Neil (nt) wrote,

Went to the Elephant and Castle after work for a quiet meal. As it turned out, they were having Sumo Wrestling and Sake night, so it wasn't particularly quiet. The place was packed, and very noisy. They were handing out free samples of sake, and there was a free sushi bar. After trying some sake, I had a pint of Fosters and the Indian lamb curry. Didn't actually see the sumo wrestlers; a waiter dressed as a Samurai warrior came around to announce them, but they were in another part of the pub that we couldn't see.

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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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