Thursday Thoughts: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

It’s been a long time coming. The treatment of Indigenous people in Canada has been in the news more often lately. Most recently, the discovery of unmarked graves at several residential schools thrust the news of mistreatment to the forefront, maybe to a whole generation that may not have known of the disgraceful Canada’s past. … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Thursday Thoughts: Internet Gratification

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDS4B0mM-ew [Beep. Hiss. Bleep. Shhht. Bloing] Remember that? No? Well, you are lucky because that meant you had to wait. For everything. For information, pictures, email, and videos (Hamster Dance took forever). Maybe not forever, but you had time to go make a sandwich. We take not waiting for granted. Entertainment is on-demand, we can … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: Internet Gratification

Thursday Thoughts: Fires, Floods, and Droughts. Oh My.

The International Climate Committee (or whatever they are called) came out with a dire report that said climate change is definitely caused by human activity. Really… The industrial revolution started this situation, fueled by coal, oil, greed, and consumerism, blackening the skies and blocking out sunlight for days at a time. Didn’t anyone look up … Continue reading Thursday Thoughts: Fires, Floods, and Droughts. Oh My.