The Global Village

Three big planes off to other parts of the world.  We are a global village – that was the determination of Marshall McLuhan 40 years ago.  The 3 R’s have been replaced by the 3 T’s…travel, technology and television.  The third T might be replaced now by the internet.  Did you know that Marshall McLuhan…

Are you sure this is Air Canada?

Welcome to follower 88 – only 11 to go Dave! Air Canada airline attendant today… Taking off from Edmonton: “Welcome to Air Canada, voted one of the best airlines in the world…(pause)…yeah I was surprised too!” Approaching Toronto: “All electronic devices must be turned off and headphones removed.  You may continue to watch the inflight entertainment…

Yellowknife airporter reporting

If you cast your eyes across the rather flat horizon at the Yellowknife airport, you might be forgiven for thinking that the landscape is entirely flat.  It isn’t of course – there are lots of lakes and trees and rolling hills.  In this northern town (city) of under 20,000 people The Salvation Army has three…