I have to hope that this was intentional over at
’s Jewish General Hospital. But the parking woes may continue if this isn’t resolved soon. Correct me as needed, but a hydro pole should not be in the entrance to a parking lot. Montreal
I imagine there are plans to reconfigure the sidewalk and move the electric pole but in the meantime, it makes for great comedy.
I want to mention that the Jewish General Hospital - a teaching hospital associated with
- has done some great work in and around the city and community. Their McGill University July 11th, 2010 Ride to Conquer Cancer raised 5.7 million dollars for cancer research.
As a kid I wondered why the hospital was named after a Jewish general. And if it was named after a general why didn’t they just use his name? For example, it could have been the
instead of the Jewish General Hospital. General Jerry Seinfeld Hospital
From this I determined that hospitals were run by the military. Not only were hospitals named after Generals, but they were also named Privates and Majors. More then once I heard an older relative say 'so and so was staying at the
But the clincher was when I kept hearing news reports referring to Private Hospital'. ’s Major Hospitals. I wondered why did they skip all those other ranks. You think that’s silly? They do have Veteran’s Hospitals, don’t they? Montreal