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Lori Kidwell

 Lori Kidwell has been a Vancouver resident since 2003. She can be found dropping the F-Bomb on Twitter almost daily (@LKid) and blogging less frequently about life with multiple sclerosis. She lives in the People’s Republic of East Van with her fabulous husband and her delusions of grandeur.

The bigot on the bus

Public transit is full of people that are strange and not like you. 99.99999% of the people traveling during daylight hours are simply that, strange and different, not dangerous. Probably...

My life as a passenger and pedestrian

An accidental car-free life.