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I went to Canada! Yay!!

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

I had such a great visit to Canada when I went there from May 30th to June 8th! Here are my pictures!!!!

 

Weird that there’s a queue at Changi Airport runway!!
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Ships, off Singapore

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Wow!!

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Business class food!

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Nice island, behind the clouds there… maybe somewhere off Vietnam?

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Took this picture in the Hong Kong Cathay Pacific flight lounge… love the reflection off the floor…

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Very simple toilet!

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Burger in the evening…

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Me and my jet helmet…

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My home town, from the sky…

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First view of Canada – the airport at 8:00 PM on a late May evening.

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Entering the Northlands at night.

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I ordered a bunch of indie band patches. They arrived while I was away…

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The view from my window at home.

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Selfie in the mirror (jet-lagged… but this is how I see myself, actually…).

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Normal selfie…

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Great book!!!

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Mom and Dad, glorious, in the sunlight. Photo by me.

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Too flaky to buy, even for $0.33.

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Take off, you hoser!!

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Mom and dad’s porch… barbecue-free after a long hard winter…

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Thriving Midland on a Sunday afternoon!

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Rabbit burlesque.

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Awas!!

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Photo by dad.

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Photo by mom.

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Little Lake, man!

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My taxi into Toronto!!

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BRAD IS THE MAN!!!

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Live at the Horseshoe!

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Pete ‘n’ Struts, live at the Horseshoe!

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Queen Street at night is gorgeous!

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Oh yeah!

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The view from my hotel window… I work in one of those buildings…

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Renovation, Canada-style… the pool was closed ,but who knows why?

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There’s a frog in there somewhere…

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This movie was playing in the pub that our gang partied at. Dialogue unnecessary.

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Me ‘n’ my posse…

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With a cowboy guitar gal…

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Toronto from Spadina.

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John Shoesmith – poet.

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The poet ‘n’ the cowpoet.

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Sloan at the AGO!

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A Toronto… thing!!

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After the Sloan show – let’s rock at the Rex!!

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View from my team’s office space in Toronto. I love how you can see the reflection of the Royal York Hotel – where I once worked – in the PwC Tower glass. IMG_3800

Another view from my office space – can see the logos of four of Canada’s top six banks off in the distance.

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Goin’ green!!

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Big Fat Burrito, in Kensington Market, in Toronto.

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My ‘n’ my new buddy, James C, of Malhavoc fame. We spent 45 minutes talking outside his apartment discussing Ministry, Monster Magnet, Motley Crue and Malhavoc. Good times!!

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Later that night at the Bovine Sex Club.

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Even later that night at the Cameron House.

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Wow – Freddie Blassie!!

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What is an “old cummer”?

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Me and Mr Bidini. Wow!!!!!!

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Memories…

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My old home…

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Another old home…

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Wow… old friends…

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The real world.

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Friends walking the old road.

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Lots of love and memories here.

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Back in the old school yard!!!!!!!!

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Seriously… nothing’s changed in nearly 40 years!!!!

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Yeah………….

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Yeah!

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The Credit River. Love it!!

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Touched by the hand of Ozzy!!!

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Yes… I am!

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The man!!!

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Jamer’s throne!

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Shelly Jameson – sheer awesomeness!!

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Train keeps a movin’ all beer-drinkin’-session-long…

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Shuriken-shaped vinyl!!

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Merry Goddamned Christmas, EnGarde Records, 1992!!

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Wow!!

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On the road!!!

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Pride!!

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