Tag Archives: politics

Paranoia and Google Plus

After two weeks on Plus, I’ve decided: * They have the best online photo upload and management system I’ve ever used. * When deciding who to share content with, I usually discover that what I wanted to share wouldn’t be of interest to anybody and keep it to myself. * Stuff that other people share… Read More »

Schwag Shipping

Canada Post recently raised its shipping rates. Again. I think it’s the third time in a year, and the increase was substantial. I have considered their rates to be unfair for quite some time, and have tended to keep my shipping rates lower than my actual costs (handling fees, such as envelopes, printer ink, and… Read More »

Pirate Party of Canada

I have never considered myself a political activist. I rarely vote, believing that “low voter turnout” is a more telling statistic than “voted for one of several fools at random”. I’ve always been unimpressed by the Canadian democratic process. There seemed no alternative to leaving the handling of our nation in the hands of whichever… Read More »