Look

Emily Thompson (18) “I’m actually going to a concert so I tried to make it a little bit fancy. I got my scarf in Spain, and my coat at the mall, actually…but I really like it. Oh, and my boots are from Gallery Shoes.” by…

DIY: Winterize your bike

Rob Sexton says a minor inconvenience like winter shouldn’t keep you from riding your bike. It’s almost time to put away your bike? Nonsense I say! You could just continue riding. There are many reasons to do so. I began winter riding about five years…

Holy Mountain

Directed by Alexandro Jodorowsky (1973) A Christ-like figure wakes up in rural Mexico with his pants full of urine and his face covered in flies. From here, he befriends a quadruple amputee. The two engage in drug use before making their way to downtown, where…

Fallout 3

Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 For those of us who’ve been waiting, we’ve been waiting for eight years. And after delays and cancellations, this sequel of sequels has come to tasty fruition. Any gamer worth their salt knows that Fallout is the cult classic…

News bites

We’ve been haved With black-headed grosbeaks tweeting behind him, and shafts of light shooting from the sky, Premier Williams announced November 3 that the Newfie joke was dead. Will we, as pundits predict, also lose our sense of humour? Maybe we’ll get it back next…

The index

  Amount Ontario will receive in equalization payments in the next fiscal year: $347 million   Amount Ontario has contributed to the equalization program over the past 50 years: roughly $100 billion   Percentage increase of charitable donations in Canada between 2005-2006: 8.3 Percentage decrease…

Savage Love

Sex and love columnist Dan Savage goes there. My boyfriend recently moved in with me—the first straight guy I’ve ever shared an apartment with. I’m very clean and take great pride in my apartment. However, since he moved in, I’ve tried to be mindful of…

Free Will Astrology

This is the week of the Upside-Down Rainbow, says Rob Brezsny. Scorpio (October 23 – November 21) “Many times in my life,” says philosopher Eckhardt Tolle, “it has been my experience that the most powerful starting point for any endeavor is not the question ‘What…