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I'll Make A Good Gordon, Gordon...

What’s the most amazing thing you’ve ever found?

Impossible to say. You see, there’s something amazing every two or three weeks…

Tonight is the last night in the first house I ever owned. 344 more words

Binge Thinking

The Origins of One Red Phone Box

Local Hero is one of those movies that no one knows about.  It’s one of those movies that makes you want to forget that cell phones ever existed, makes you miss VHS tapes and return to some relaxed era when people still talked to each other, sometimes on a landline. 350 more words

Life In The Fast Lane

One For All

Forgive me a lapse into teeny-bopper crush mode.

BBC’s The Musketeers is coming back for a third season. All I have to say about that is…PORTHOS!!! 538 more words


LOCAL HERO: Penticton teen battles mental health issues, while helping others

PENTICTON – Grade 12 student Karsten Burton has made it his goal to help those with mental health problems.

That’s why Burton has worked hard for the last year and a half to open a peer-listening room at his high school in Penticton. 369 more words



This week, we are in Pennan for the blog.  Pennan is a small former fishing village which lies only 11.5 miles from Fraserburgh.  The village sits at the base of a north facing cliff and looks out to the sea.  335 more words

Out And About

LOCAL HERO: Very involved UBCO student tackles gender discrimination, homelessness

KELOWNA – While being a full-time management student at UBC Okanagan keeps Kelly Taverner busy as is, she devotes any time she’s not doing school work to a variety of causes. 417 more words


Introduction FX-3007

Photography is truth. The cinema is truth twenty-four times a second.

  • Jean-Luc Godard

Movies are about faking it. How well is up to you. 416 more words

David Puttnam