Thursday, April 12, 2007

Two Signs that Puzzled Me

Walking on Elgin Street today, I glanced into the Standard. Their chalkboard said "Hockey, Sushi, Quarts... What more could you want?"

Even though watching hockey bores me, nothing leapt to mind.

But, it looks like they erased something between "Hockey" and "Sushi".

Could it be there is something more you could want that they ran out of?

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On Gladstone, I passed this car with a bumper sticker directing us to support organic farmers. Do you think there might be a more effective way to promote the people who grow food without using synthetic fertilisers, pesticides and growth regulators than by placing stickers on gasoline-powered vehicles?

2 comments:

Amanda said...

i saw you at the plan 99 reading but it took me a few seconds to realize where i knew you from and then i was too shy to say hi; sorry about that!

David Scrimshaw said...

Amanda, I would have had the same reaction. I bought a book from Jennifer Whiteford once before I formally met her, but I was too shy to say, "hey, I'm one of the people who comments on your blog."