Welcome to the Vancouver Lexicon. Its purpose is to pin down the patois of the City of Vancouver by recording its toponyms, nicknames, slang terms, personalities, places, and other Van-centric things.
"I wonder what will happen when the viaducts come down and Produce Row sees its traffic increased by a billion percent..."
"When I was a kid I thought the Chevron Barge was full of cigarettes because my Mom bought smokes at our corner Chevron..."
"Woah, mine is so much spicier than yours! I hope the cook doesn't white-person your whole dinner. I'll tell the waiter you can take it..."
"Don't you think the Green Men should be paid to be at the games...like as much or even more than the zamboni guy?"
"No dude. 16th and Blenheim isn't Kitsilano. That's like the diaper of Dunbar. You gotta be northafourth..."
“Considering the number of candidates running for Mayor in this election, I wouldn’t be surprised if Mr. Peanut threw his hat into the ring too.”
"We biked and hiked our way into a secret backcountry camping spot with an amazing lake view up in Pemberdise last weekend..."