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Four Entrepreneurial Ideas to Jump-start Our Economy
In this moment of financial calamity, Newfoundland and Labrador needs a new economic engine. We’ve got four suggestions just begging for a subsidy.
March 12, 2020
Classic @dril Posts Rewritten in the Rhythm of “Eleanor Rigby”
We lost Twitter followers for this.
Kirsten Morry and Felix Gilman
November 25, 2019
Can You Navigate Opposite Day in Newfoundland & Labrador?
Everything in Newfoundland and Labrador has gone totally backwards. Can you figure out the real place name corresponding to each clue?
November 13, 2019
Grants for Posting: An #elxn43 Short Story
We need a new agency that will administer grants to the writers and artists of Online. This will enable Canada’s top-tier posters to focus on…
October 16, 2019
Spot the Difference: Baron Amulree or McKinsey & Co.?
Can YOU tell which 'diversification' ideas are from the 1933 Amulree Commission that doomed Newfoundland and which ones are from the 2019 McKinsey report?
October 15, 2019
Illustrated Adventures in Newfoundland Geography
By the end of this post, you will have a newfound respect for Mainlanders—and anyone else who has ever tried to follow directions in Newfoundland.
September 6, 2019
Riddle Me This! (Or Not.)
Reading a MindTrap card about ears of corn broke my brain. But having crossed the ravine of Reason and attained peace, I now have some…
August 20, 2019
The Indy Guide to Arguing About Food Taxonomy
Worried that being extremely online is giving you terminal Galaxy Brain? Channel your digital degeneration into something wholesome: arguments about food.
August 13, 2019
Selected Coves of Newfoundland & Labrador, Classified
A partial selection of the 170+ coves in Newfoundland and Labrador, organized according to arbitrary whimsy.
July 25, 2019
Ten Microstories Told Through NL Place Names
Ten stories in ten sentences, and each one including five community names from Newfoundland and Labrador. Can you identify them all?
July 16, 2019