Saturday, February 28, 2009

Woman with two uterus delivers twins. One from each uterus. And you thought octuplets were strange.
Pentegon documents on Afghanistan hacked.
Includes PR strategies, and avoiding language of legal liability.
Will social networks ever make money? Facebook lawsuit shows it was overvalued.

Thursday, February 26, 2009

Remember those studies that said wine was good for you? [they lied]
♫The croc came back, the very next day.
We thought he was a gonner, so we taped magnets on his head.
Can the Province of Ontario be sued for its response to SARS?

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Attn all office workers: When handling staplers, be advised you might be tasered.
Maple Leaf recalls wieners; fear bacterial contamination. Yes, this is a NEW Maple Leaf scare.
"Is Canada more racist than the United States?"
Playstation causes new disease, PlayStation palmar hidradenitis Some ppl take their gaming way too seriously.
Students suing UofO for barring a controversial physics professor.

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Crim Law Tip: When stealing a car, don't lock yourself in it.
What the 3k yr old Jewish community in Iran really says about their country.
Today the Earth Stood Still.
Gmail turned Gfail.
I can't live without Gmail. #Gmail
Tip: When chasing feather, abandon pursuit upon encountering cliff.

Monday, February 23, 2009

NPR Podcast on "This I believe," Reflections On Race
People living in segregation, talking about it.
Western Law student [me] wins Koskie Minsky LLP Diversity Moot

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Back in TO for the night, then to London for 8am class.
Just won the Patricia DeGuire Diversity Moot Cup.

Friday, February 20, 2009

I'm getting mootalicious.
I don't understand how it takes 15 hrs to go from London-Halifax. By plant at that. Driving would have been faster.

Thursday, February 19, 2009

If you had limited space on a rocket ship, which race would you save? Yeah, it's just as inappropriate for Grade school.
Heading to Halifax this morning.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Facebook reverts Terms of Reference. Petitioning worked!
Speech writers and PR hacks pay attn: Obama's sentences deconstructed. Such thoughtfulness seems worth celebrating.
What area of law is recession-proof?

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Use Twe2 for free Twitter SMS in Canada and Europe.
Securing your DNA from Prying Corporate Eyes

Monday, February 16, 2009

Law School Roundup #160.

Sunday, February 15, 2009

What are your privacy expectations as a unionized employee in Ontario?
Ontario court rules, no expectation for privacy online. Handing over IP address is NOT a s. 8 Charter violation.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

The Legal Issues in closing Gitmo.

Friday, February 13, 2009

More Lawyers Representing the Poor for Free, ABA Study Finds. Good legal news, for a change. (RT @edadams)

Thursday, February 12, 2009

7 Deadly Sins in Law Blogs.
[Blawg Review #198]
Today could be the darkest day ever for Big Law firms. Major layoffs all around.
What kind of Loss of Future Income claim can you make for world's longest fingernails? Turned down $10k in '95 to cut them
More breaking news, Tasers are lethal.
Breaking News: Ringtones are annoying.
The Israeli peace camp is dead?
...יִתְגַּדַּל וְיִתְקַדַּשׁ שְׁמֵהּ רַבָּא
Law firms are getting so desperate that they are suing their own associates.
Being called a terrorist is "worse than being accused of being a pedophile or a serial killer." - Kerry Pither

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Roberto Alomar being sued by ex for sex while having AIDS.
See Ter Neuzen v. Korn (1995)
ODA says kissing is good for your oral health. Saliva is even better, presumably even if it's another person's. :$
What do Gujarat, Gaza and Iraq have in common? Violence or intimidation vs civilians... Where have I heard that def'n b4?
The US should look to Canada for financial advice. Our leverage is 18:1, while they are up to 26:1. Why not no leverage?

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Pulled an all-nighter first day back in law school.
I never pulled an all-nighter ever in my life before law school.

Monday, February 9, 2009

Councillor in the 'Peg wants to reevaluate MMA after teen has seizures in the ring.
Did he expect flowers and dancing?
I'm partying with a couple of hot facta tonight! Woohoo. The life of a law student is wild.
Busy Ont. fam cts might mean Js make lawyers pay big costs.
Are children of artificial insemination unanimously that they wouldn't have consented?

Sunday, February 8, 2009

Why does the Pentagon need 27k PR people? The State Dept only employs 30k, total.
Could financial weakness translate into military might? [video] 10 years of hell instead of just 2 yrs of recession.
New API changes mean Facebook statuses will take greater importance.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

In Oakville for the day.
If you've been stabbed, it's okay to miss your job interview. Wow, times are that tough...

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

When the fun runs out during Super Bowl, don't sic the pit bull on the family. Tip: they probably won't visit next year.
New Publication: Reason, Scripture, and War.
Bunch of hacks (including me) arguing about something. Or nothing.
Goodbye 'Rae Days.' Hello 'Harper Holidays'
All I got to say is that Rae has one heck of a sense of humour.
Stalk your kids on Google maps with "Latitude." Though I doubt you'll find them under the sea (see previous post).
Found a gym in Toronto open at 5am.
Eccentric activities can continue outside of London. Woohaah.

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

I'm downtown right now with some free time. Call me if you wanna meet up (226 448 6627)
Iran sends first home-made satellite into space.
And they were worrying about nukes?

Monday, February 2, 2009

Trucker gives Wonka a run for his money on I-79. 47k lbs of cocoa mixing with rain to create river of chocolate goodness.
The other party in a contract usually doesn't require a toddler to be present. Especially if it's a drug deal.
New Google Earth lets you see under the sea. Because that's where I want to plan my next road trip, of course.

Sunday, February 1, 2009

Could the budget indicate the end of conservatism? Let's hope so.
They hate the poor, Aboriginals, unemployed...