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Saturday, July 07, 2012

Evolution and Poutine

A bunch of us are attending Evolution Ottawa 2012. We set off to find the best poutine in the region and ended up at Jean Burger in Wakefield Quebec—about 30 minutes north of Ottawa.

Here's the group enjoying "French cuisine." From top left to right there's Bjørn Østman, Seanna Watson, Steve Watson, Ryan Gregory, Rosie Redfield, and Jerry Coyne.

Jerry really liked the poutine. Rosie ... not so much ... although she did say it wasn't as bad as she expected. For the record, it was the best poutine I've ever had so the trip was worth it.

Afterwards we drove into Wakefield and visited the bakery for dessert. I've been going to this bakery for 50 years—my favorite ski hill is nearby.

We talked about a lot of things, especially science, skepticism, and blogging.


T Ryan Gregory said...

Only one detail left out: Jerry's boots... hippo!

Jens Knudsen (Sili) said...

Redfield looks as great as she blogs.

Jens Knudsen (Sili) said...

Sorry. Professor Dr. Redfield.