Canada

{"content":{"id":1454,"title":"A Broken Man","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/494.png\" class=\"card-image\" style=\"border-radius: 0\"\u003e\r\n\u003cdiv class=\"card-image-caption\"\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"http://www.qwantz.com/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eDinosaur Comics\u003c/a\u003e\r\n\u003c/div\u003e","publication_date":"2020-08-07T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-09T02:16:16.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-09T02:17:22.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_comics\"\u003eold_comics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=folk\"\u003efolk\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=orange\"\u003eorange\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=beige\"\u003ebeige\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=eighteenth_century\"\u003eeighteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

A Broken Man

{"content":{"id":1441,"title":"Hindu Newspaper, Victoria BC, 1913","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/489.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThat address is now a gentrifier apartment building. I happen to have had a KFC picnic right across the street a couple weeks ago. Nearly all the other houses on the block were just recently torn down, so I assume more hideous gentrifier buildings are coming.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-08-04T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-06T17:57:21.000Z","updated_at":"2020-08-04T04:59:43.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=bc\"\u003ebc\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=victoria\"\u003evictoria\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_tens\"\u003ethe_tens\u003c/a\u003e"}

Hindu Newspaper, Victoria BC, 1913

That address is now a gentrifier apartment building. I happen to have had a KFC picnic right across the street a couple weeks ago. Nearly all the other houses on the block were just recently torn down, so I assume more hideous gentrifier buildings are coming.

{"content":{"id":1549,"title":"Victoria's Inner Harbour, 1862","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4cf.jpg\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eNow the symbolic centre of my city. If do a Google image search on Victoria, this is the only thing that comes up. The inlet has been significantly reshaped since this image was made.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-20T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-07-15T01:13:43.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-27T12:57:16.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=victoria\"\u003evictoria\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=prints\"\u003eprints\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=trees\"\u003etrees\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sky\"\u003ethe_sky\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e"}

Victoria's Inner Harbour, 1862

Now the symbolic centre of my city. If do a Google image search on Victoria, this is the only thing that comes up. The inlet has been significantly reshaped since this image was made.

{"content":{"id":1403,"title":"The Columbia River","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/477.png\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eMy province was named after a river, which was named after a boat, which a was named after an explorer, who was named 'pigeon'.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-16T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-18T00:12:23.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-27T13:00:57.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=maps\"\u003emaps\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=usa\"\u003eusa\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=yellow\"\u003eyellow\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=purple\"\u003epurple\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Columbia River

My province was named after a river, which was named after a boat, which a was named after an explorer, who was named 'pigeon'.

{"content":{"id":1500,"title":"Virginia Falls, Northwest Territories","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4ae.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eHappy Canada Day!\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-01T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-30T01:44:41.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-05T18:17:53.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=trees\"\u003etrees\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=geology\"\u003egeology\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=grey\"\u003egrey\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e"}

Virginia Falls, Northwest Territories

Happy Canada Day!

{"content":{"id":1436,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNISbOPWUWo\"\u003eCaroline Leaf's adaptation of 'The Street' by Mordecai Richler\u003c/a\u003e. I wonder if younger Canadians are exposed to all this high-quality Canadian animation. Do they even know that it was once a thing? The tradition seemed to completely die out around the year 2000, as far as I can tell.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-16T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-06T17:19:25.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-10T23:36:16.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=shorts\"\u003eshorts\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_seventies\"\u003ethe_seventies\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

Caroline Leaf's adaptation of 'The Street' by Mordecai Richler. I wonder if younger Canadians are exposed to all this high-quality Canadian animation. Do they even know that it was once a thing? The tradition seemed to completely die out around the year 2000, as far as I can tell.

{"content":{"id":1265,"title":"My City in 1889","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/418.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-25T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-28T02:17:23.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-28T02:17:23.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_nineties\"\u003ethe_nineties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=maps\"\u003emaps\u003c/a\u003e"}

My City in 1889

{"content":{"id":1398,"title":"Another Bow River Picture","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/474.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nGrowing up, I was driven through here nearly every long weekend. Back then, it never occurred to me that this area was interesting or beautiful.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-21T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-16T21:35:09.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-09T20:59:42.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mountains\"\u003emountains\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=grey\"\u003egrey\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e"}

Another Bow River Picture

Growing up, I was driven through here nearly every long weekend. Back then, it never occurred to me that this area was interesting or beautiful.

