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Notable films for Easter, Canada and Earth Day
Your numerology cycles: April
Magic reelism: smoke & mirrors
Rx for youngsters: Take physic, pomp
Two good kids films (though one is better for adults) and...
"Never the Last," a virtuosic séance
A rock and a hard place
Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a...
Brolin in Community, Hind in Game of Thrones and more awesome casting
Each year around this time, networks announce some of their most high-profile castings. This year, they’re spoiling us. Below is a run-down of some highlights which ought to be especially exciting to...
Sep 21st, 2012
CBC's Mark Forsythe Asks Me Why I Love Vancouver and Why Canadians Love Stephen Colbert
An interview with CBC's Mark Forsythe about my book, "Why I Love Vancouver," leads me to examine unexpected questions and to try not to sound like just another "ice-hole."
Linda Solomon Wood
Feb 25th, 2010
A Cynical Elitist’s Big Olympic Weekend Out
During my big Olympic weekend out, I came across some truly Canadian moments.
Feb 24th, 2010
Stephen Colbert Offers to Re-Seed the "Canadian Swamp"
Vancouver Park Board Chair Aaron Jasper had the opportunity to meet Stephen Colbert after he finished taping his TV show on Thursday. He told Comimissioner Jasper that he is...
Feb 19th, 2010
If the Crowd Asked for it, Colbert Did It
It was the second day of filming for the Colbert Report in Vancouver for the Winter Olympics. Stephen Colbert whipped through interviews with Ujjal Dosanjh, US freestyle ariael skiers, Ryan St. Onge
Feb 18th, 2010
Late Night Fight North of the Border?
When the Vancouver Olympics end on February 28, the late-night talk show landscape will be forever changed – or exactly the way it was ten months ago. The fates of Jay Leno and Conan O’Brien remain...
Jan 20th, 2010
Dear Stephen Colbert
Dear Stephen Colbert: We are concerned about your plans to attempt to enter Canada after calling us "syrup-suckers" and "ice-holes" on your show. Are you aware of what befell your friend, Amy Goodman,
Anna Ling Kaye
Dec 8th, 2009
Olympian Inability to Bypass the H1N1 Line-Ups, Colbert's Catfight with VANOC: VO's Daily Olympic Roundup
The latest Olympic news links to our favourite headlines: Canada's Olympians tight for time to get H1N1 shotRead More Colbert's attack on Olympic ice access brushed off Read More Watch Video Foster...
Nov 12th, 2009