Neil (nt) wrote,

The Stampede parade was this morning. I didn't go to watch it, but caught a few glimpses on TV -- Mounties marching in their red dress uniforms, Peter Fonda riding a shiny new Harley Davidson V-Rod.

It's L's birthday, and I will be taking her to dinner later. The Americans celebrate her birthday in an extravagant manner, which is appreciated, but I notice they don't do anything special on mine. That's OK. I'm a humble man.

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    In Calgary, Exploring the Cultural Side of ‘Cowtown’ (link is to The New York Times) Pretty good article, although I've never seen Calgarians…

  • Broken trees

    A few examples of trees broken by the accumulation of snow, as mentioned in my last post. The snow is gone, but the damage remains.

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    I drove around town today and was shocked at the number of trees that had been damaged by the heavy snowfall earlier in the week. It's too early in…

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