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#059: The Slackers’ Guide to the Arts One Final

June 6th, 2009 6 Comments

Currently listening to: “Don’t Stop Believing’ (Glee version)” – Glee Cast I’m afraid I’ve been dreadful at keeping up with this blog over the past two months – April, through all the end-of-semester madness, and finals, and then May, when I was traipsing across Canada, mea culpa. I’ll try my best to get back into […]


#057: Chewing the books (and other recent news)

April 3rd, 2009 5 Comments

Currently listening to: “Margaret and Pauline” – Neko Case So there’s just the last few days left to go; crammed into these few days are the following: Arts One paper to write, poems to acquire in order to write aforementioned paper, a French test, and a French in-class essay. What glee! What larks! What splendiferous […]

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#055: The return of the mad hatter

March 25th, 2009 Comments Off on #055: The return of the mad hatter

Currently listening to: some trumpet major practicing études After a record 11 days of not blogging, I am back in the blogosphere, having been driven sufficiently mad by the past week-and-a-bit’s onslaught of papers/schoolwork and elections and work and well, life in general. It never ceases to amaze me how tiring just…being awake…can be. Suffice […]

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#053: Hectic. Fragments.

March 11th, 2009 Comments Off on #053: Hectic. Fragments.

Currently listening to: “Beau-frère” – Les Cowboys Fringants Super busy week. Becoming steadily more and more ungrammatical. Thinking in sentence fragments. And cookie crumbs. Hooray incoherence!!!! Two papers due – Arts One, and French. Procrastination is the new best friend. Sorry, coffee. Your time was short-lived. French Club executive elections today. Am now Social Coordinator […]

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#043: John Stuart Mill, of his own free will…

January 17th, 2009 Comments Off on #043: John Stuart Mill, of his own free will…

Currently listening to: “Bruce’s Philosophers Song” – Monty Python In celebration of getting to 1000 words for my Arts One paper (yay, 1000 more to go!), I bring you the ~*~singalong version~*~ of the PHILOSOPHERS SONG, by the very brilliant Monty Python. Oh, Millsy. Did I ever mention my lack of an attention span? Well, […]

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