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Aggregation of selected recently-updated blogs, news feeds and tweets:

Sunday February 26, 2017

13:18 [BLOG] Some Sunday links »A bit more detail (Randy MacDonald)

  • Language Hat reports on the Wenzhounese of Italy.

  • Language Log writes about the tones of Cantonese.

  • Lawyers, Guns and Money writes about the costs of law school. (They are significant, and escalating hugely.)

  • Marginal Revolution reports on the problems facing the Brazilian pension system, perhaps overgenerous for a relatively poor country facing rapid aging.

  • Neuroskeptic reports on the latest re: the crisis of scientists not being able to replicate evidence, now even their own work being problematic.

  • Personal Reflections considers</u> the questions of how to preserve the dignity of people facing Alzheimer's.

  • The Russian Demographics Blog notes a Financial Times article looking at the impact of aging on global real estate.

  • Spacing Toronto talks about the campaign to name a school after Jean Earle Geeson, a teacher and activist who helped save Fort York.

  • At Wave Without A Shore, C.J. Cherryh shares photos of her goldfish.

  • Window on Eurasia notes growing instability in Daghestan, looks at the latest in Georgian historical memory, and shares an article arguing that Putin's actions have worsened Russia's reputation catastrophically.

12:58 [PHOTO] Five photos of the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal at night »A bit more detail (Randy MacDonald)
The Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal is a huge edifice towering over its neighbourhood. I had seen it looming over Vieux-Montréal, but it was only when I tried to take a photo of the entire building that I realized its size. I had to back up to the far side of the Place d'Armes just for a single shot of the entire building in my viewfinder.

Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal (1)


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Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal (3)


Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal (4)


Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal (5)
12:36 [PHOTO] Five photos from Woodbine Beach, Toronto »A bit more detail (Randy MacDonald)
Friday afternoon, I visited Woodbine Beach for the latest iteration of Winter Stations. I found myself paying as much attention to the beach. On that day of what I suppose is now late spring, the foggy sky melded with the cold Lake Ontario waters and the moist sandy. The horizons were endless.

On Woodbine Beach (1)


On Woodbine Beach (2)


On Woodbine Beach (3)


On Woodbine Beach (4)


On Woodbine Beach (5)
12:15 Iconochasms »Island Musings
You might find some surprises here. Many I knew, but not all. 
12:01 Who wrote »Island Musings
When the Know-Nothings get control, it [the Declaration of Independence] will read: “All men are created equal except negroes, foreigners and Catholics.” When it comes to this I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretense of loving liberty — to Russia, for instance, where despotism can be taken pure, and without&ellipsis;Read the full post »
11:34 Another few minutes »Island Musings
Another opinion. 
10:17 Without researching »Island Musings
Do you know what PARAPROSDOKIANS are?   Neither did I. 
09:16 A Foggy Day on Imagine Farm »Heather Ogg Blog

It’s a foggy day here on Prince Edward Island. No big whoop perhaps but I couldn’t stop myself from going outside and taking some photos as the sun started setting and the light started changing. It was so beautiful. So calm.      

The post A Foggy Day on Imagine Farm appeared first on Heather Ogg Blog.

08:54 Turning cooler today across PEI… »peistormchaser
Sunday February 26th 9:00am... A trough of low pressure oriented NW-SE is currently crossing the Maritimes and should be NE of the island late this afternoon. The Mild conditions and southerly winds ahead of this trough will come to an … Continue reading
07:05 Daily Specials for Sunday, February 26, 2017 »Casa Mia Daily Specials

The Daily Specials at Casa Mia Restaurant for Sunday, February 26, 2017 are:

  • Casa Mia Skillet $13.99 Two eggs over easy, grilled ham and hollandaise on a bed of our signature maple hash.
  • Cream of Mushroom Soup $4.99

Casa Mia Restaurant
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Charlottetown, PE
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