Archive | May 2014

BC Teachers’ Dispute

"No more homework, no more books.."

“No more pencils, no more books..”

Prince Charles and Camilla hit with the full Arsenault in PEI

The Royals attended a concert in Prince Edward Island which included music by Angele Arsenault and performances by Paper Lions, The Meds,Tim Chaissson, Wade Lynch and an appearance by Anne of Green Gables.

The Royals attended a concert in Prince Edward Island which included music by the late Angele Arsenault and performances by Paper Lions, The Meds, Tim Chaissson, Wade Lynch and an appearance by Anne of Green Gables.

Godzilla in Vancouver!

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson enrages Marpole Residents with his densification plans.

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson enrages Marpole Residents with his densification plans as they refuse to accept re-zoning to allow high-rises in their neighbourhood.

Gloves Off!

D  accused Canadian Heritage Minister Shelly Glover of killing Hockey Night in Canada because of 115-million dollar cuts to the national broadcaster's budget

Kennedy Stewart accused Canadian Heritage Minister Shelly Glover of killing CBC’s “Hockey Night in Canada” because of the massive 115-million dollar cut to the national broadcaster’s budget

Something Fishy!

A 1970 study which claimed to show the Inuit had very low rates of heart disease and stroke and attributed this to fish-oil consumption has been shown to be "deeply flawed". A new study shows that the Inuit have similar rates of heart disease and higher rates of stroke compared to other cultures.

A 1970 study which claimed to show the Inuit had very low rates of heart disease and stroke and attributed this to fish-oil consumption has been shown to be “deeply flawed”.
A new study shows that the Inuit have similar rates of heart disease and higher rates of stroke compared to other cultures.

Tuft In the Pink

Canadian Cyclist Svein Tuft leads his Orica team to victory in the Giro d'Italia on his 37th Birthday

Canadian Cyclist Svein Tuft leads his Orica team to victory in the Giro d’Italia Time trial and claims the coveted Pink Jersey on his 37th Birthday

Lupine Lamentations for Farley Mowat

Famous Canadian Farley Mowat, a passionate and out-spoken environmentalist, adventurer and author of the internationally acclaimed book  "Never Cry Wolf",  has died at age 92.

Famous Canadian Farley Mowat, a passionate and out-spoken environmentalist, adventurer and author of the internationally acclaimed book “Never Cry Wolf”, has died at age 92.