Anniversary

First of all, happy Remembrance Day to all. A bittersweet day for the people who served in the military and gave us the freedom that we have today. I thought about writing something like, Sweet Fourteen as the headline. But honestly? It sounds just as lame and dumb as Sixteen does. I never quite understood the fascination with the sweet sixteen birthdays. I get that it’s a rich, affluent people-thing, but I don’t understand why sixteen. Why not 15 or 17? What’s so special about being 16? I mean, maybe…

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I skipped dinner, only to eat donuts later, for this… and now I’m exhausted and am starting to get a headache.

Yankee go to Juku 9 (!Juku09) – Something something something, I feel dizzy. Thanks as usual to Nuwang for translating and my apologies again for being so late with this. Shoutout to those at Montreal’s Otakuton this weekend, you savage motherfuckers invading the building and making the security guards uncomfortable. It’s right in front of where I work and people started going there early and my usual 2-3 minute wait for a coffee ended up being 20 minutes long because the people attending the Otakuthon stormed the Tim Hortons. Enough,…

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I almost OD’ed on Poutine

Plan for tonight was simple, really was. Then it all turned to shit in minutes. Buddy of mine visited LA and I told him to pick me up some books, half-jokingly, before he came back. He said as long as I paid him back. So I got him to buy me volumes 5-13 of the new Tough series. Cost was about $95 USD, which was about 2/3 of what I’d pay if I bought the books directly from Japan. So we go eat, I order a poutine and… it’s enormous.…

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