As written, the recently contrived Cannabis Act is extremely oppressive for marijuana hobbyists, breeders, growers, and farmers. Specifically, the hard-cap of 4 plants, regardless of sex or strain, makes such activities all but impossible. I believe the law is ignorant and unjust and will grow as many plants as I please. Authorities continue trying to […]
Ten years ago, the Bitcoin protocol was first conceived and freely published on the Internet. It promised to be the first scalable, decentralized consensus network. Since then, there have been thousands of other such coins forked and cloned from Bitcoin, though none have been so far been able to match Bitcoin’s degree of decentralization, adoption, […]
Last fall we were also having issues with a porcupine who ate down an entire row of raspberries, but were unable to catch him in the act. After an unofficial vote, we decided to humanely relocate him rather than resort to the 25cent solution.
Here are a few of the better aerial photographs I took of the oil sands exploitation effort north of Ft McMurray, as it was in 2012. Flying over the region was an experience that I’ll not soon forget. It felt like we were flying over Tolkien’s Mordor…