January 3rd, 2014 Archive

Comments and user registrations enabled

It looks like things are working now… sorta kinda. At least, they’re working well enough that I can re-enable comments and user registration. There are still some issues – for some reason the site is painfully slow – but it looks like everything is functional enough.

Boujemaa Razgui handmade ney flutes destroyed by US customs thugs

If you ever have one of those days where you think things in Canada are getting bad, there’s always the US to show us what bad really looks like. US Customs officers at JFK airport in New York destroyed 11 handcrafted neys (Middle Eastern flutes) belonging to an internationally renowned musician, calling them “agricultural products”.