It’s the end of the week, Chum. Smile!

Today lunchtime perusal of the paper brings some interesting tidbits to chew on, mostly locally related, for some definition of local:

And speaking of deaths, I want to publically pass on condolences to ixixlix, who lost her little puppy of 10 years (if either word can apply to a Newfie) yesterday. Rocky was sweet and lovable (although he stank when wet :-)), and was there for her through thick and thin. We share in her loss, and would be there to hug her if it wasn’t for this damn cold going around.