Beach at Port Hope Ontario, Sept. 21 2018.Read More 16 seconds of summer
I once had a professor who came to Canada from a communist occupied European country. How he got out of there, God only knows. He was a tight-lipped, taciturn fellow and generally hard to talk to. One day I tried to talk to him about where he came from. He admitted the standard of living […]Read More Is North America Really Devoid Of Culture?
Had a sublime moment today in the local park (Serena Gundy). Just last summer I realized a secret entrance that I’d never known about. Also, I used to go away for summers when I was a kid. These days, I improvise.Read More Water under the bridge
Over the holidays TCM broadcast an old film about Bernadette, the young village woman who allegedly saw the Blessed Virgin Mary at Lourdes. It was a good film. Made me think about the whole thing. Here’s a pic of a Catholic church named after all that. Related articles The Immaculate Conception – Apparitions of the […]Read More Our Lady of Lourdes
Sheba, a great pagan Queen comes to seduce Solomon, the Israelite King, with the intent of his destruction. Turns out she falls for him and vice versa. After many twists and turns, Sheba converts to Judaism and God rules that they each remain in their separate nations. This is loosely based on the Biblical account and […]Read More Biblical sensuality, 1959 Hollywood style
Some kid left their beach ball on the beach. Video zooms in after a few secs… Last night about 100 miles East of Toronto, Lake Ontario. I might go into YouTube and rename this Go With the Flow. After all, wind isn’t really caused by gravity but by atmospheric pressure. 🙂Read More Go with the flow
I’ve been restoring old computers and learning more about the ins and outs of software and especially hardware. I’ve always enjoyed software but never used to be a hardware person at all. And I thought I never would be. So the only “operation” I did with old computers was remove the HD before tossing them […]Read More Watch Married to the Mob and other golden greats… free!
I don’t go to theatre movies too often. I much prefer my own space, pausing the show if it gets boring or if I want to get a snack. But I did see Heath Ledger’s last film. It was a Batman something-or-other. I can’t keep track of the Batman films. I liked the 60s TV […]Read More Heath Immortalized
Well, I didn’t watch the Oscars tonight. It just seemed too trivial this year for me to waste my time. Just wasn’t into Americano pop culture. At least, not that version. Not this year. I do like a lot of US movies though. And Frank Zappa, who was a born and bred American. So what […]Read More Instead of watching the Academy Awards…