Entries by Ryan Doherty from 10/2012

Amanda Todd Suicide, A Sensless Tragedy

| Posted 10.11.2012 | Canada Alberta

She was a typical girl of her age. She took pictures with her friends out on various adventures. She had a Facebook Account, A Twitter account, and membership with some web-cam chat sites. It turns out she had joined the cam sites to try and meet new folks, something we've all done in one way or another. In many ways, she wasn't much different from me when I was 15.

XL Foods Recall: It's About Quantity, Not Quality At Troubled Meat Plant

| Posted 10.21.2012 | Canada Alberta

I love beef. Burgers, steaks, roasts, tacos and even meatloaf. As an Albertan, I can proudly say I eat some of the finest beef in the entire world. My dad has been a Red Seal Chef for close to 40 years, and I'm not too shabby in a kitchen myself. So did we feel bad when we had throw out a ton of beef we bought on sale from Wal-Mart, because it might be contaminated by E.Coli? Yes we did.

Living Under A Rocket: Life In Israel

| Posted 10.29.2012 | Canada Alberta

You drive down the same old highway, looking at the same old signs and the same old stores. Suddenly, a rocket slams into the highway, shattering your normalcy with a sobering dose of reality.