Winter is one of them

Now that we’ve had our first snowstorm of the season, I figured it would be a good time to tee up this one from Oct. 1, 2016, even though I know winter doesn’t officially start for another couple weeks.

There is a — I don’t want to call it a “lie” or a “fraud,” because that implies intent, so I’ll call it a “myth” — being spread. Perhaps you’ve done it yourself.

What is this myth?

It’s that living in a place with “four seasons” is in some way superior to having weather that’s pretty much good year-round, such as Southern California.

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This weather just keeps getting weirder and weirder

Here I was thinking that being fogged in at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport last year was odd.

And to think I once imagined the scariest thing about CN Tower was the glass portion of the floor, no matter how many rhinos they say it could hold.

But that’s nothing compared to ice falling off CN Tower and punching a hole in the roof of Rogers Centre. Continue reading “This weather just keeps getting weirder and weirder”