NORTE: Dispatch. This desk. I’m wearing a pink shirt.
1988 was a leap year. It was also the same year that the
And of course who could forget that at the same time The Great Seto Bridge was opening to traffic in
On a sadder note: Amazing Spiderman #300 was released that year. It featured Spiderman’s first fight with his arch-nemesis Venom or Eddie Brock.
But the most memorable. Certainly the most tragic, much much sadder them the death of thousands of protestors in
I was in a Shoppers Drug Mart shoplifting a bottle of Paco Rabanne cologne when I caught the front page of the paper. The crumpled tissue, bloodshot eyes, Slavic nose, wardrobe by Alexander Julian. I promised Mess I wouldn’t do this: Wayne Gretzky, fancy dresser, hometown boy, corporate shill, greatest hockey player ever. That’s ever, bitches. Ever. Traded to the LA KINGS. I felt like I got kicked in the nuts. And I knew, even then, that I would never forget that moment.