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How the Space Shuttle saved the world…

How the Space Shuttle saved the world…

Jul 26, 2011

In between news flashes of Rupert Murdoch receiving the parliamentary equivalent of a rectal prolapse, and Obama attempting to do the same to Eric Cantor, one piece of news which seemed to get lost was the retirement of the U.S. Space Shuttle fleet. As the Shuttle glides into the sunset,  let me tell you a story you might have not heard before. We all know the...

On puberty, photography and the stock market

On puberty, photography and the stock market

Jul 13, 2011

Life seems to be one new life-altering phase coming after another. As kids, we all had our own little obsessions: some flipped pogs, others dressed up as Ninja Turtles, or some, as in my case, wrote down the name and registration of every airplane landing at Toronto’s international airport (that’s a whole other post on its own). But we grow up and...