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About brucelarochelle

Practising Lawyer and Part-Time University Instructor (Accounting, Commercial Law, Organizational Behaviour); Part-Time Federal Tribunal Member. Non-practising Chartered Professional Accountant (Chartered Accountant and Certified Management Accountant).

Bleeding Heart

Neil Remington Abramson commented as follows: I had a class with no A’s once. I had one with a C+ average, where all the other sections were B+ or higher, but I figured the other instructors were bleeding hearts. Offered … Continue reading

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Chelsea Hotel

One description of the iconic Chelsea Hotel, by Anthony Kiedis. From Scar Tissue (2004): It was the land of a thousand character ghosts. Over thirty years earlier, Leonard Cohen saw/knew We were running For the money And the flesh I … Continue reading

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Helmet Head

From Scar Tissue by Anthony Kiedis (2004): I just thought it would be great if we wore helmets that belched fire. So we went to a prop designer Lindy knew, and he came up with a silver construction helmet that … Continue reading

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Night of Power

A friend commented as follows: Either tonight, or one of the coming nights this week, is anticipated by Muslims to be the Night of Power. One does not know which night exactly, but definitely one of nights of the last … Continue reading

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Son of God, Last Prophet

So Jesus is the Son of God. And Muhammad is the Last Prophet. And people get concerned about cults. Take your mind away. Seems like, in their own way, both Jesus and Muhammad were superior cult leaders. Go to some … Continue reading

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Just Ask Me

What kind of people need this kind of a place Was hoping to hear some of Peter Allen’s Continental American on Youtube, apart from any general stream not readily shared. Nice to find the version of “Just Ask Me I’ve … Continue reading

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Closest

Sign removed Empty since 2013 Scratched out happy The bank closure, where they retain rights to keep the ATM there, thus preventing another financial institution from moving in, to serve the community that has been abandoned. So who else wants … Continue reading

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