The Fourth Wall

Elling Lien is 2X2L calling FTA ABC . . . Do you read? Poor Stephen Harper doesn’t have an easy job ahead of him in these final few days before the citizens of our chilly nation bundle themselves into their puffy plush parkas and stroll…

Duckman (1994-1997)

Created by Everett Peck Duckman was one of those television series which seemed like it should have taken off, but curiously never did. It was as satirical as South Park and The Simpsons, it made more pop-culture references than Family Guy, and its unusual design…

The Index

Average number of children per woman in 2006: 1.59 Average age of women giving birth in 2006: 29.3 Average age of women giving birth in 1986: 27 First births among women aged 30-34: 26% Number of children per family needed to maintain population in Canada…

Fresh.

News flash: There are rappers in town. They’re playing shows, they’re releasing albums, and they’re gaining a fan base. For the first time ever, you can feel a bit of momentum.   Lee Fitz and The Discounts are two very different rap acts releasing full…

Savage Love

Dan Savage is absofuckinlutely sure. I feel ridiculous e-mailing you about this, but I figure that if anyone has seen or heard of all manner of asshole behavior during sex, it would be you. I’m a 17-year-old girl, and I’ve only had one boyfriend—who was,…

Free Will Astrology

Like Frito-Lay, Rob Brezsny shoots for Ursae Majoris. Libra (September 23 – October 22) Please spend some time in the coming week meditating on the epic tale of your life journey. Why? Because it would be an excellent time for you to begin writing your…

Day 9: Murder Party (2007)

Art is murder Written & directed by Jeremy Saulnier. What type of horror movie is it? Gory dark comedy without the Raimi/Gordon/Jackson surrealism Chris (Chris Sharp) is planning to spend a quiet Halloween at home, eating candy corn, and watching some horror movies with his…