Archive for August, 2008

Air Canada Olympic Ads

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Have you seen the Air Canada ads during the CBC Olympic coverage stating they’re not going to Beijing to win a medal. It’s true – I understand they tried but failed to qualify for the two-airport bag relay.


Monday, August 18th, 2008

I finally broke down and bought an iphone after promising I wouldn’t buy it on opening day. I love the phone, and Lindsay and now have an expensive plan to share – but not a crazy expensive plan. As reported elseware we had to spend 45 minutes in the rogers store but the kicker is adding me to Lindsay’s account took 30 minutes, the iphone activation only took 5!

–Blogged from my iphone

5 Chinese Inventions

Friday, August 8th, 2008

In the very impressive Chinese Olympic opening ceremonies China’s four five major inventions were featured:

  1. Gunpowder
  2. Paper
  3. Moveable Type/Printing
  4. The Compass
  5. Masses of Cheap Labour