Archive for November, 2008
Sunday, November 30th, 2008 Posted in Popularity Contests | 5 Comments »
I can't believe it's true, but The Broom didn't make it to round two of the best podcaster/vlogger in the Canadian Blog Awards . How can this be? Are Blues ... Read more..
Saturday, November 29th, 2008 Posted in Learning & Education, Those Who Volunteered | 1 Comment »
Woke up this morning with a terrible case of eye strain headache. I'm convinced it's entirely due to the bazillion hours I spent attached to my computer this past few ... Read more..
Friday, November 28th, 2008 Posted in Save Us From Evil, Those Who Volunteered | 2 Comments »
A few days ago the government decided to send Griffins to support the Chinooks in Afghanistan. The announcement was made on Nov. 26 - the day Drew left for Calgary. ... Read more..
Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in Popularity Contests | 1 Comment »
The Canadian Blog Awards are back and I'm up for Best Personal Blog. Keep me motivated; go and vote. I'll have this post as the top post on my blog ... Read more..
Thursday, November 27th, 2008 Posted in Random Burbling | No Comments »
Tweetsgiving was a success.
WE DID IT!!! We raised over $10,000 in just 48 hours through the power of Twitter and social media. 336 contributors collectively raised enough money to fund ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 26th, 2008 Posted in Save Us From Evil, Where No Flan Has Gone Before | 2 Comments »
From Tweetsgiving to terrorism. So go the days of our lives.
This morning I woke up excited about the use of Twitter as a tool for advertising a charitable campaign. As ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 26th, 2008 Posted in Random Burbling | 1 Comment »
I like bricks. I spent years donating to the Juno Beach Centre fundraiser to buy my dad a brick. As a child, I loved Lego. Ok, I'm not kidding anyone, ... Read more..
Tuesday, November 25th, 2008 Posted in Random Burbling | No Comments »
Today in a phenomenal example of the power of social media, Epic Change launched a Twitter campaign outlined at http://tweetsgiving.org. Asking people to Twitter about what they are thankful for ... Read more..
Monday, November 24th, 2008 Posted in Random Burbling | 2 Comments »
I'm not a fan of getting up in the morning, looking outside, and seeing nothing but darkness. I'm even less thrilled when I leave my windowless office each evening and ... Read more..
Sunday, November 23rd, 2008 Posted in Learning & Education, Reading Begets Enlightenment, Those Who Volunteered | 1 Comment »
Back in the dungeon working on Enviro Chem papers. At this rate I'll soon be able to bore my enemies to death with facts and figures. For the moment I ... Read more..