VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #286 | It Had ‘Rage Rooms’ For Venting Stress & Angst

VANCOUVER WOULD BE COOLER IF #286 | It Had ‘Rage Rooms’ For Venting Stress & Angst

The point of VWBCI is to open local minds to outside practices, concepts, and ideas that might stand to improve our greater civic situation in a parallel universe where coolness was valued more than practicality and funds spent on public works of art were raised by way of a special NIMBY tax levied against rich, self-absorbed assholes. ———————————————— (via) Let's say you get home today (from one of your two jobs) to discover a note from your landlord… more 

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Ghost Sign

VANCOUVER LEXICON | Graphic Remnants Of Old Ads Found In Demolitions, Redevelopment

Ghost Sign | Artifact in situ | Born of 19th century commercialism and often lost through redevelopment, a ghost sign is the often faded remnant of an old… more 

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Thawing Precious Little Snowflakes And Sycophantic Charades

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Thawing Precious Little Snowflakes And Sycophantic Charades

by Sean Orr | Get ready to hear the word 'troll' every single day for the next 3 weeks: B.C. Liberals trolling NDP campaign stops with so-called 'truth truck'… more 

SMOKE BREAK #1202 | Short Film Shows 100 Different Ways To Smoke Weed, Because 4/20

SMOKE BREAK #1202 | Short Film Shows 100 Different Ways To Smoke Weed, Because 4/20

(via) This short film from CUT is pretty self explanatory. We advocate for none of the behaviour within, save perhaps for that badass kazoo action. "In honor… more 

SCOUT LIST | Ten Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now And Next Week

SCOUT LIST | Ten Things That You Should Absolutely Do Between Now And Next Week

by Michelle Sproule | The main objective of this website is to scout out and promote the things that make Vancouver such a sweet place to be. We do this with… more 

DINER | Chef Robert Belcham Set To Launch His Monarch Burger Concept At The American

DINER | Chef Robert Belcham Set To Launch His Monarch Burger Concept At The American

by Andrew Morrison | If you're down with eating good burgers in Vancouver it's very likely that you've heard of Robert Belcham's famed 'Dirty Burger', which is served nightly at Campagnolo Upstairs on Main Street. It regularly tops "Best Burger" polls (serious ones) and even comes with its own secret add-on menu, which Scout contributor Ken Tsui thoroughly detailed here. Anyway, for a while now Belcham has tinkered with a new concept that is anchored by his love of burgers, and he… more 

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Being Terrified Of Unicorn Fraps & The Politics Of Southern BBQ

INTELLIGENCE BRIEFS | On Being Terrified Of Unicorn Fraps & The Politics Of Southern BBQ

by Talia Kleinplatz | Vancouver’s Bauhaus has been named one of the top six restaurants to visit in Canada by the Discovery Series through the World’s 50… more 

DINER | A Look Inside The Fairmont Pacific Rim’s Highly Anticipated Botanist Restaurant

DINER | A Look Inside The Fairmont Pacific Rim’s Highly Anticipated Botanist Restaurant

by Andrew Morrison | A couple of afternoons ago I was able to slip into the hive of activity that was the almost finished Botanist restaurant in the Fairmont… more 

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE | On The Summertime Grigio Brightness Of La Stella’s 2016 ‘Vivace’

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE | On The Summertime Grigio Brightness Of La Stella’s 2016 ‘Vivace’

by Treve Ring | Though LaStella winemaker Severine Pinte studied and worked extensively in France and abroad before joining this lauded Okanagan family (that… more 

HEADS UP | Put Up Your Dukes! 2017 ‘Aprons For Gloves’ Boxing Tryouts Set For April 22/23

HEADS UP | Put Up Your Dukes! 2017 ‘Aprons For Gloves’ Boxing Tryouts Set For April 22/23

From the inbox today comes details on the imminent Aprons For Gloves tryouts. Get ready to put up your dukes! On April 22 and 23 Aprons for Gloves Boxing… more 

GOODS | Major Garage Sale Now Underway At ‘Knifewear’ On Main St. — Runs Until April 30

GOODS | Major Garage Sale Now Underway At ‘Knifewear’ On Main St. — Runs Until April 30

the GOODS from Knifewear Vancouver, BC | From April 24 to 30 Knifewear’s week long garage sale is your opportunity to pick up prototypes, budget knives, one-of-a-kind knives and other unique knives handmade in Japan. Twice a year Kevin Kent, CEO and owner of Knifewear, travels to Japan on a buying frenzy. He buys up blacksmith’s experiments, knives from apprentice blacksmiths, prototypes, one-of-a-kind knives and other cool things that he finds entertaining. These items, along… more 

GOODS | ‘gravitypope’ Set To Host First Outlet Sale Of 2017 At 24 W. 7th Ave, Apr. 27 To May 1

GOODS | ‘gravitypope’ Set To Host First Outlet Sale Of 2017 At 24 W. 7th Ave, Apr. 27 To May 1

The GOODS from gravitypope Vancouver, BC | With spring finally here, gravitypope is hosting their first Outlet Sale of 2017, April 27 until May 1. With new… more 

GOODS | Chefs Jefferson Alvarez & Jeff Van Geest Join Forces For May 5 ‘Miradoro’ Feast

GOODS | Chefs Jefferson Alvarez & Jeff Van Geest Join Forces For May 5 ‘Miradoro’ Feast

The GOODS from Miradoro Oliver, BC | Miradoro at Tinhorn Creek, awarded Best Winery Restaurant in the recent 2017 Golden Plates Awards, is gearing up for an… more 

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