Quebeckers are sick of Steven Harper and have found a bastion of hope and progressive policy that is relatively new to them. They have found hope for Canada in the federal NDP lead by Jack Layton.
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Like many Saskatoon music-listeners, I first heard Shuyler Jansen play at Amigos Cantina after he relocated here from Edmonton, leaving behind his alt-country band Old Reliable.
We have a responsibility to participate in democracy and to vote (or else actively work to find another system of government). I could be wrong, but I think Canadians still value democracy.
Michael Ignatieff is back — but for how long? And where the hell was he all this time?
Curling is one of those rare sports that strikes the perfect balance between exercise and standing around shooting the shit.
Will the power vacuum caused by the revolution allow the Muslim Brotherhood to ascend to power, and, if it does, what would that mean? Should we fear the Muslim Brotherhood?
Drew Davies has been writing and playing music in Saskatoon for well over a decade. In that time, Davies’ band Linus Hemmingway put on numerous bizarre, magnetic shows at venues like the Cosmo Senior Centre, Amigos and the Jazz Bassment, inadvertently helping sculpt the local indie scene around it.
Eggnog is that rare drink which successfully combines the flavours of cinnamon, nutmeg, rum, raw egg and sugar.
I can’t help but think that “Lest We Forget” means that we are obliged to honour, but also to try and comprehend, the sacrifice that many made (and continue to make) for their country by choosing or being conscripted to go to war.
I don’t usually indulge in this kind of analysis but ’tis the season for musings on the carnal, the bizarre, the horrible and the gross. So here’s an analysis of vomit and why we are obsessed with it as a culture.
When a few choice words were made public from the outtakes of a Winnebago commercial, actor Jack Rebney lost his job. He may even have forgotten all about the video that got him fired in the first place, but nothing stays hidden long in the YouTube age.
I was in Toronto directly before and directly after the G20 summit. I left for Kingston because I couldn’t go to work. The restaurant I worked at was forced to close for a number of days. Also, I left because I didn’t want anything to do with the summit.
The Elevator ➯
- Cultural outfits are not Halloween costumes October 30, 2013 2:00 pm
- We’ve gotta keep religion and civic events separated October 30, 2013 4:01 pm
- Stop torturous practices on U of S property November 1, 2013 7:00 pm
- The white poppy is an insult to veterans November 17, 2013 12:00 pm