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.
"There's not much left of the original Little Ginza other than a 50-year old Japanese steakhouse..."
"Most of my younger friends think racism towards Chinese people is a new thing in BC. Then I tell them about the Head Tax..."
"I don't think the Dragonslayer will ever have to pay for a drink in Vancouver for the rest of his life, and for good reason..."
"The Bridge Scrotum is great, but I'm not surprised some think its tasteless seeing how it's located where desperate people might seek shelter..."
"Think how much it must have sucked to come home from fighting World War I to find your favourite bar had closed because of Prohibition..."
"I thought the Asiatic Exclusion League was unrepeatable history until I started reading the comments below local real estate news stories..."
"I know it sounds a little dirty, but if you come with me to my car I will buckle you up and show you the Dutch Reach..."