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Most recent entries

Steps Towards the Surveillance Dystopia
Composed October 28th, 2018

Liberals Don't Listen
Composed October 10th, 2018

Cap and Trade Commentary: Due Oct 11
Composed October 8th, 2018

Smile Cookie Shenanigans
Composed September 23rd, 2018

The Poem of Peace is Misleading
Composed August 30th, 2018

Breaking the Poop Cartel
Composed August 13th, 2018

Provincial Election Eve
Composed June 6th, 2018

Liberals Love FPTP
Composed June 6th, 2018

Partial Candidate Roundup
Composed June 4th, 2018

Wishful Thinking 006: All-Candidate Trackers
Composed May 28th, 2018

Other entries

Home Shop
Composed May 27th, 2018

Elections Ontario Betrays Personal Information
Composed May 23rd, 2018

The LRT's Toll on Uptown Waterloo
Composed May 17th, 2018

The Green Party of Ontario Harvests Private Information
Composed May 15th, 2018

Jane's Walks Again This Weekend
Composed May 3rd, 2018

How Kathleen Wynne Could Defeat Doug Ford
Composed April 10th, 2018

Webapps Suck
Composed April 4th, 2018

Anti Archipelagos
Composed March 30th, 2018

Composed March 23rd, 2018

Ontario PC Leadership Race
Composed March 9th, 2018

Let's Not Talk
Composed January 31st, 2018

Fear of Missing Out
Composed January 26th, 2018

The Jobsolescence Rhetorical Device
Composed January 18th, 2018

Wishful Thinking 005: Local Calendars
Composed January 12th, 2018

Composed December 29th, 2017

Composed December 27th, 2017

No Gene Cures
Composed December 14th, 2017

All or Nothing
Composed December 2nd, 2017

Donut Inflation
Composed November 17th, 2017

Filtering vs Learning
Composed November 12th, 2017

Composed October 8th, 2017

Who Does Charity Serve?
Composed September 25th, 2017

A Message to my Mother
Composed September 23rd, 2017

Steps to Homelessness
Composed August 31st, 2017

Goodbye, Greenbelt
Composed August 5th, 2017

Suffer Alone
Composed August 4th, 2017

Dealing With No-Shows
Composed July 24th, 2017

Composed July 3rd, 2017

Liberal Betrayal
Composed May 31st, 2017

Conservative Leadership Race
Composed May 27th, 2017

Emotions and Learning
Composed May 23rd, 2017

Tech Companies and Class Action Lawsuits
Composed May 15th, 2017

Income Levels
Composed May 10th, 2017

Six Months Unemployed
Composed May 7th, 2017

Help Tips Considered Unhelpful
Composed May 1st, 2017

An Excuse for Every Season
Composed April 21st, 2017

Your Slow Website is Unusable
Composed April 15th, 2017

Ice Cream Vacation
Composed April 14th, 2017

Tax Alienation
Composed April 12th, 2017

Vigil/No Vigil
Composed March 28th, 2017

Nathan Cullen Speaking on PR
Composed March 26th, 2017

Griefbots and Psychological Profiling
Composed March 24th, 2017

Composed March 21st, 2017

Writing Into the Void
Composed February 25th, 2017

Four Usergroups That Need Love
Composed February 22nd, 2017

The LRT is Hostile to Active Transportation
Composed February 21st, 2017

An Immorality Play
Composed February 20th, 2017

PR Petition
Composed February 17th, 2017

Caregiving Dream
Composed February 17th, 2017

Tech Interview Screening Gripe
Composed February 13th, 2017

Proportional Representation Rally: Feb 11
Composed February 8th, 2017

Bus Factor
Composed January 2nd, 2017

Composed December 20th, 2016

The Pledge
Composed December 16th, 2016

Rigged Referendum
Composed November 25th, 2016

Good Departure/Bad Departure
Composed November 25th, 2016

PEI Plebiscite on Democratic Renewal
Composed November 20th, 2016

City Cafe Bakery and City Pizza
Composed October 31st, 2016

N Reasons Uber Might Kill Public Transit
Composed October 17th, 2016

Brief to the Special Committee on Electoral Reform
Composed October 5th, 2016

Goodbye, WPIRG
Composed September 29th, 2016

Electoral Reform Events
Composed September 5th, 2016

Soccer Ball
Composed September 1st, 2016

How STV Works
Composed August 24th, 2016

No More Leadership
Composed August 15th, 2016

Sex, Affection, Commitment
Composed August 2nd, 2016

More Blood Questionnaire Changes
Composed August 1st, 2016

Goodbye, Bicycle
Composed August 1st, 2016

Heterosexual Pride Day
Composed July 14th, 2016

On Therapy
Composed June 28th, 2016

Electoral Reform: How to Help
Composed May 24th, 2016

Meetup Disappointment
Composed April 11th, 2016

Poor Skunk
Composed April 5th, 2016

End of the Road for WPIRG
Composed March 21st, 2016

Inside Out
Composed March 18th, 2016

Unable or Unwilling to Help
Composed March 7th, 2016

Love Languages
Composed February 29th, 2016

Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery Exhibit: Close Quarters
Composed February 23rd, 2016

ISIS Refugees
Composed February 1st, 2016

Private Refugees
Composed January 31st, 2016

Introvert Fraud
Composed January 4th, 2016

Things I Might Do If I Wasn't So Scared
Composed January 2nd, 2016

Nothing That Is Important to Me Matters
Composed December 26th, 2015

Going Through the Motions
Composed December 25th, 2015

Harper's Record, Recorded
Composed December 21st, 2015

Reception Food: An Open Plea to Talk Organizers
Composed December 2nd, 2015

How to Win Proportional Representation: Slides, Audio, Video
Composed November 13th, 2015

Federal Election Eve
Composed October 18th, 2015

I Need Publicity Help
Composed October 14th, 2015

How to Win Proportional Representation talk and discussion
Composed October 14th, 2015

Federal Election Trickery
Composed October 10th, 2015

Wishful Thinking 004: Crowdsourced Canadian Politics Fact Checking
Composed September 17th, 2015