{"content":{"id":1307,"title":"The Beaverton Has Been Killing It Lately","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/435.png\" class=\"card-image\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://www.thebeaverton.com/\"\u003eThe Beaverton\u003c/a\u003e\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-04-11T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-10T21:53:56.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-14T15:55:58.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=coronavirus\"\u003ecoronavirus\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_memes\"\u003eold_memes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=news\"\u003enews\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=politics\"\u003epolitics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Beaverton Has Been Killing It Lately

{"content":{"id":1284,"title":"This is a Great Country","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/425.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-04-04T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-03T17:13:24.000Z","updated_at":"2020-04-03T23:24:44.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=politics\"\u003epolitics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=hype\"\u003ehype\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e"}

This is a Great Country

{"content":{"id":1273,"title":"Daily Links","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsWU-nksQWA\"\u003eCrac\u003c/a\u003e, one of the great animated shorts of all time. Canada's 'Hundred Years Of Solitude'. I hope you like crying.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-04-03T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-29T02:02:58.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-29T02:02:58.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=shorts\"\u003eshorts\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=cartoons\"\u003ecartoons\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=france\"\u003efrance\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=woodworking\"\u003ewoodworking\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Links

Crac, one of the great animated shorts of all time. Canada's 'Hundred Years Of Solitude'. I hope you like crying.

{"content":{"id":1107,"title":"Daily Link - The Four Kings Of Canada","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://archive.org/details/McGillLibrary-rbsc_lc_four-kings-canada_lande00228-16518/page/n3/mode/2up\"\u003eThe Four Kings of Canada, 1710\u003c/a\u003e\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-02-08T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-02-05T00:53:56.000Z","updated_at":"2020-02-05T00:54:16.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=eighteenth_century\"\u003eeighteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link - The Four Kings Of Canada

{"content":{"id":1035,"title":"Quadra Village, Victoria, 1950","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/377.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cbr\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe two buildings in focus are still there and still being used. They've been trying very hard to gentrify the entire city, but this one area is stubbornly resisting. Which means there was a payday loan place and a methadone clinic in the same complex as a restaurant that charged $28 for plain scrambled eggs.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2019-12-16T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2019-11-18T02:49:37.000Z","updated_at":"2019-12-18T02:24:29.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=grey\"\u003egrey\u003c/a\u003e"}

Quadra Village, Victoria, 1950


The two buildings in focus are still there and still being used. They've been trying very hard to gentrify the entire city, but this one area is stubbornly resisting. Which means there was a payday loan place and a methadone clinic in the same complex as a restaurant that charged $28 for plain scrambled eggs.

{"content":{"id":1034,"title":"Weekly Links - Feeling Happy Because Life Is Good Edition","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nSomeone must have hacked the BBC news website, because they did two entire stories that weren't about tweets: \u003ca href=\"https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-50403561\"\u003eRod Stewart's cool-as-hell model train set\u003c/a\u003e and \u003ca href=\"https://www.bbc.com/news/newsbeat-49690173\"\u003eThe Comedy Wildlife Awards\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nGNOME is refusing to settle with a patent troll, on principle. If you can, \u003ca href=\"https://www.gnome.org/news/2019/10/gnome-files-defense-against-patent-troll/\"\u003egive them money\u003c/a\u003e before cokeheads use loopholes in legal systems to end the golden age of technological progress we are currently living it.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nI think Inuktitut is the most beautiful language I've ever heard. I used to watch the nightly news in Inuktitut, not because I understood a single word, but because the host's especially-beautiful voice was hypnotic. \u003ca href=\"https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2445421474\"\u003eHere's a career highlight reel from when she retired\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nThe 6502 is a legendary processor that was used in the NES, Commodore 64, Apple II, and countless others (not to mention close-derivatives). It's also still the best way to learn Assembly, because it is relatively straightforward. \u003ca href=\"https://floooh.github.io/visual6502remix/\"\u003eVisual 6502 Circuit Webapp\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nAncient Clickhole of the Week: \u003ca href=\"https://www.clickhole.com/6-of-the-biggest-differences-between-the-british-versio-1831019010\"\u003e6 Of The Biggest Differences Between The British Version Of ‘The Office’ And The Zapruder Film\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://soranews24.com/2019/09/01/tokyos-amazing-2d-cafe-looks-like-an-illustration-but-its-an-actual-restaurant-you-can-eat-in/\"\u003eReal places that look like drawings\u003c/a\u003e are an Internet staple, and I love them.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2019-11-17T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2019-11-16T18:14:57.000Z","updated_at":"2019-11-16T18:43:59.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=birds\"\u003ebirds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=news\"\u003enews\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=language\"\u003elanguage\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=canada\"\u003ecanada\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=inuktitut\"\u003einuktitut\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=programming\"\u003eprogramming\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=assembly\"\u003eassembly\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ancient_clickhole\"\u003eancient_clickhole\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links - Feeling Happy Because Life Is Good Edition

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Corner Gas - Season One

Not bad, but, unless you're already a fan, jump to season two. Or just watch the last episode if you're not sure. The romance subplot was awful, but they picked up the fumble later on.

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Weekly Links - Pop Art Edition