Following a nationwide casting tour that started in Vancouver in January, the Bachelor Canada season two has found 24 single women who will vie for the bachelor’s love on CityTV this fall. In a new twist to the reality series, however, Canadians have a chance to vote on this season’s 25th contestant.
If you've got all of the books in the Fifty Shades trilogy on your nightstand, this event is for you.
E.L. James, the author of the bestselling Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, and Fifty Shades Freed, is set to do a book signing event in Vancouver.
The event will take place on February 16 at 2 p.m. inside Chapters (788 Robson Street) in the downtown core.
Here's the details from Chapters:
Ever heard or even said that being a sex object is empowering for women?
Politics professor Caroline Heldman is asking you to seriously reconsider that notion with her whip-smart TEDxYouth San Diego talk.
Heldman astutely unravels the commonly accepted ideology that sex sells.
She points out that it's not actually sex that's being sold—because, as she states, if that was it, we would see men depicted as sex objects as frequently as we see women depicted as such, including in both men's and women's magazines.
The Bachelor Canada has been renewed for a second season, and producers are hoping to select 25 eligible bachelorettes during a six-city casting tour across Canada.
The tour kicks off in Vancouver on Saturday (January 25) between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. at the Opus Hotel (322 Davie Street), and will continue onto Calgary on January 28, Winnipeg on January 30, Toronto on February 1, Montreal on February 2, and Halifax on February 3.
Her first name is Liz, and she had to go to hospital when her orgasm wouldn't stop.
It sounds ridiculous, but that's the claim of the new TLC show Sex Sent Me to the ER.
One hour into the experience, the Seattle woman began hopping up and down. But it wasn't enough.
Then she drank wine to "try and calm down my system". But it still didn't work.
Her partner Eric eventually took her in for treatment.
Beat that, Maury Povich!
A researcher and writer known as the Naked Anthropologist, Laura Agustin, is a long-time critic of what she calls the "rescue industry".
In an interview with the Georgia Straight in 2011, she maintained that nongovernmental organizations trying to "save" women in the sex trade don't spend nearly enough attention on what these rescued souls will do after their income has been cut off.
Agustin pointed out at the time that prior to the rise of the European bourgeoisie, sex workers were not considered "victims".
Unfortunately, condoms won't protect you from a shark attack, the Death Star, or Daleks. This probably explains why my latex-based sonic screwdriver never really got off the ground.
So it shouldn't come as a huge surprise that the group decided to interrupt Christmas mass somewhere in the world with another topless protest.
It took place this year at the main cathedral in Cologne, Germany.
A woman identified only as "Josephine" was arrested
Organized by Navy Pier and event-design firm Ivan Carlson, the reportedly kid-friendly celebration featured 95 trees decorated with themes like Disney characters, monochromatic-colour schemes, well-known modern artists like Jackson Pollack and Roy Lichtenstein, and toys and puzzles.
Paulina Gretzky continues carving out an identity separate from that of her father Wayne, one of Canada's greatest hockey stars.
The latest manifestation of Paulina's process of individuation is on display on the new cover of Maxim.
Last year, she talked about getting serious about a musical career after titillating her hordes of Twitter followers with her provocative photos.
According to Jungian theorists, individuation is the process of bringing out one's true personality from the conscious and unconscious. It's sometimes defined as discovering one's true Self.