Category Archives: Politics

Thanksgiving An Election And Health Care

It’s Thanksgiving in Canada today, and tomorrow we vote for a new federal government. Election dates in Canada are selected by our Prime Minister whenever he’s ready to give’r so the timing is a coincidence, but taking a day off … Continue reading

Posted in Bipolar Disease, Bipolar Disorder, crazy people with no pants, Health, Politics, Punk | 8 Comments

No Post Day | No News Has Been Good News

“Eve Of Destruction”; The Forgotten Rebels Let me know if the YouTube isn’t available. Like a large chunk of my generation I grew up almost convinced we were all going to be dead by 1990. But then the Wall came … Continue reading

Posted in crazy people with no pants, Health, Humor, Humour, No Post Day, Politics, Punk, YouTube, Zombies | Tagged | 8 Comments

New WordPress Links Feature May Expose Your Blog To Trolls Even After You Opt Out

Screenshot of my link about 9/11 on a gardening blog; April 30, 2008. . WordPress recently released a feature called “Possibly Related Links”, which automatically generates links that appear at the end of each WP post. The links are random … Continue reading

Posted in Clinical Depression, crazy people with no pants, Health, Politics, Punk, Technology, WordPress | 14 Comments

Permanent Milk Moustache And Other Odds Ends And Oddities

Ants having a picnic on recycling day; April 23, 2008 — Photo by Me. . I’ve been going grey for the past few months. I noticed the last time I grew a full beard… which would have been last fall. … Continue reading

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UmBiPMaD Stories: Food Banks, Roaches & Potato Soup

If Hell is so Evil, why does it punish the Wicked? Just A Question I’ve Asked. “…it’s just the ability to reason that wears so thin / Living and dying and the stories that are true / The secret to … Continue reading

Posted in Bipolar, crazy people with no pants, Food Banks, Lithium, Living With Depression, Living With Manic Depression, Manic Depression, Memories, Ottawa, Poetry, Politics, Poverty, Punk, UmBiPMaD Stories | 13 Comments

Seeing What People Never See Unless Someone They Love Films It

. “Sometimes Mommy laughs when she has her medicine. Mommy says the medicine makes the pain better, and makes her want to eat more. Boy, does Mommy ever eat.” “Mommy’s Funny Medicine” Written By Russell & Christine Lowe, Illustrations By … Continue reading

Posted in Art & Depression, Artists With Depression, Bipolar, crazy people with no pants, Depression, Friends, Health, Lithium, Living With Depression, Living With Manic Depression, Manic Depression, Medical Marijuana, Ottawa, Politics, Poverty, Publishing | 23 Comments