Category Archives: Ramblings & Rants

My Top 3 Reads of 2012

Last year I gave myself the goal of reading 20 books, a reasonable goal considering I had read 17 books in 2011.  The year started off great, and by the month of August, I had read 17 books.  August, however, … Continue reading

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Brain Crack

Many would agree that the line between leadership and mentorship is a blurry one.  It was therefore no surprise to me earlier this week when someone asked me to talk about my mentor, I quickly began thinking about the great leaders in my life. … Continue reading

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Hot Girls Are Just Like You… except they are hot?

After watching the video below, I’m at a loss for words. *Warning – what follows is arguably worse than Rebecca Black’s Friday* There’s this thing I like about the internet, and that is how it serves as a springboard for … Continue reading

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A Post A Day

Keeps the doctor away?  Well, ok, maybe not… I honestly wonder how the big bloggers do it.  How do they take time out of their day to write thousand word posts once, twice, even three times a day, every day … Continue reading

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Stupid English Rules: Its vs It’s

My native tongue is French, and though I can now communicate fluently in English, I still remember a time when I couldn’t. Learning the language as a child, there were some things that confused me about it.  The “-ed” used … Continue reading

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Where Has All the Good Science Fiction Gone?

I remember running home from school so I wouldn’t be late for my favorite TV shows. Science Fiction shows were my favorite.  These were the shows that pushed the boundary of the possible, that made you watch in awe and … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget… to Remember

Today I borrow a rant from one of the best Canadian ranters out there: Rick Mercer.

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Screw You Mystique!

Well, the theme update unleashed on Folaji.com about a month ago is now over. Mystique, the theme previously used on the site, pushed a new update that, although awesome, broke the majority of the customizations I’d made to the theme over the … Continue reading

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We’re Closed Rant

I did some major updates to the site over the weekend. To avoid confusion, I chose to “close the site” while I did the updates. The rant below was posted to replace the site while the update took place. Enjoy! … Continue reading

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Doomsday Math

Today I will show you a magic trick.  First, I’ll ask you to pick three numbers. 5, 10 and 17 Well done.  Now let’s multiply all of these together twice! 5 x 10 x 17 x 5 x 10 x … Continue reading

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