Phony Choices
Composed September 7th, 2015

Stack Exchange
Composed September 7th, 2015

Big Changes to the Blood Questionnaire
Composed August 26th, 2015

More Debate Grumbling
Composed August 7th, 2015

Federal Election 2015
Composed August 2nd, 2015

Climate March Followup
Composed July 21st, 2015

Four Kindnesses
Composed July 2nd, 2015

Goodbye, MP3 Player
Composed June 27th, 2015

Climate March: July 5 in Toronto
Composed June 24th, 2015

Ranked Ballot Consultation
Composed June 18th, 2015

Dancing in Public
Composed June 9th, 2015

Bicycles and Text Editors
Composed June 7th, 2015

Quirks Questions
Composed May 25th, 2015

Sysadmin Skills Mulligan
Composed May 24th, 2015

The Best Weather of the Year
Composed May 8th, 2015

Jane's Walks this Weekend
Composed April 30th, 2015

Region of Waterloo Strategic Plan
Composed April 23rd, 2015

Capitalism as Cooperation
Composed March 24th, 2015

Toboganning and Liability
Composed March 11th, 2015

Dear Restaurants
Composed March 11th, 2015

WWITPro WPKG Presentation Slides
Composed March 11th, 2015

Wishful Thinking 003: Software Translation Club
Composed March 2nd, 2015

Oil Inertia
Composed March 1st, 2015

Trust Me, I'm Lying
Composed February 2nd, 2015

Wishful Thinking 002: NetSquared Nonprofit IT Group
Composed January 26th, 2015

Wishful Thinking 001: Linux Meetings
Composed January 19th, 2015

Midlife Crisis
Composed January 9th, 2015

Goodbye, Bargain Shop
Composed December 25th, 2014

Climate Change Inertia
Composed December 23rd, 2014

In Praise of Artificial Light
Composed December 22nd, 2014

Imperfect Entertainment
Composed December 11th, 2014

Wanted: Used MP3 Player
Composed December 8th, 2014

Goodbye Facebook
Composed November 27th, 2014

Improving Elections
Composed November 7th, 2014

Weird Al
Composed November 6th, 2014

Municipal Election Post-Blather
Composed October 27th, 2014

Candidate Chatter
Composed October 25th, 2014

Composed October 22nd, 2014

Big Money Politics
Composed October 22nd, 2014

Twitter Debates
Composed October 17th, 2014

Block Voting
Composed October 13th, 2014

On Marketing
Composed October 1st, 2014

Ken Seiling is in Trouble
Composed September 28th, 2014

Two Visions for Waterloo Region
Composed September 28th, 2014

Unearned Life
Composed September 22nd, 2014

Selling Suburbia
Composed September 10th, 2014

Composed September 7th, 2014

Video Game Violence
Composed August 25th, 2014

Picking on Certifications
Composed July 28th, 2014

Sysadmin Skills
Composed July 19th, 2014

More Provincial Election Post-Blather
Composed July 1st, 2014

Tracey Weiler Retraction
Composed June 10th, 2014

More Provincial Pre-Blather
Composed June 8th, 2014

All-Candidates Meetings Considered Harmful
Composed May 27th, 2014

Election Season
Composed May 26th, 2014

Goodbye, Tooth
Composed May 12th, 2014

Composed April 22nd, 2014

Two Green Books
Composed April 20th, 2014

Never Bored Again
Composed April 19th, 2014

Composed April 19th, 2014

Little Libraries
Composed April 11th, 2014

Composed February 18th, 2014

Dumb Jock
Composed February 4th, 2014

Why Libraries Still Matter
Composed December 17th, 2013

Composed November 7th, 2013

