World Class City

worldclass

World Class City | Idea | A goal to be achieved by incessant boosterism (Expo, 2010 Olympics, etc) or to derisively mock our attempts to become one. A symptom of Vancouver’s painful self-awareness.

Usage: “The Skytrain closes at 1am? WTF, World Class City…”explore-the-lexicon

 

There are 0 comments

Legendary Restaurant Industry Hang-Out Closes After 24 Years

"If ever a moment of silence was deservedly observed in the restaurant world, it was when Gyoza King closed..."

The Iconic Structure at East 6th Avenue and Clark Drive

"My uncle rocked a hand-drawn East Van Cross on his t-shirt back in 1972."

Breathtaking BC Journeys Some Love, Others Hate

"Hi Mom. I made the ferry just in time but it's a milk run so it's probably best that you start dinner without me."

How Vancouverites Used to Drink When It Really Was a No Fun City

‘If you think Vancouver is a restrictive bummer now, you should be glad you weren't trying to have fun in the bottle club era!”