Posts Tagged ‘Newfoundland & Labrador’

Bill Cosby mentions Newfoundland on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Last week Bill Cosby made an appearance on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. During his appearance he made a reference to Newfoundland.

He mentions Newfoundland around 8 minutes in.

It is appropriate because on a few weeks ago Bill Cosby was talking about Newfoundland after an African-American man…

23 Oct 1:00 PM 2 Read More...

Republic of Doyle Trailer released

Finally!

People in and around St. John’s, particularly downtown, have undoubtedly seen or heard about the filming of the CBC program Republic of Doyle.

CBC is now presenting the trailer. It’s very in depth and looks amazing. I actually cannot wait to see this show!

From CBC: Republic…

23 Oct 11:28 AM 0 Read More...

The proper spelling of the Newfoundland slang “B’y”

There was some debate todate as to the proper spelling of the word b’y. Any good geek will look up the real answer to any debate so here I am.

The Dictionary of Newfoundland and Labrador spells it “b’y.”
b’y {pronounced: BY} ~ 1. a young male person…

30 Jul 10:00 PM 7 Read More...

Williams Loses Patience on Open Line

Normally I am a pretty blind follower of Danny Williams. I generally feel that when he says something or defends a governmental move I believe him. But I am capable of thinking for myself.

In an interview with Randy Simms on his Open Line show, Danny Williams is challenged about…

17 Jun 9:39 AM 0 Read More...

Canadian Business, what about Newfoundland?

I have been subscribing to the Canadian Business magazine for a couple years now and not once, ever, have I heard them talk about Newfoundland and Labrador. In fact, if this province wasn’t so big on the Canadian map I am sure it wouldn’t even been mentioned. About…

06 Feb 8:07 PM 0 Read More...