Browsing Archive: July, 2017

The Other Side Of The Story

Posted by on Monday, July 31, 2017,
In the local newspaper today there was an article by a prominent local lawyer detailing his experiences in sitting with a client and friend of his who was in hospital dying. In this article he described the kindness and compassion of the emergency room staff who he dealt with, and how caring they were for both the dying patient and for him as a witness to the final moments of his friend's life. He paints a very rosy picture of hospital staff.

I don't know anything about this particular case, a...
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Happy Canada Day!

Posted by on Saturday, July 1, 2017, In : Holidays 
To all of my Canadian friends and family, and to everyone in the world who wishes they were Canadian, 


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O Canada!

Posted by on Saturday, July 1, 2017, In : Holidays 
Happy 150th Anniversary Canada!

In 1867 a group of visionaries got together and united a diverse collection of British colonies into a single country. The new nation was connected by a single railway, and little else. It was a country of Irish immigrants on the east coast, an entire province of French immigrants and cities that feel more European than anything one would expect in North America, prairie provinces with entire communities of Scottish, Ukrainian, and Romanian settlers who kept the...
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Chris Bird I am a theoretical physicist and mathematician, as well as an unpaid caregiver. In the past I have also been a computer programmer, roboticist, author, web designer, and countless other titles too numerous to list.

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