout the decades. Indeed, brick-and-mortar bingo halls are teeming with vibrant characters and interesting personalities that bring life to a time-honored … Read more…

Are you Watching The 100 on NetFlix?

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Which ‘The 100′ Character Are You? More on The 100. Created by BuddyTV The 100 is a science fiction show I’ve been watching from the beginning on NetFlix. It’s the only show I still watch weekly versus long marathons with all the episodes available.