Category: This is Broken

Oh No! Quicksand!

Quick, what do you know about getting out of quicksand? Don’t struggle? Move slowly? Stay calm?  Maybe you’ve seen Bear Gryllis do his Man vs Wild escape and know to try to ease your way on top of it before it sucks you under....

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What sex is your bathroom?

What’s wrong with this picture? I’ll tell you what’s wrong: Somebody decided that labeling the washroom “women’s” or even “ladies’” didn’t sound impressive enough. Those words were too mundane for the local pool and gym, and so...

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A Taste of the Blues

Presented without comment: Quothe PC Blue Menu makes healthier shopping easy! After reading all the headlines about Canadians wanting healthier choices, we knew one way we could help our customers eat better was to...

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Sound you can’t unhear

Remember this? I’ve had the same thing happen to me with sound this week. I’m researching for my chapter on elephants and infrasound and have read a lot about sound pollution and the constant noise that surrounds...

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