Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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Squirrel stew as austerity dish?

The BBC explores whether squirrel should resume its traditional place in the American stew pot. I particularly liked this quote from William Hovey Smith, who lives on his family’s old plantation in the great state of Georgia: “I do not cook the squirrel heads, although my mother dearly loved them – squirrel brains,” he recalls. […]

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Sat, November 27 2010 » Main Page, Minutiae, multimedia » Comments Off

An inexplicable display of thuggishness


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Wed, April 28 2010 » Main Page, Minutiae, multimedia » Comments Off

Animal encounters

When I got on the Scarborough shuttle bus last night, my question to the driver was: “Would you still give me a lift if I’d just been blasted by a skunk?” He laughed and said “sure!” But I wasn’t kidding.

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Mon, August 22 2005 » Main Page, Minutiae » 4 Comments