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Flash Imagination #36 – Rainbow Prison

Michael Hastner, the man behind the controversial 13km/h speed limit and $100 pedestrian crossing fee, had done it again, and this time, his idea was ingenious (or so he thought). After having been fired from his road-sign manager position, he’d found himself walking … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #34 – Evil House

There are many stories out there about evil, haunted, or monster houses.  All stories have a similar theme: the house wants to eat/harm neighbourhood children, and adults are oblivious to the evil house’s true nature. There is one house, however, … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #25 – Stupid Street Signs Encore

Michael Hastner had been dean at the Université de Montreal when his controversial new 13 km/h speed limit signs went up, and had been forced to retire after the uproar they had caused.  He didn’t want to retire, but understood all too well … Continue reading

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netZoom #2 – Printing Food, Shrek, and Monsters

Welcome… to netZoom Nummer zwei, the second article in the series where I share interesting discoveries and news from the series of tubes we call the Internets.  I’ve got some funny, weird and interesting things to share with you this … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #18 – Snow Imagination

This week’s Flash Imagination is a little late because I wanted to do something to celebrate the arrival of winter in Montreal. So, without further ado, I’m proud to present you with: Cars Burried in Snow! (click on a pic … Continue reading

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I was thinking the other day about the last time I posted on Folaji.com.  I don’t mean the last time I posted a Flash Imagination, or approving a Netheril Weekly Update (of which there are two new ones up today, … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #17 – Stupid Street Signs

The new speed limit at l’Universté de Montréal (Montreal University) was set to 13 km/h today. Leaders of the university ignored complaints by campus students and staff who said that their car’s speedometer really only displayed speeds that were multiples of … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #15 – The Butter People

The Yamaguchi-gumi family, which first appeared in the early 1910s, was founded by Harukichi Yamaguchi.  The organization was small at first, with only a few dozen members.  It wasn’t until 30 years passed and a certain Kazuo Taoka, an orphan … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #6 – Growing House

With the weather getting warmer, I’m finding myself spending more time walking around Montreal.  As such, I’m starting to run into interesting scenarios that, sure enough, result in some flash imagination. So expect to see find a handfull of new … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Halloween in Montreal

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Halloween in Montreal

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Halloween in MontrealWell, it was a bumpy couple of days, but the Halloween in Montreal 2-part finale is finally up for all to read.  You can read the parts by … Continue reading

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