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Disney wildlife times two, a blast at American politics and...
Your numerology cycles April 1–15
More streaming ideas take you to Brazil, low-life China and...
Movie theatres are shut down, so what’s streaming?
Your numerology cycles March 16–31
Three women lead off a long line-up of new movies in town
Pixar’s new one, Onward, new laughs from Greed and a new...
Your numerology cycles March 1–15
Ordinary Love, superb, three superior Canadian films and...
The Call of the Wild re-made again, a festival of strong...
Times are tough. We had to let our butler go yesterday. Well, he wasn't really our butler. "He" was a pleasant, cultured British voice that prompted callers to our land line to leave a message....
Oct 26th, 2010
One Book, One Vancouver loses its local connection
By going to the edge of the galaxy for the 2010 One Book, One Vancouver title, the Vancouver Public Library lost its local connection.
Oct 9th, 2010
Just because something's on the internet doesn't make it true
Are acorns in Emery Barnes Park toxic for dogs? You won't find out by searching the Web.
Oct 2nd, 2010
Welcome to Coleman Country
I’m still waiting for Rich Coleman to get back to me. I was trying out the B.C. cabinet minister’s new iPhone app -- Coleman Country -- when I came across an option to “Message Rich” hidden in the “...
Sep 26th, 2010
Rape, murder and web immorality
A videogame about the Dawson College shooting in 2006 caused controversy this week, as did Facebook images of a Pitt Meadows gang rape.
Sep 19th, 2010
Buy a vowel or two for Pro Education Day
An education advocacy group is going virtual to raise real cash.
Sep 12th, 2010
Why continuous electronic connectivity isn't a good thing...
Sep 5th, 2010
The Winnebago Man is coming to Vancouver
It was so funny it just had to be scripted, I thought. But it wasn't.
Aug 31st, 2010
Flow, a Vancouver public art piece, is named one of best in North America
Flow, a photo/media-based permanent piece installed at the new Mount Pleasant Community Centre, has been named one of the best public artworks in North America.
Aug 28th, 2010
Billion dollar man Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh speaks about "Delivering Happiness" at Grow2010
The Grow Conference took place Aug 19-21 at the Vancouver Convention Center. I didn't attend any of the conference sessions, as I spent all day interviewing over 22 Grow speakers, organizers, and...
Aug 24th, 2010