Canada Day 2019

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Monday, July 1, Canada Day 2019 was a warm, slightly overcast day that morphed into a night filled with half-hour of awesome, dazzling, fireworks to mark the anniversary of one hundred fifty-two years of Confederation. Festivities this year began around supper hour with DJ loudly introducing first a funny entertainer for the little ones … Continue reading Canada Day 2019

Fete nationale 2019

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fireworks filled Sunday's night sky for la Fete nationale du Quebec  version 2019, French Canada's secular version of the eve of Saint Jean Baptiste Day. Ever since Quebec's so-called Quiet Revolution capped off by with Rene Levesque's separatist Parti Quebecois the province's religious devotion to its patron saint Saint John the Baptist was morphed … Continue reading Fete nationale 2019

Perpetually Good Father

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ "This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased!" announced the voice of our perpetually, good Father, God, the moment Jesus Christ was baptized by John the Baptist in the river Jordan. The apostles Luke, Mark, and Matthew witnessed this very important event, each writing their own version in their three gospels … Continue reading Perpetually Good Father

Cap’n Quebec At Grand Prix

Cap'n Quebec makes an appearance at Montreal's 2019 Grand Prix. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Cap'n Quebec makes an appearance at Montreal's 2019 Grand Prix, more specifically, during the weekend. This Friday afternoon I took in the sights and sounds of Grand Prix without actually visiting the Gilles Villeneuve Race Track, site for Sunday's event, meanwhile, I spotted the … Continue reading Cap’n Quebec At Grand Prix

Old Soldiers Fading

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Today marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day when thousands of Allied troops stormed beaches in Normandy survivors are old soldiers now just fading away. As the great American four-star general Douglas MacArthur said to US Congress about a decade after WW2 when forced to retire by president Truman: "old soldiers never die, they just … Continue reading Old Soldiers Fading

About Pride

Today ALPHABET or more precisely, its search engine-browser, GOOGLE's splash page is about 50 years of "gay" pride. June 4th is dedicated to this apparently important celebration the global homosexual and LGBT community and ALPHABET remembers and observes yearly and everyone else is reminded of it. We are supposed to join in the celebration anxiously … Continue reading About Pride

Grand Prix Traffic

Early next month, during Grand Prix weekend, Montreal will target human sex trafficking in a police operation coordinating forces that include the city's own force, RCMP, several south shore forces, CBSA, Aéroports de Montréal, etc. Human sex trafficking is big, lucrative, international criminal business where trafficked women are worth about $280,000 each to the criminal … Continue reading Grand Prix Traffic