|However, this was the true reading today.|
Typical! I'd just written this piece
on a naming scheme for smog days, when
a stiff nor-wester came in! Still, we love
windy days. As we sing over here
Let it blow, Let it blow, Let it blow!
|A favourite face mask of mine, modelled|
in our home by our Chinese teacher,
the beautiful Han 'Howlin' Wolf' Xiwen.
And that's the last we'll say on pollution.
Promise. Unless it hits 800.
OOT AND ABOOT
(Or outside of Canada, 'Out and About').
Seen on the same shopping strip ...
|Are you one of those people who likes to make your|
own generator at home? Look no further!
|Decorate HER license plate this Mother's Day!|
And just around the corner, it's the ...
|For when you need to get|
Meanwhile, remember this?
Yes it's those crazy folks who like going to Ikea for a sleep, featured in my old post "What are these people thinking, going to Ikea for a sleep????"
(Simply search for IKEA in the search window at right, or copy this link http://www.thetigerfather.com/2012/02/business-news-ikea-to-become-sleeping.html. If the hyperlink function on this blog platform ever starts working I'll let you know).
Well this week we can report that the bar has been well and truly raised, thanks to these magnificent Ikea pics sent in by frothing-at-the-mouth readers Brooke McConochy and Juliet London-Fog.
|The poor thing must have travelled a long way to get to|
Ikea, only just having enough energy to get to the bed.
In this critic's eye, this is a great pic which, for its depth-of-field and feeling of sheer desperation, evokes memories of this all-time favourite from a McDonald's restaurant.
|Mid-text, mid-burger aaaand zonk!|
But the winner, for composition and sheer gall, has to be this Ikea fan:
|"Can you tell me when all these people are going to leave?"|
"Well they're shoppers, sir. We don't close til midnight."
"Oh for the love of God!"