Turns out it was Brodie Fenlon, a former colleague at the Toronto Sun. In fact I think we were both
Somebody at The Sun realized they'd just chopped the only guy under 30 in the place and they scrambled to keep him. Too late. The bright young lad went to the Globe & Mail.
Anyhoo, young Brodie is now a wheel at Huffington Post Canada. We get yakking and he's telling me how this thing is just exploding. He had a hard time finding anyone in the New York office who had worked there longer than three months. People are coming in so fast that those with three weeks under their belts are training the new kids.
We keep talking and, long story short, my first story for HuffPost Canada went up today. Read it here or read it a few inches below this post, it is a pick up from this blog. Either way, nice to be able to salute Elwy twice.