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Incident Report: Flock 3482, Solstice, 0 A.D.
Location: Bethlehem sub-region 12A – field with tree by brook, the one with the half-ditch, not the full ditch Time: Upon the Midnight Weather: Clear Incident Summary: Shepherds report they passed a quiet evening of general abiding in the field … Continue reading
Posted in Holidays Tagged bureaucracy, Christmas, humor, incident report, satire, shepherds, while shepherds watched their flock by night 11 Comments
Do you hear what I hear?
In 2016, I ended my 8-year run of contributing to CBC Radio’s regional network here in Quebec. It was a blast while it lasted. Among my favourite audio excursions were those in which I created short sketches. Here are two … Continue reading
Posted in Holidays, Turn that radio on! Tagged audio, Christmas, radio, shepherds, three kings 12 Comments
We three kings go shopping
The problem with stereotypes is that sometimes they’re true. Men and shopping is a good example. When I go shopping, I cease to see individual items. Instead, everything blurs into a wall of stuff, the white noise of consumerism. And … Continue reading
Posted in Holidays, Turn that radio on! Tagged Christmas, consumerism, magi, men, radio. CBC Breakaway, shepherds, shopping, three kings, We Three Kings, wise men 21 Comments
Christmas 2013: What the flock?
By Christmas Eve standards, it’s late. As I post this, most of you will have shut your computers down to go spend time with families or head off to church or to the drug store for last-minute gifts or prescriptions, … Continue reading
Posted in Holidays, Reading? Ugh! Tagged angels, CBC Breakaway, Christmas, humor, humour, radio, shepherds, while shepherds watched their flock by night 14 Comments