I could well bore you down with a political talk about an election that you will have no part in and will have no effect on you, but this isn’t my goal.
I’d assume that anywhere in the world, people would simply agree on a language they both understand and communicate that way. Bienvenue au Québec, where languages have been the subject of a war raging for the last 50 years.
This is my take on the issue of languages as it exists in Québec.
Before anyone says a guy can’t cook, the idea was inspired by this post by Heretherebespiders. Maybe you should read it and return here afterward. Beside, the automatically generated linkback … Continue reading
A tour of Montréal, largest city in Québec and second largest in Canada. Complete with photos, comments and odd jokes.
This morning I checked the date on my phone when someone asked for it. Then it struck me. Tomorrow will be the summer solstice. Already. Like the ancient civilizations, I … Continue reading
Recently, I stumbled on a headline about a large prehistoric egg having been sold on auction for $101G. I didn’t click because of the egg, I did because I was impressed by the price. I thought that only a few humans could possibly pay this price, so it had to be someone I knew by name. Was it Bill or Mark*? I ended up being once again deceived by the clash of cultures.