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Friday news - May 11

Posted by Hannah / May 11, 2007

20070511_news.jpgThe wisdom of the internet reveals that Fridays are for beer, fun, forgetting and job interviews. Screw the last one. This Friday in particular is your last chance to vote Midnight Poutine for Best Blog. Follow the links and do your job. It's Friday.

As Quebec sets the stage for its May 24 budget, we find that the province's debt is the highest in Canada and climbing. Repairs to roads and bridges are setting us back. Wouldn't it be easier if we all drove personal hovercrafts, and floated above the rubble?

Patrick Swayze isn't the only one with Hungry Eyes. Bloc leader Gilles Duceppe will make a political long jump and run for the Parti Quebecois leadership.

Race organizers have put the brakes on a Montreal to Boston bike race that would have rolled out of the city on August 5. We're not sure if the cancellation has anything to do with hijab-wearing pedal pushers, but the girls competing in the world Tae Kwon Do tournament will be allowed to wear a hijab.

Photo courtesy of thelonghaul.

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OJ / May 11, 2007 at 03:31 pm
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ahem, i hope you're not implying that Patrick Swayze sung hungry eyes? although it was in Dirty Dancing, Eric Carmen surely regrets having his song in the movie given how often the no-talen Swayze gets credit.
Hannah / May 11, 2007 at 06:53 pm
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Fear not OJ. Patrick Swayze did not sing the song, he merely sported the eyewear.
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