Archive for the category "poll"

Miss604 Poll: Vancouver 2010 Tickets On Sale Soon

Comments 18 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It has been announced that a first wave of tickets to the 2010 Olympic Winter Games will go on sale in less than a month. Thirty per cent of tickets for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games will be made available to the public, a spokesman for the organizing […]

Miss604 Poll: Breastfeeding in Public

Comments 27 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Photo credit: © Carol Browne on Flickr I have to give my sister credit, after having four kids she is the grand master of stealthy breastfeeding in your presence; it’s like she’s got some kind of cloaking device. What I have learned over my 8 years of being an auntie is that when the baby […]

Tuesday Morning Link Fest: Butting Out Poll

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I decided to toss in a link fest this week to lighten the mood, get some more topics out there, and cover some ground before I take off. – The last year has been a big one for smokers in BC; first there was the patio smoking ban, then the updates in March that made […]

iPhone versus Slurpees, the July 11th Showdown

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

A while back I was invited to a Facebook event that would celebrate the (official) arrival of the iPhone in Canada on July 11th. Lately with all the news about plans and the fact that you can only get the iPhone at a Rogers or Fido outlet several people have had enough. This afternoon on […]

Vancouver History: Nat Bailey

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s a pretty rare thing these days to have a sporting venue named after an actual person and not a car manufacturer, internet company or soft drink, but what makes Nat Bailey more than a baseball stadium and the namesake of a Pale Ale at White Spot? 1956 President of the Junior Chamber of Commerce […]