I love working with good people. Sometimes those people outdo themselves. Toronto Homecoming is a neat event that puts folks… Read more Aww Shucks :)
We hope that it will inspire curiosity to learn more about the philosophy of the Open movement as it applies to #OpenGov, #OpenData and #OpenSource. After all, big-G Government is a made by us and for us. It is fluid and ever-evolving, and that evolution should be open and collaborative.
I recently learned that a federal colleague started a creative writing experiment on his blog, and was intrigued. I’ve begun developing… Read more Tariq’s Great Writing Experiment
I have recently discovered the fun of photography contests. It doesn’t matter what they are, or whether there’s a prize… Read more When You Win Bragging Rights, Don’t Forget to Brag
I almost titled this “How to Become a Lazy Podcaster” but I thought that would mislead current podcasters into thinking… Read more How to Podcast for Fun
I had a conversation the other day, with my friend (and Zero Check co-host) Steven Joncas. We’re both big fans of the… Read more You Don’t Vote For King! (or A Cabinet of Ice and Fire)
I got into a discussion on Twitter today about Boston Pizza’s recent ad that claims their pasta might turn people… Read more Boston Pizza’s Recent “Foodie” Ad
Who still writes brochures? I mean, I do on occasion. Grudgingly. Surely this time-honoured communications medium still has its place… Read more Is The Brochure Dead?
I read an article a few weeks ago asking photographers to please stop camping. The writer didn’t mean stop striking… Read more A More Thoughtful Photograph
Albatross is the first album released under the name Big Wreck since the 2001 release The Pleasure and the Greed. I decided to… Read more Albatross and Teen Memories of Big Wreck and Soundgarden