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About yolandalenin

I talk a lot. ______________________________________________________________________ I write even more.

Denmark, Rise, New Old Wall

Denmark builds a superhighway…to a greener future Yes! If only Canada was so forward thinking. I’m so sick of being honked at, yelled at and even had litter hurled at me while I try to cycle precariously on the edge … Continue reading

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Canada good fur people, not fur dogs and cats

“Are we morally superior because we are rich enough to throw them away, unused?”– Alan Herscovici, VP The Fur Council of Canada All of the following quotations/snippets are from this article in the Toronto Star, July 3, 2012. http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/1218580–how-canada-gets-dog-and-cat-fur-from-china Alan … Continue reading

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Bust a move… or not *shrug*

oh.. my guess is this isn’t going to go well – for either side. Diane Finley wants more Canadians working at McDonald’s Think about it, anyone who has had a factory job is less likely to take a crappy customer … Continue reading

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it doesn’t do much for the future either

Headline: Job Cuts hurt Preservation of Canada’s Past. So, you thought it was worthwhile to write a store about how Canadian parks are losing funding, therefore losing people, therefore losing our history? Well that’s dumb for two reasons. 1. Go … Continue reading

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This week in the News!

Wow, I found a lot of interesting stuff this week. Perhaps because I kept my head under a pile of dust and dirt last week and forgot there was a world outside the basement? If you read one thing this … Continue reading

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To nuke or not to nuke?

That is a very good question. No, I’m not on about nuclear warfare today. No, this issue is much closer to home – probably in your home right now. Check this out: usahitman.com/microwave-test/ All science projects (besides the homemade hovercraft) … Continue reading

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How to kill a province

Hi, my name is Ontario. I have a variety of interests both outdoor and indoor. I feel at home in a variety of climates; blustery grey days in Ottawa, frigid white winters on James Bay, humid summer afternoons in Muskoka. … Continue reading

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