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Why do you like Ready Player One?

A few years ago I noticed that every bookseller I spoke to at Elliott Bay Book Company recommended Ready Player One, Ernest Cline’s novel about a kid who lives much of his life in a virtual world designed by a 1980s pop culture-obsessed game designer. 690 more words

Ready Player One

Casualty 'Five Days' ~ Episode Review

An emotional episode of Casualty, indeed! We had five daily snippets of Robyn’s (Amanda Henderson) world as her premature baby daughter fights for her life. Here are some key moments from yet another extraordinarily powerful instalment of my favourite medical drama: 452 more words


Casualty 'Life's For Living' ~ Episode Review

Casualty has really upped its game this series and their recent plot involving David’s (Jason Durr) Bipolar has been unsettling yet fantastic to engage in. The climax that the storyline reached in this week’s episode was extraordinary, here are a few highlights: 518 more words


TOP SAs in all of AIL YTD!

Top Supervising Agents Year-To-Date

#3 Matt Neish out of Calgary with $54,947 1st 6 Mo.

#13 Joseph Miller out of Tacoma with $40,883 1st 6 Mo. 26 more words

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Top SAs for February 2017!

Top Supervising Agents for the Month of February

#5 Joseph Miller out of Tacoma with $30,906 1st 6 Mo.

#6 Vincent Gravel-Michaud out of Winnipeg South with $29,267 1st 6 Mo. 8 more words

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Casualty 'The Good Samaritan' ~ Episode Review

Casualty continued to highlight the impact of David’s (Jason Durr) mental health on his job and in his life in general. The latest episode was quite harrowing to watch, yet extremely brilliantly done. 491 more words


Casualty 'Slipping Under' ~ Episode Review

This week’s Casualty took a slightly sinister turn as Connie (Amanda Mealing) came face to face with Steph (Tonicha Jeronimo) not once, but twice in one day! 587 more words