Archive | April 2013

Rita MacNeil’s ashes rest in a teapot

Canadian singer/songwriter Rita MacNeil's last request was to have her ashes placed in a teapot at her funeral. [All sing: "I'm a Little Teapot"]

Celebrated Canadian singer/songwriter Rita MacNeil’s quirky last request was to have her ashes placed in a teapot at her funeral. [All sing together: “I’m a Little Teapot”]

Prince Harry “races” to the South Pole

"I don't understand why these Corgis can't keep up!" [Harry joins 'Walking With The Wounded'  335-K South Pole Allied  Challenge]

“I don’t understand why these Corgis can’t keep up!”
[Harry joins ‘Walking With The Wounded’ 335-K South Pole Allied Challenge]

Gun-Belt Diplomacy?

Prime Minister Harper shocks  country by appointing his security detail head, RCMP Superintendent Bruno Saccomani, to sensitive  Middle-East diplomatic post as ambassador to Jordan.

Canadian Prime Minister Harper shocks country by appointing his security detail head, RCMP Superintendent Bruno Saccomani, to sensitive Middle-East diplomatic post as ambassador to Jordan.

Boston Marathon Bombings

Runners Unite. Tragedy to Triumph, Victims to Victory.

Runners Unite.
Tragedy to Triumph, Victims to Victory.

Velociraptor returns to Vancouver Island

Back from extinction! Stolen dinosaur lawn ornament is returned to owner. [reference to Vancouver's 420 pro-pot protest purely coincidental.]

Back from extinction! Stolen dinosaur lawn-ornament sculpture is returned to owner. [reference to Vancouver’s 4/20 pro-pot protest purely coincidental.]

Airport scanners will show “stick figures”

Transport Canada announced that airport security scanners will no longer show revealing silhouettes of passengers.

Transport Canada announced that airport security scanners will no longer show revealing silhouettes of passengers.

North Korea’s Leaders

"Beloved Leaders": Kim il-sung and unsung

“Beloved Leaders”: Kim Il-sung and un-sung