Archive for June, 2006

wedded, bliss or not

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From the Globe and Mail: “A new study has found that most Canadians marry once and only once, and less than 1 per cent walk down the aisle more than twice.” (story) This was a bit shocking to me although I suppose it makes sense, we are not the divorce-crazed society like our neighbours to […]

breakfast is for losers

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The fourth floor room of the VCC in which the event took place was rather “marine” as Coupland put it. Overlooking the ports and the east side of downtown Vancouver everyone agreed. This was my second time seeing Douglas Coupland do a reading, a meet n greet and book signing and our second CBC Studio […]

a brief jPod review

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Okay so at a certain point in the book the whole ‘world’ that i had created in my mind – the whole image the book created… was flipped upside down. The daily lives of the characters get flipped around a lot but that’s pretty much the norm throughout. This affected me as the reader – […]

canucks give'r to florida

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BIG TRADE! Bertuzzi, Auld and Allen for Luongo, Lukas Krajicek and a 2006 sixth round pick from Florida (TSN). YIPES! I’ll have to let this marinate. Wow. John‘s blogging about this right now as well – this is happening the night before the draft. A defensemen and a goalie – not exactly what we were […]