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An Alaskan politician has declared war on fetal alcohol syndrome—because women are irresponsible whores. This is the confusing message coming out of the mouth of Peter Kelly, a...
Licenced medical marijuana patients have been given a temporary reprieve by a federal judge. Today (March 21), Justice Michael D. Manson granted an injunction that exempts...
History buffs will get a rare glimpse into life in B.C. thanks to a $1.2 million donation from a local art collector. The Uno Langmann Family Collection of B.C. Photographs,...
Timed to coincide with this week's TED Conference, an unusual piece of artwork is floating over downtown Vancouver. Janet Echelman's Skies Painted with Unnumbered Sparks is a 745-...
The Nature Conservancy of Canada is serious about moose sex. And it's offering tax breaks if you choose to help. Launched in 2013, the Moose Sex Project aims to create a permanent...
In a sitdown interview with The National, Canadian comedian Martin Short had some serious thoughts about Toronto mayor Rob Ford and his recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live....
March 8 is International Women's Day, a celebration of women's achievements and a day wherein I reflect on how many hurdles women still face in society.   Last year I put together...
Did you know you can busk without a license in Vancouver?  (Okay, maybe you did, smarty pants. But I didn't.) You need a street entertainment permit to perform on most Vancouver's...
Bus lineups: we all hate them. Whether we're trying to load onto a vehicle or simply trying to use a crowded sidewalk, the unordered mass of people impatiently waiting for transit...
On February 26, B.C. actor Seth Rogen testified in front of the U.S. Senate's Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, which is currently holding a hearing...

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