August 2010

Actually, I’m All Aghast

by Joey deVilla on August 31, 2010

Seen at the “Food from the UK” booth at the Canadian National Exhibition last night:

Packages of "Uncle Joe's Mint Balls", which have the slogan "Keep you all aglow"

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What More Could You Want?

by Joey deVilla on August 28, 2010

It’s a pretty complete offering, in my opinion:

Painted sign on an exterior wall: "Internet & Tacos"

Click the photo to see it at full size.

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Good Breakfast, Bad Breakfast

by Joey deVilla on August 27, 2010

In case you didn’t know:

breakfast good bad

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Strange Things are Afoot in My ‘Hood

by Joey deVilla on August 23, 2010

meat mischief

Pictured above: a snapshot taken last week of the neighbourhood paper at my local café. Meat mischief? Cat hoarding? What’s going on here?

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Cee-Lo’s Funky New Tune: “F**k You”

by Joey deVilla on August 21, 2010

Cee-Lo Green’s upcoming anthem for the dumped, Fuck You, may not be radio-friendly, but it sure is catchy:

I get the feeling that this is going to be a big R&B / alt-rock crossover hit, in the same way that Outkast’s Hey Ya was.

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Why You Should Keep Your Facebook Profile Private

by Joey deVilla on August 20, 2010

A hilarious worst-case scenario involving Facebook and a job interview. Contains some weird adult situations, which is why it’s so funny:

Found via Gizmodo.

This article also appears in Global Nerdy.

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Last Night at Loser Karaoke

by Joey deVilla on August 20, 2010

Another Thursday, another evening at "Loser Karaoke", the karaoke night at the cheap and cheerful Tequila Sunrise where a lot of people from Accordion City’s social music scene belt out tunes.

My number last night was the Violent Femmes’ two-chord anthem, Add It Up. Ethan Hawke ruined the song in Reality Bites, and it’s my duty to take it back:

[Flash 10 is required to watch video]

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