“You Like Music?”

“You Like Music?”

On a sunny morning we headed for Vancouver's first park: Stanley Park. Being the off season it was hard to find anything to eat but in the end, chicken strips at Prospect Point provided the nutrition and calories for the long walk around the seawall. Upon finishing brunch we checked out the view from the point and encountered an overly friendly and cheery man who was trying to make friends with everyone. After a question or two to break the ice his true motives became clear when he asked if we liked music. Would we like to buy his CD? By the time he'd asked if we'd buy his CD we were in a full Monty Python "Run AWAY!" Now if you've been to Stanley Park, you know that Prospect…
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Spring Breaking

Spring Breaking

Yeah, that's right. It's spring break, folks. I just got back to hitting the blogging hard and it's already time for another vacation. Just kidding, but I am going away for break. I'm flying where all the cool kids go for spring break: Canada. Who needs white sand beaches and bikini clad undergrads with absolutely no class or self-restraint. Who am I kidding, apart from the temperature, Canada is no different. It's really the last undiscovered spring break destination so I'm going to be ahead of the curve and go before the beaches fill up. Hey, when the so-called "Global Climate Change" melts the ice caps and the penguins and polar bears give up their firm control of Canada everybody's going to want to move there. At least our commander-in-chief…
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