I prayed for “Abraham”

[At a copy shop]1: What's your name?2: Abraham.1: Abraham? [He didn't quite look like an "Abraham" I thought]2: Well, actually it's Ibrahim.1: So say it that way man. [smile]2: Yeah, I try to, but no Read more [...]...
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Census

Please use this section if you have concerns, suggestions or comments: For languages spoken at home, some people speak a mix, like 50/50 BUT this was not offered as an option. Also, the "Punjabi" Read more [...]...
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Vietnam

1: So you're from Vietnam?2: Yeah. Southern area. I grew up there, it's near Cambodia.1: Cambodia? I read about some history of them before. There was communist rule there back in the 70's and a lot of Read more [...]...
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That time in Montreal

Hey bro,Long time! I was just going through my old emails as I reminisced the times of Montreal a decade back and the tenants in my basement.I hope life is treating you well. Are you back in the Toronto Read more [...]...
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Palawan Philippines

1: I can tell the difference between Pakistanis and Indians.2: You can? Noooo. How?1: Like the Indians are a bit darker and they wear a string around their wrist.2: No man. It's not like that. You'd think Read more [...]...
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My neighbour is Chinese but I still shovel her snow

A thought came to me as I was shovelling my neighbour's driveway today. She's an elderly Chinese woman. If one was to see us from afar, it would look like we're having a normal conversation, she speaking Read more [...]...
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A game turns to “Islam is bad” just like that

sheppardMoonCrescent: lucksheppardMoonCrescent: you win by one, ooohImHumble: islam is bad <== [really? You would think this would come out of left field BUT this has become normal. No logical connection Read more [...]...
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UP, Lucknow, “no discrimination”

[Speaking to a technical recruiter...] 1: Okay. So you should be good for your interview on Monday.2: Thanks. I'll brush up on the weekend.1: Excellent. You'll do well.2: By the way, you speak Hindi Read more [...]...
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That fast?

[students studying in a group online] 1: Okay ladies, it's time for prayer.2: 3, we're going to pray. We'll be back.3: Sure, no problem.5 minutes later...4: Hey, we're back.3: That fast?2: Yeah.3: Read more [...]...
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