Feb 29th, 2008
We Should Pray for the Rich to get Richer (Bar Stool Economics)
We Should Pray for the Rich to get Richer (Bar Stool Economics) by Charles Adler March 12, 2009 Source: CJOB 68: Manitoba's Information Superstation It's been a tough year for the richest people in the world. That's a line right out of a magazine...
(by Ron in Regina)
YouTube - PASSCHENDAELE MOVIE TRAILER - NEW Has anybody seen this yet? I've heard it was well done but a little too much like Pearl Harbor, strong on love story and weak on history. I'm trying to rent a copy but since I live in the sticks it's...
Please Call Me Dirty Oil
Please Call Me Dirty Oil by Charles Adler Feb 27, 2009 CJOB 68: Manitoba's Information Superstation "Now there are some in your country and some in Canada who feel Canada's Oil Sands is Dirty Oil because of the extraction process. What do you...
(by Ron in Regina)
The BBC unveils Matt Smith as the 11th Doctor Who
The BBC revealed yesterday that Matt Smith is the new Doctor Who. He will be the 11th Doctor Who - and the youngest actor to play him. So Matt is now the fourth most important man in England, after the Prime Minister, the Chancellor of the...
Feb 23rd, 2009 by Cliffy
Recession Relaxation - No Cost Fun
How to enjoy the recession with a little imagination YouTube - Russian Roulette with a knife Have you any tips to relieve Depression depression?
Politics Explained (finally!)
Politics Explained (finally!) FEUDALISM: You have two cows. Your lord takes some of the milk. PURE SOCIALISM: You have two cows. The government takes them and puts them in a barn with everyone else's cows. You have to take care of all of...
(by Scott Free)
Good for a laugh
(Or at least I thought it was good for a laugh). I actually paid attention to BCTV's version of the news today for the first time in weeks. When did they start making the cymbal sound between news articles? At first I thought I was hearing things but...
(by L Gilbert)
Feb 16th, 2009 by Said1
Chris McCandles- Into the Wilde
I have not seen the movie and no nothing about this guy, other than what was written here. As you may already know, interesting story, crazy kid! Continued here: Into The Wild - The Story of Chris McCandless by Jon Krakauer | Outside Online ...
Man who brought Midsomer Murders to our screens reveals its secrets
In every way, Midsomer is just the typical pretty English village - it has its ancient pub that has been serving the locals for centuries, complete with 19th century photos of the local cricket team; a church; a cricket pitch where villagers can while...
Feb 12th, 2009 by Andem
Did anyone watch Lost S05E05?
This has got to be one of the best episodes of Lost I've seen and 'Ginger'/'Red' mentioned something I've been pondering for a long time: This is death. What originally got me to thinking about this was when Locke's father said to Sawyer "It's a little...
Song Smith Videos
Song Smith Videos: Microsoft has done it again with Songsmith and there are some really funny (and awful) remakes on YouTube.com of famous songs. You just feed the singing into the computer and Songsmith picks the music and beat that should go along...
(by Scott Free)
Feb 5th, 2009 by Praxius
Who are your Top 3 Simpson's Characters:
Mr. Burns has to make it to my #3 position for being so out dated with the times, feeble and weak, yet compensates with his authority and position as the owner of the Nuclear power plant....
Jan 30th, 2009 by arob
ZOS Canadian tv show website has evil web game
ZOS, or Zone of Separation is an eight part TV show which airs Monday nights at 10 PM EST on The Movie Network (TMN), Movie Central. The show details the troubles had by Canadian peacekeepers in the Balkins in the 1990s. ...
Jill Barber, My New Found Favourite Artist!!
I have been swept up by Jill Barber's debut album "Chances". I have always been a fan of folk music, and she fits right in. Jill's music is also sultry and classical. Many songs include a full orchestra!! It is pleasure to the ears!! Personally...
Condolences for John Travolta y Family.
