TEA & TWO SLICES | On The Coming Rig Pig Invasion And Ending Homelessness In Canada

TEA & TWO SLICES | On The Coming Rig Pig Invasion And Ending Homelessness In Canada

by Sean Orr | This city will drive you crazy: 2014 saw Vancouver hospitals hit a six-year high for emergency mental-health visits. “Compared to police in other jurisdictions, he said, the Vancouver Police Department has proven reluctant to push for

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Chip Wilson’s Huge Dock & Protecting The Invention Of Gastown

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Chip Wilson’s Huge Dock & Protecting The Invention Of Gastown

by Sean Orr | Cut and run: Bank of Canada shocks market with rate cut. “It’s really like there are two economies. One economy is actually growing pretty well and is showing great promise and the other one is taking

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 an emphasis on the city’s independent spirit to foster

DIG IT | On East Hastings’ Bizarre, Military-Style Historical Oddities, “The Three Halfies”

DIG IT | On East Hastings’ Bizarre, Military-Style Historical Oddities, “The Three Halfies”

by Stevie Wilson | You might not suspect it at first glance, but the three military-style Quonset huts along East Hastings near Commercial Drive are neat little historical landmarks. They’re known as “The Three Halfies”, thanks to their unique half-cylindrical

TEA & TWO SLICES | On The Hottest Year On Record And Hipsters With Craft Beer Bellies

TEA & TWO SLICES | On The Hottest Year On Record And Hipsters With Craft Beer Bellies

by Sean Orr | Biggest denial on record: Harper government reacts to NASA’s “hottest year on record” statement. Wherein Leona Aglukkaq does her best Roseanne impression. Actually I’d take Roseanne over Aglukkaq any day. “We will continue to take action

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Cutthroat Psychos And Extremists Making Fat Alberta Oil Money

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Cutthroat Psychos And Extremists Making Fat Alberta Oil Money

  by Sean Orr | There’s something incredibly poetic about this: Extremists make quick cash in Alberta’s oilsands before joining ISIS. “So yes, you can make a whole bunch of money in a very short period of time if that’s

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 an emphasis on the city’s independent spirit to foster

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Finding The Next Bin Laden & Photoshopping Bieber’s Willy Pouch

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Finding The Next Bin Laden & Photoshopping Bieber’s Willy Pouch

by Sean Orr | New anti-terror laws coming as jihadis ‘declare war,’ Harper says. Well yeah, that’s what a jihad is. They told us this a long time ago, Stephen. But who declared war first? How effective are anti-terrorism laws?

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #448 | Where The Ganges Comes Down From The Mountains

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #448 | Where The Ganges Comes Down From The Mountains

Filmmaker Brandon Li’s new short Gateway To The Ganges depicts daily life in the Indian holy cities of Rishikesh, Haridwar, and Devprayag… This region lies in the foothills of the Himalayas where the Ganges River descends from the mountains. I

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Not Paying For The Bus Or Giving A Shit About Gregor’s Love Life

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Not Paying For The Bus Or Giving A Shit About Gregor’s Love Life

by Sean Orr | In 2013 TransLink recorded 2.76 million bus riders taking trips for free. “The Taxpayers Federation of B.C. is using these figures to bolster its new ‘No TransLink Tax’ campaign..” Huh? So you don’t want to replace

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #447 | Bill Gates Drinks Water Made From Human Feces

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #447 | Bill Gates Drinks Water Made From Human Feces

(via) The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Janicki Bioenergy have developed a machine – the Janicki Omniprocessor – that can turn up to 92.3 cubic meters of human waste into up to 86,000 litres of clean drinking water per

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 an emphasis on the city’s independent spirit to foster

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