DIG IT | Tracing The Story Of The Forbidding Building At 300 Alexander Street In Railtown

DIG IT | Tracing The Story Of The Forbidding Building At 300 Alexander Street In Railtown

by Stevie Wilson | In its current derelict condition, the old property at 300 Alexander St. is not much more than a place to post bills and movie flyers. Like many other historic buildings in the area, its original purpose and…

TEA & TWO SLICES | On The Doomed Ideas Of Rich Kids And Getting Duped Out Of A Subway

TEA & TWO SLICES | On The Doomed Ideas Of Rich Kids And Getting Duped Out Of A Subway

by Sean Orr | Manufacturing consent: The tyranny of the talking point. “Public relations professionals outnumber journalists more than four to one in this country – and for good reason…” Chris Brown denied entry to Canada before Toronto, Montreal shows….

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 Threatening Malls And Horrible Ideas For Aboriginal Education

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Threatening Malls And Horrible Ideas For Aboriginal Education

by Sean Orr | You leave our fucking malls out of this! Al-Shabaab video urges attack on West Edmonton Mall. Yeah, but have you even seen that mall? It’s hideous! Oh god, did I just break Bill C-51 again? A…

YOU SHOULD KNOW | The Deeley Family’s Role In Our Love Affair With The Motorcycle

YOU SHOULD KNOW | The Deeley Family’s Role In Our Love Affair With The Motorcycle

by Stevie Wilson | Unless you’re an avid rider or collector, Vancouver’s homegrown connection to the world of motorcycles might come as a surprise. Our city’s storied past with the two-wheeled transport has been a point of pride for many riders…

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Anti-Mutant NIMBYs And The RCMP’s Love For Environmentalists

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Anti-Mutant NIMBYs And The RCMP’s Love For Environmentalists

by Sean Orr | Remember folks, it’s not terrorism when it’s a white supremacist doing it: Alleged Halifax mass shooting plot ‘not culturally based’ say police. They clearly didn’t check out the Tumblr page belonging to one of the suspects, which is…

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 Starving Translink CEOs & Thumbs Down For Throne Speeches

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Starving Translink CEOs & Thumbs Down For Throne Speeches

by Sean Orr | The Lottery… Doctor-assisted suicide: Who does the killing? Surely not just anybody! Surely there is some sort of medical professional involved and not just a random volunteer off the street! The fiasco of bill C-51. Ignore the sophomoric…

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #450 | Sheep Roam Freely Among Patrons At Korean Cafe

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #450 | Sheep Roam Freely Among Patrons At Korean Cafe

(via) This is a thing that you never thought would be a thing. Thanks Nature is a unique cafe in Soeul, South Korea that has free-roaming sheep milling around patrons tables and chairs. Your move, cats. MORE FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE

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 Main St. Slipperiness & The New Liberal MP Who Sucks At Tipping

TEA & TWO SLICES | On Main St. Slipperiness & The New Liberal MP Who Sucks At Tipping

by Sean Orr | Bush of the north! Poll results – Stephen Harper’s Canada: Better, worse or unchanged? I’m surprised this poll wasn’t included in the new anti-terror legislation. Best comment: “It’s official, Harper should get back to hiding in the closet…”…

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #449 | LAPD Officer Describes “Skid Row” Similar To DTES

FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE BRIEF #449 | LAPD Officer Describes “Skid Row” Similar To DTES

(via) In this StreetWiseLA video posted to YouTube yesterday, LAPD Officer Deon Joseph talks candidly about his take on the inner city’s infamous Skid Row, which mirrors Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside in that it has a high concentration of homeless people (1,000+), many of…

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