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Kamelia Malakoff and Wendy Murray (L-R) of Deslava Spa Emilie Bourque thinks the spring business fever is catching. Hey there Scopefans! Let’s ignore those May flurries and just focus on the glorious sunny days we’ve been getting! It seems that spring includes businesses shifting around…

The GTA IV Review

by Paul Warford How am I supposed to talk about this game with any semblance of justice when there’s so much to be said? I could say, “’Dis is da best Jesus game on da go,” and leave it at that. That’s what everyone says…

A real (Iron) Man

Zaren White likes a man in uniform, but loves an Iron Man in gold titanium alloy armour. Visionary. Genius. Legend. Buns of steel. Robert Downey Jr. proves his mettle in the role of Tony Stark, the well moneyed and well goateed billionaire businessman who creates…

The Fourth Wall

Elling Lien is hungry for some organic snow peas. This year, my mom, Judy Lien, has made the decision not to garden as much as she usually does. “Uhh… so?” Well, thing is, her one little farm in Portugal Cove has been generating a large…

CD Review: Constantines – Kensington Heights (2008)

CD Review: Constantines – Kensington Heights (2008) In my restless days, it was nothing to hop on a Greyhound and ride it for five days from Montreal to the Yukon, carving a cramped and delirious pathway through the rocks of Northern Ontario, the vacuum of…

The Index

Number of people assisted by a food bank in NL in March 2007 : 26,746 Median after-tax family income in Newfoundland and Labrador : $48,500 Median after-tax family income in Alberta : $70,500 Cost of a litre of gas at the Torbay Road Irving on…

Savage Love

Sex and love advice columnist Dan Savage organizes a sex-ed gang-bang just for you. I’m 16 and gay. I recently got into an argument with my parents over whether HIV is spread by saliva or if you can be infected during oral sex. I thought…

Free Will Astrology

Astrologer Rob Brezsny tells Virgo to lay down the scalpel and get to it. Taurus (April 20 – May 20) Alison Covarrubias is a mentor for female entrepreneurs. Her “Ladies Who Launch” program inspires women to be brave and brazen as they develop their own…