Category Archives: Geek

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A Four day trip to Chicago part 2 – The arcades

Another major reason for me wanting to visit Chicago were the Galloping Ghost Arcade located 9415 Ogden Ave and Logan Arcade.  I grew up when arcades could still be found in your local bowling alley or shopping malls.  They’re a … Continue reading

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Montreal Festival International du Film Fantasia 2015!

Oui, oui, OUI!  It’s that time of the year again, where we get treated to some of the greatest, strangest, funniest and quirkiest movies of all kinds.  It’s the 2015 International Fantasia Film Festival!  This was my second time attending, … Continue reading

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The Montreal Fantasia Film Festival

As anyone who has visited (or lives in) Montreal can attest summers here are warm, fun and will have your calendar quickly filled up.  It’s hard to believe that despite having lived here for over 5 years I still had … Continue reading

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Helpdesk, information technology and schadenfreude.

This post has been 15 years in the making.  If you haven’t worked in a help desk environment or are thinking about working in a help desk you’d do yourself a favor by taking the time to read this. There … Continue reading

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Salman Khan and the Khan Academy.

I’ve personally been using the Khan Academy for several years.  Salman Khan, the founder behind this amazing site used to work in the financial industry, making big bucks.  He’s an MIT graduate who was trying to help out his younger … Continue reading

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