Adventures in Illicit Cigars: Cohiba Esplenditos

A few weeks back I attended my best friends wedding, through the fog of the end of the festivities I seem to hazily recall that we had reached a point where cigars were being passed out, though I was hardly in any shape to enjoy a fine cigar. Even besotted so, something had looked to…

Tasting Notes: Holsten Festbock

So summer is finally here, and as the temperature in the north begin to creep up to somewhat near pleasant, for those few brief months of warmth each year, and you’d probably develop quite a thirst as you survey the early summer landscape. So today after a pleasure walk to the local ale vendory I…

I Told You So: Cryptocurrency

So it was almost one year ago that I made my first post about Cryptocurrency. Some of you may have read it, most of you probably didn’t. Now I am not one to toot my own horn, but I thought just for shitz-n-giggles maybe we could see what could have been if you’d only taken…

What’s Really Going On: The N.W.O.

So it’s the twenty-first century, and you probably get at least some of your news from the internet. Since your finger is on the pulse you’ve probably at some point heard some right-wing fanatic droning on about the granddaddy of all conspiracies. The New World Order, The Illuminati, the Freemasons, the Rothschilds…They go by many…

Szechuan-fusion Dragonfire Oil-infusion

Do you like to spice things up? Are you hard-core? Perhaps you’re even a real chili-head; and it actually would surprise me if you were; maybe you even know what a Carolina Reaper is, or maybe you think Jalapeno is a walk on the wild side…If you like to know for 45 mins afterward that…

Her Royal Majesty’s Huevos Rancheros

So you probably have heard of the Queen, heck if you’re Canadian; and I suspect that you may be; you might have even been required by-law to swear an Oath of Allegiance to Elizabeth II and her successors, as I twice have in the course of my attendance to the public governance. Now just because…

So You Wanna Talk Beer…

Ah the ageless classic beverage known the world over; that bubbly, foamy golden gift of the gods that is beer. While it is still a staple of the working man, in recent years we have seen a renaissance of sorts with small-batch craft-brewers and exotic recipes abounding to the point that it is finally becoming…

Reminiscences of 9/11

It is around this time of season, as we approach a most auspicious and dark anniversary, in which I get to thinking of the little details that I remember of that fateful day, a profoundest day in my history wherein I was robbed of no small measure of the innocence of my youth. It is…

Investment Classes: Cryptocurrency

Ok so you are a savvy businessman, and I trust that you are….you probably are a real computer geek, after-all the backbone of commerce in the twenty-first century is computers. Google the money supply and you will find out that the vast majority of dollars in existence are of the digital persuasion; ones and zeros…

Gourmet Style: Cafe Canadiano

So it’s a cold, snowy winter’s day in February, in the Great White North. and as you slog through the whirling curtain of fluffy flakes you’d probably get to dreaming, for some it’s California Dreamin’; or so the song goes; but for me it’s a lust for the home of all warmth and fine-cigars, Cuba….

So You Wanna Go For the Grand Tour…

So you probably need a car right? Gotta get from point-A to point-B, but if you are a savvy businessman; and I suspect that you are; than you want to do it in style…like grand style…So you probably get to thinking about hot-rods in Hollywood movies, and of legendary cars that were only ever seen…

Reminiscences of October Baseball Part I

As you may be aware, and I suspect that you are, ‘the hottest tix in the 6ix’ to be had right now, are the ‘Boys of Summer’, or as I prefer to refer to them, the ‘Broom Boys’, also known as the ‘Toronto Blue Jays’. As it stands as of this moment, the ‘Jays are…