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I lost it.

I can’t find the yarn I’m looking for. It’s the Zara that was on sale at elann four or so years ago. The yarn that people bought, and then discovered smelled funny? Like kimchi? That yarn. I bought it in … Continue reading

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Today's spam

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Interlude

I will admit it. I read Perry Mason mysteries (uh… in between reading other stuff). I find this back cover (which is all that remains of the book because somebody was playing with it) particularly amusing.

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Doubly addicted

Another gem pulled in by Google: spinsters welcome needle exchange programme The Minister of State with responsibility for the National Drugs Strategy, Pat Carey, has said the Government will have to look at introducing needle exchange programmes across the country… … Continue reading

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Dog stock

Since I don’t actually get a paper copy of The Globe & Mail, I have to rely on Google Alerts to tell me that Jo-Ann’s stock (the company doesn’t even have outlets in Canada) is a dog this week: Yesterday’s … Continue reading

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