Dubai is making a bid to host the 2020 Expo. I think most Canadians of a relatively advanced age will remember our Expo in 1967 in Montreal. I was too young to recall the event itself but the iconic geodesic dome that was erected in Montreal remains a familiar landmark for all Canadians. Expos are designed to present the latest thinking and innovations that inspire those who visit and participate. Bill Gates was apparently inspired by such an event. In any case, Dubai is making a compelling…Continue
Added by Lorne Alan Riley on October 28, 2013 at 6:29am — 1 Comment
Here's a great quote that deserves reposting from Values.com. Its an excellent service that is focused on creating a more positive outlook - not sure what their business model is but a good site nonetheless.
Happy Canadian Thanksgiving everyone!!!…Continue
Added by Brian Ritchie on October 12, 2013 at 1:25pm — No Comments
Are we ready to go totally paperless in our day-to-day lives? Look at this short clip:
Added by Brad Slade on October 10, 2013 at 6:48pm — 1 Comment
We needed a shed. So we hired a contractor to build one, since I knew nothing about building sheds. The contractor we hired built us a deck the previous year which was beautifully designed, well constructed and completed on time. So naturally, we choose him to do our shed.
This is as far as he got before he disappeared:
Actually, I had to put up this make-shift…Continue
Added by Brad Slade on October 10, 2013 at 3:05pm — 1 Comment