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The World - Same-Sex Street Lights

The World – Same-Sex Street Lights

Yup. This is now happening.  Seriously? Same-sex street lights signal intersectional push for diversity across central Canberra Pedestrians in Canberra are making slight double takes with the installation of same-sex pedestrian lights in the city centre. Eight new lights have been set up in the inner-north suburb of Braddon featuring both male and female same-sex […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday

Thunder Bay – Thursday

a sunny day. Click on any image to enlarge Building tops.  Bright colours on a blue background.  I adjusted the perspective in a lot of the building top photos to try and keep lines straight. Might look a little strange sometimes, but, hey, that’s art. Flying the Finnish flag today.  Must be a Finn Holiday. […]

Thunder Bay – Police Association Expresses Outrage At NAN Grand Chief’s Reaction

Police Association expresses outrage at NAN grand chief’s reaction The Thunder Bay Police Association leadership says they are outraged at comments made by Nishnawbe Aski Nation Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler in the wake of a video posted to social media that allegedly shows an officer striking an Indigenous teen strapped to a medical gurney. The […]

Thunder Bay - Wednesday

Thunder Bay – Wednesday

click on any image to enlage Laying on the ground because of wind or vandalism? A piece of another blue snowflake. Looks like this is where it landed. This is on the street. This one is broken. MV Federal Katsura Sleeping Giant Logger lager MV Federal Weser on left and MV Blacky on right. MV Blacky MV Federal […]

Thunder Bay – Your Tax Dollars At Work

Replacing some wooden lamp poles with new concrete bases and what I believe will be metal posts.  The wooden posts were installed as part of Prince Arthur’s Landing Phase One development. They are less than 10 years old. You might wonder why the concrete bases and metal posts were not initially installed, the answer is […]

Thunder Bay – TBPS Officer Receiving Medical Treatment For “Exposure To Bodily Fluids”

TBPS officer in video receiving medical treatment for ‘exposure to bodily fluids’ An officer involved in a video shared to social media that appears to show her striking a youth strapped to a gurney is on leave from the Thunder Bay Police Service to receive medical treatment. Thunder Bay Police provided an update on the […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday

Thunder Bay – Tuesday

Good to know. The Delta Hotel “valet” parking lot at the south end of Marina Park.  Hopefully if you have to park your car there overnight, you have lots of insurance. Who the hell knows what goes on there after dark? Still pounding away on that frozen ground MV Blacky MV Federal Weser <ahref=”https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:689552/mmsi:538006786/vessel:FEDERAL%20WELLAND”>MV Federal […]

The World – France Suspends Fuel Tax After “Yellow Vest” Riots

Macron Folds: France Suspends Fuel Tax Hike After “Yellow Vest” Riots With his popularity rating at record lows (recent polls put it at around 26%, on par with Hollande), his capital city burning and the populists he defeated during his stunning electoral victory last year making serious electoral inroads, French President Emmanuel Macron finally caved, […]

Thunder Bay – We Need To Know The Whole Story Before We Condemn The Police Officer’s Actions

‘I wanted to share the video to raise awareness:’ Hardy The woman who shared a video to social media showing what appears to be a member of the Thunder Bay Police Service striking an Indigenous youth said her goal was to raise awareness about what happens in the city and how people respond to it. […]

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

Click on any image to enlarge The daily meeting has started in the pedestrian overpass. Cars have found the benefit of using the new walkways leading out of the parking lot constructed 2016/17.  Maybe they will get plowed now that vehicles are driving on them? Still banging away on frozen ground. MV Blacky MV Federal […]