Posts Tagged ‘ humour ’

Former lobster restaurant employee admits to burning down 16th Ave. location after years of ‘shovelling that shit onto plates’ caused him to snap

Jul 19th, 2013 | By

By Urban Anomie CALGARY, AB – Investigators with the Calgary Fire Dept. say they’ve uncovered the motives behind a mysterious fire at a restaurant in the city’s N.W. in the fall of 2011, that forced the closure of the chain restaurant. Former sous chef, Steven White (26), has been charged with arson, mischief, criminal insanity, and

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The hotel and the hooker (or was she?)

May 5th, 2013 | By

By Urban Anomie It was 11 p.m. at the hotel lounge along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. A woman draped in sleek, silky blacks, accented with a refulgent orange scarf approaches the bar a few seats down from where I’m sitting, and asks for a glass of pinot grigio. As the bartender fixes her drink, she turns and

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