Weekly roundup October 17-23

Articles

Navel-gazing Canada has neglected its military, new French ambassador says National Post

She sang Drinking in LA’s iconic hook — but the record label erased her from the band for being Black CBC

With the ‘Freeland Doctrine,’ the Liberals say what has long been apparent to everyone but them The Globe and Mail

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2022 Bike Ride 30

Beautiful morning for a ride over to St. Henri to see the aftermath of a large fire and to visit a new playground.

Total trip distance: 9.24 km

Moving time: 0h 43m

Today’s ride:

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Today’s ride in the context of all my Montreal rides:

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Weekly roundup October 10-16

Articles

Petty power tripping with low-wage workers doesn’t protect the French language in Quebec CultMTL

That TTCriders’ lane-painting stunt was a very good stunt TVO

How to Eat in a Restaurant with a Toddler who has only Live Life in Lockdown The Globe and Mail

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Weekly roundup October 3-9

Articles

Professionalism is a bias-making machine that needs to end. Here’s how to dismantle it. Business Insider

Blue Jays broadcaster Buck Martinez drops a quiet bombshell about his future The Globe and Mail

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2022 Bike Ride 29

Chilly day for a ride, but sunny still. Our mission was to get a new winter hat so the coolness was appropriate. Some of the bike lane bits were very much missing because of construction with no obvious alternative.

Total trip distance: 25.84 km

Moving time: 2h 04m

Today’s ride:

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Today’s ride in the context of all my Montreal rides:

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Weekly roundup September 26 - October 2

Articles

Toronto the mediocre? Why we need to elect leaders who won’t settle for ‘good enough’ Toronto Star

Think bigger. Switching to electric cars isn’t enough Los Angeles Times

Citytv turns 50: A look back at the legend of Mark Dailey CityNews

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2022 Bike Ride 28

Chilly windy morning for a short ride in the Old Port. We did get croissants and it was sunny so not all bad.

Total trip distance: 5.77 km

Moving time: 0h 34m

Today’s ride:

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Today’s ride in the context of all my Montreal rides:

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