My thoughts are with you during this somber time. I have always loved your acting, and respected you as you are a real family man.:smile:
Jan 1st, 2009 by mabudon
a STUPID 2 minute long thing we came up with today while watching some Steve Irwin clips, the Crapodile Hunter PS I am under NO illusions that it is an awesome piece of cinema but it IS kinda funny- oh and it's chinese pickled radish as the "stand-in"
Crooked House: Christmas is a time for scaring
The League of Gentlemen's Mark Gatiss stars in, and has written, the BBC's new Crooked House, a series of three spooky episodes that will put a chill up anybody's spine this Christmas. The three episodes, shown over the Christmas period, depict a...
Dec 10th, 2008 by Lester
Rest in puss: Bagpuss and Ivor the Engine creator dies aged 83
If you were a kid in the Fifties and Sixties, the chances are you would have watched TV shows such as Bagpuss, The Clangers, Ivor The Engine and Noggin the Nog. All these were the creations of British animator, writer and puppeteer Oliver Postgate,...
Jeremy Fisher touring Canada in 2009!
One of my favourite Canadian artists, Jeremy Fisher is going on tour in 2009 and I can't wait!! He's starting off in Vancouver on January 24th and going straight across Canada! I really love his folky sound, it always picks me up! Definitely check him...
Human remains deemed too much for Hamlet audiences to handle
The Royal Shakespeare Company in Britain use a real human skull in their production of Hamlet. This is not as offensive as it sounds because the skull belonged to a Polish pianist who fled to Britain to escape the Nazis and wanted it to be used for...
Best Star Wars Parody
This is a must watch for all you star wars fans out there. Watch it and you wont regret it. YouTube - The Emperor Gets a Job - Star Wars
Dec 1st, 2008 by scratch
High School Musical: Ice Show
I have to hand it to Disney..they sure know how to take the wallet out of a person's back pocket. My wife and I took our daughter to this show at the Vancouver Pacific Coliseum. Though the show was reasonable, the cost of attending a Walt Disney...
WOW!! im so excited i had to share! haha i hear stevie salas is coming to town..if u havent heard of him yet u definately should...hes an amazing guitarist and has played alongside huge names like mick jagger, rod stewart and is the music director for...
SID reality show
hi all im not sure if too many people have heard of the show but if youre into bikers and crazy stunts def get the first season dvd which is coming out on dec 9th and check out SID's cycle show!! or you can check out his website to find out more about...
Nov 23rd, 2008 by scratch
Most jokes are meant to draw a smile or laugh from the listener. But some jokes carry the seeds of wisdom. What's the single most stunning joke that shocked you into thinking more seriously about something you hadn't thought about previously? If the joke...
Nov 22nd, 2008 by arob
Death Note II only at Empire Theatres Dec 3rd
Arguably the most successful Japanese Manga series of all time, the second movie, Death Note II: The Last Name is finally playing on big screens in Canada, but only Empire Theatres and only Dec 3rd. ...
So You Think You Can Dance - TOUR!
Anyone else nuts about SYTYCD??? I'm so excited for the Canadian Tour! Can't wait to see these talented dancers in person!!! Check out the dates!!! Jan 30- Vancouver, BC at GM Place Jan 31- Kelowna, BC at prospera place Feb 2- Edmonton , AB at...
Jackson sued over record contract
Michael Jackson stayed in Bahrain three years ago BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Jackson sued over record contract Jeez, why don't they try and get a few million from OJ while...
The Duhks in Calgary!
My new faves The Duhks are coming to Calgary and I just wanted to spread the word! They're playing The Gateway Bar at the SAIT campus on November 20th! If you're in the area you should come out! The Duhks are this really cool roots rock, folk...
Toronto events - Sopranos!!!
Hey all Soprano fans! i just found out and wanted to spread the word that 2 stars from the show will be at hmv - 333 yonge street tomorrow night for an interview and to sign autographys/items for fans! it will start at around 6:30 and if you buy dvds from...
Preferred Horror Films: Gore or Psychological
Saw 5 is out and I was wondering if most prefer these gorefests to the other type of horror movie: i.e. Blair Witch Project. Me: that's the sort of film that I enjoy, as my imagination conjurs up unknown and unseen terrorsThe only other film that really...
MONEY (my thoughts on such a thing)
MONEY Money ........ It can buy a house But not a home It can buy a bed But not sleep It can buy a clock But not time It can buy a book But not knowledge