Archive for the category "vancouver"

Happy Birthday Dave, Everybody's Favourite Uncleweed


Saturday, August 16th, 2008 — 6:38pm PDT
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Hopping into the wayback machine let’s explore late 2005. John had just moved to Canada to be with me and decided to add me on his podcast, RadioZoom as co-host/local expert. At the time he was immersing himself in podcasts and connecting with interesting hosts all over the globe. One person that he had been […]

Grey Goose Vodka Arbiter of Cool Vancouver


Friday, August 15th, 2008 — 4:00am PDT
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On a hot and steamy Thursday afternoon I headed over to the Blue Water Cafe in Yaletown to begin my trek through the world of mixology. I met up with local Media Relations whiz Anita Webster for the Grey Goose Vodka Arbiter of Cool competition. Claudia Cusano (Editor of Nuvo Magazine) and Judith Lane (freelance […]

Paws for a Cause The Casey and Benji Story


Thursday, August 14th, 2008 — 1:56pm PDT
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It was almost two years ago that I first met Casey and Benji. We spent an entire evening together when Matt was doing his living room show, I threw a chew toy, Casey would retrieve it, I would get slobber on my hand (while live blogging) and the rest is history.

Vancouver History: Victory Square


Thursday, August 14th, 2008 — 1:06pm PDT
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SqueakyMarmot on Flickr Victory Square to me means remembrance as each year on November 11th the city gathers to remember and honor those who gave their lives for this country. However while searching through my favourite local source, Vancouver History, I found out a bit more about this monument. “April 27, 1924: The Cenotaph at […]

Vancouver Queer Film Festival Giveaway


Thursday, August 14th, 2008 — 6:00am PDT
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One of the things I love about this city is its diversity – ethnically, culturally, socially and everything in between. We seem to find a way to celebrate all walks of life and invite others to do the same. Today, the Vancouver Queer Film Festival kicks off for a week of parties, gala celebrations, and […]

Wednesday Morning Link Fest: Show Me State


Wednesday, August 13th, 2008 — 7:28am PDT
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There’s some time this morning for one of my link fests so here we go – all the way from the Show Me State. Photo: Kris Krug / StaticPhotography – I expressed concerns earlier this week about BC Place being ready for the Olympics in 2010 however this is far down on the list when […]