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Pete’s Blog&Grille: Why Two Eds Are Better Than None
Friday January 22, 2016 4:13 PM
A long time ago, I told my second-year university room-mate Vince a story about my uncle Ed’s abrupt departure from this world and the role I played in the death. When I finished, Vince–now...
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Pete’s Blog&Grille: My brother stuck a yo-yo where the sun don’t shine
Friday November 20, 2015 6:00 PM
Just a few short minutes ago I was perfectly fine--editing and writing stories and selecting pictures for our website then suddenly, I started feeling really guilty about something—...
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Pete's Blog&Grille: Where We Get Driven to Distraction
Tuesday October 20, 2015 12:24 PM
The following is a reasonable facsimile of a chat I had with my brother Ed earlier this year while he was at his home in downtown Toronto and I was in my car, southbound on Highway 427. We...
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Pete's Blog&Grille: Where you meet the Little Pickup That Couldn't
Monday September 14, 2015 3:26 PM
The other morning, my wife Helena and I were sitting on the front porch goofing off when I showed her a photo of this wonderful 1968 Dodge pick-up. “See this? It’s exactly like the one I...
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Pete's Blog&Grille: Where You Get Talked Outta the Blues
Friday August 28, 2015 12:00 PM
Pay attention. I’m going to tell you about how the people who run the Petro-Pass truck stop on Regent Street in Sudbury performed a minor miracle two days ago. At a distance of 350 klicks...
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Pete's Blog&Grille: Come Meet A Proud Driver's Daughter
Monday July 13, 2015 4:25 PM
A long time ago, I had the incredibly good fortune to fly from Toronto all the way to India (ask me why in person, not in public) and the trip was in four stages, all told--from T.O. to...
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Pete's Blog&Grille: As Written By A Robot
Monday June 8, 2015 4:46 PM
I sat down to write about which jobs are most likely to be automated in the near future but then realized I don't have to. There's a computer thingie to do it for me: National...
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