Monthly Archives January 2003

Some random bits: I finally got some bookshelves for the spare room. They’re almost full already, but the books are now off the floor of the living room, bringing me closer and closer to the point at which I give all my furniture away. More importantly, though, I went out and bought furniture, which for […]

Uncivil engineering

Ottawa features an expressway, the Queensway, going right through the centre of town, east to. Most of my complaints about Ottawa drivers involve how they behave on the Queensway; some of my favourites include trying to merge without accelerating beyond 50 km/h; stopping on the on-ramp when unable to merge at 50 km/h; immediately changing […]

Turns out that right after I posted on it, the guy behind 8 March 2003 posted this disclaimer telling people not to take the site seriously. He mentions inconsistencies left in to emphasize that it was a hoax, and while I’m not convinced they were as intentional as he lets on, I’m intrigued by the […]