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Tag Archives: William Shatner
100 Reasons To Not Kill Yourself #46.
It has charms to soothe a savage breast, or so I’ve been told. (I try to avoid savage breasts whenever possible.) It’s been emitted from a car radio, a stereo, or even a store’s muzak system while many of us … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged 100 Reasons To Not Kill Yourself, Buick, Death, life, music, suicide, William Shatner 23 Comments
Why I Love Being Canadian.
There are many things one can choose to be in this life but you can’t pick your parents or where you’re going to escape from the womb. That said, I’m damn glad my origin story began North of the border. … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged Canada, Canada 150, Dildo Newfoundland, Elisha Cuthbert, Superman, William Shatner 39 Comments
Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Canada.
Thanks to the glorious power of the interweb at least one of the ten people reading this hails from somewhere other than my home and native land. It’s a fact. Google it. This post is for all of the non-Canucks … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged Big Brother Canada, Captain Kirk, Deadmau5 slags Niagara Falls, Google, Kevin Smith, The Hook, Tim Hortons, William Shatner 24 Comments
The Other Side Of Sleeping Cheap.
To be clear, I’m all for charity; without it I’d never get lucky. But as far as charity in society, I wholeheartedly support the concept of lifting up those who have fallen through the cracks. At one time or another … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged charity, God, hotels, Snoop Dogg, The Hook, Twitter, William Shatner, Wonderland 13 Comments
Video Killed The Blogging Star.
Maybe I’m being a bit premature with this declaration. I’m told that happens to men from time to time, but we’ll see. I’ve been considering filming a “trailer” for the blog, a visual representation of what The Hook is all … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged CBC, Cougar Town, hotels, Huffington Post Canada, Sangita Patel, sex, The Huffington Post Canada, travel, William Shatner 51 Comments
100 Reasons Murdoch Mysteries Rocks: Part One.
This vanity post was inspired by my recent visit to the set of Murdoch Mysteries. If you’re not a fan of the show, you should be, but please bear with me and who knows? I may convert you by the … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged CBC, Detective William Murdoch, Murdoch Mysteries, William Shatner, Yannick Bisson 10 Comments
It’s Monday! (Which is my only excuse for this post.)
So it’s Monday. Let’s allow that to sink in, shall we? Everyone good? Then we’ll begin. Yesterday was a particularly brutal check-out rush. Like, Game of Thrones brutal. Okay, so no one was skinned alive or murdered during a wedding … Continue reading
18 Things You Never Knew About Niagara Falls, Jimmy Fallon.
I know you’re busy unveiling covers for magazines men love to “read’ with one hand, Jimmy, so I’ll cut right to the chase. The people of Niagara Falls want you here, whether it be for one show, a week, or … Continue reading
The Hook Does Comic Con!
It was a dark and stormy night… in Latveria. (Sorry, but since my body is still under viral attack and my brain has been heavily taxed by my weekend geeky shenanigans, I really didn’t know where to begin this post-Comic … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life Tagged Barbie Blank, Big B Comics, Big B Comics Niagara Falls, Dan Parent, Erika Eleniak, Growing Pains, Marvel Comics, Niagara Falls Comic Con, Niagara Falls Comic Con 2014, Pulp Comics, Pulp Comics Niagara Falls, Scotiabank Convention Centre Niagara Falls, The Defenders, Tracey Gold, William Shatner 57 Comments
Why I Love Comic Cons. (I swear, the post is better than the title.)
I’m still operating at 40% power, but writing this post is an alternative to staring at throngs of travelers as they drag their overloaded backpacks, duffel bags, cardboard boxes, laundry baskets, strollers and various other makeshift suitcases through the lobby. … Continue reading
Posted in Hotel Life, Humor, Life Tagged bacon, Comics, cosplay, Dan Parent, Jonah Hill, Kevin Eastman, Leonard Kirk, Neal Adams, nerds, Niagara Falls Comic Con, William Shatner 63 Comments