Losing My Religion (again)
Composed October 14th, 2013

Lessons From Software Freedom Day 2013
Composed October 9th, 2013

Outdoor Computing
Composed August 19th, 2013

RSS Oops
Composed August 10th, 2013

Ignite 12 Followup: Does Canadian Blood Services Have an Image Problem?
Composed August 7th, 2013

Dentistry Supply
Composed June 21st, 2013

Feudalism and the Death of RSS
Composed June 15th, 2013

Two Job Descriptions
Composed March 26th, 2013

Composed March 24th, 2013

Robocall Scandal Talk: January 16
Composed January 1st, 2013

Bibles for Missions
Composed December 13th, 2012

Groceries in Downtown Kitchener
Composed November 28th, 2012

The Black Bloc: Anti-Capitalist Idiocy
Composed November 15th, 2012

Going to the Dentist
Composed October 18th, 2012

How Are You?: A User's Guide
Composed October 9th, 2012

Pre-Byelection Blather
Composed September 3rd, 2012

The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary
Composed August 15th, 2012

Composed August 4th, 2012

Home Taping, Bill C-11, and the War on General Computation
Composed July 4th, 2012

Composed February 1st, 2012

John McCarthy
Composed January 24th, 2012

Thrift Store Economics: The Knife
Composed January 1st, 2012

You Win, Rick Mercer
Composed December 31st, 2011

Composed November 8th, 2011

RIP Carp
Composed October 27th, 2011

Provincial Election Post-Blather: Wrong About Everything?
Composed October 14th, 2011

Composed August 25th, 2011

Provincial Election Apprehension
Composed August 25th, 2011

Driven by Lemons
Composed August 18th, 2011

The Snip
Composed August 14th, 2011

LRT Vote: Some Late Reactions
Composed July 27th, 2011

Bike Lanes
Composed July 6th, 2011

Winter Coat Experiment
Composed May 8th, 2011

Federal Election Post-Blather
Composed May 4th, 2011

Federal Pre-Election Blather
Composed April 28th, 2011

A Cynic's Guide to Voting
Composed April 24th, 2011

Wasted Green Votes
Composed April 21st, 2011

Rapid Transit Hypocrite
Composed April 11th, 2011

Rapid Transit Public Consultation Feedback, March 2011
Composed March 29th, 2011

First Past the Post on Trial
Composed February 22nd, 2011

Composed February 21st, 2011

Wagons and Hedges
Composed January 26th, 2011

Writing About Dreams
Composed January 1st, 2011

Three Free and Legal Music Sharing Sites
Composed December 29th, 2010

Rally for Rails
Composed November 30th, 2010

Composed November 25th, 2010

Composed November 21st, 2010

Scenarios 3 - 4
Composed November 20th, 2010

Arbitrary Municipal Election Thoughts
Composed October 21st, 2010

All-Candidates Meetings at the Queen Street Commons
Composed October 6th, 2010

The $20 Food Challenge
Composed September 27th, 2010

Terry Fox Run
Composed September 19th, 2010

Book Reviews 0
Composed September 6th, 2010

Composed August 2nd, 2010

Gratitudes 0 - 3
Composed July 26th, 2010

Scenarios 0 - 2
Composed July 23rd, 2010

Black Walnut Trees
Composed July 9th, 2010

Why I Support the G20 Protests
Composed June 25th, 2010

Black People: Please Give Blood (Unless You're African)
Composed February 2nd, 2010

Up: Fantastic or Delusional?
Composed January 17th, 2010

Staying Out of the Way
Composed January 8th, 2010