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Posts Tagged ‘Winnipeg

Gay Pride Winnipeg

June 9, 2008

It’s gay pride day in Winnipeg today, festivities include a big gay brunch, a parade, and a business fair and market. Check out the official site here. [UPDATE] I probably would have posted real photos and what not, but I’m actually too busy staying home enjoying my new couches.

Back on the Internets!

June 8, 2008

I have finally got the internet in my apartment and it’s glorious. But after living with limited internet connectivity for over a week sitting in front of a fully connected computer again is pretty overwhelming. I’ve been viciously typing urls into the address bar, and going through my bookmarks like they are going out of […]

Things I have learned about Winnipeg, Manitoba

June 4, 2008

– Apparently Bison aren’t as common as squirrels. I don’t know where I got this idea, I just assumed that I would be seeing a lot of bison everywhere. I figured they would be casually walking down the street, scurrying up trees, across hydro poles and pillaging birdfeeders, but I have yet to see even […]

New Places and Different Faces

June 2, 2008

Since I last posted anything I’ve moved into a new apartment and have started to adjust to life in a different City/Province. I now live in Winnipeg, Manitoba home of the Guess Who, the Weakerthans, and my favorite band Propagandhi, as well as such sports teams as the Blue Bombers, and the Jets (in spirit, […]

My hotel has free wi-fi.

May 26, 2008

I’m currently laying in a hotel bed in St. Boniface, Winnipeg, typing this on my Asus Eee pc using the hotel’s free wifi, FTW! The drive from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg was long and the weather kept fluctuating from sunny and warm to dark and rainy. Check out my flickr page to see a couple […]