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Adventures in Food: Barnes' KC-Style Ribs

I love ribs– but really, what non-vegetarian doesn’t? I’m partial to the ribs from Kansas City, where I have family. Spicy, but sweet and sticky. 264 more words

Life

Gordon Downie thanks Bruce Allen for making the Tragically Hip famous

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MARCH 18, 1999

I’ve always been mightily impressed by the Tragically Hip’s live presentation. It didn’t matter which venue I’d see them in—whether it was the wee Railway Club or sprawling T-Bird Stadium, the classic Commodore or scenic Seabird Island—I always went away fully, completely satisfied. 552 more words

Vancouver

TEN HEAVY TUNES

Man, this vivid memory just came to mind. I was 6 or 7, give or take, and my dad was playing ‘Don’t Think Twice It’s Alright’ in our family room. 295 more words

The Magically Chip

Definitely in the running for most adorable mammal, not to mention sprightliest, these Eastern chipmunks (Tamias striatus) were full of peppy zip as they roamed around the path by the lake in Divine Park. 37 more words

Nature

Mercury Rev - Deserter's Songs (1998)

There was a funny/sadly accurate post on CBC this week, proclaiming 1999 as the worst year in music history.

Based on the list, it’s convincing! 227 more words

1990s

Play Wheat Kings!

I finished my last exam for school today and was rocking this song afterwards. I have this thing with local bands that play at bars. When I get drunk I start yelling at them to play Wheat Kings. 81 more words