Monthly Archives: November 2006

Cat Lady!

You are Strength Courage, strength, fortitude. Power not arrested in the act of judgement, but passing on to further action, sometimes obstinacy. This is a card of courage and energy. It represents both the Lion’s hot, roaring energy, and the … Continue reading

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Choke Hold

Finally, I read it. And it’s good. Lots of familiar stuff here. You know, these Alberta boys who are smart and well-educated but still drink too much and find elaborate excuses to avoid dealing with emotional stuff so they end … Continue reading

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Andrea House

Last night it was too cold to go out, seriously. But we went to see a rare Andrea House concert, at Acquired Tastes Tea Co across the street from the MEC. It was a fundraiser for her project, Acupucture Works … Continue reading

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What? Again?

Over the summer, there was a terrible car crash in front of my house, remember? The cab that drove very fast the wrong way down the street and mowed down acouple of street signs and several trees. It happened again! … Continue reading

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A Number

Amy DeFelice directing her dad, playing a dad who has cloned his son. It’s a swift, energetic play by Caryl Churchill, in which they all have done a tremendously good job. James De Felice and Patrick Howarth are convincing as … Continue reading

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Riding With Rilke

Instead of reading my assigned book to review, I spent the weekend finishing Ted Bishop’s Riding With Rilke. It’s been on my reading list for ages, but I never got around to it. And then, in the past little while, … Continue reading

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The Ex-Mrs.Federline!

Thank effing christ. Britney Spears has decided to divorce the freeloading no-talent and get on with her life. That man made her : a) skanky (hotel balcony blowjobs? reality TV series?) b) waste her time (no new music in YEARS) … Continue reading

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Don Giovanni

Just so you know that my weekend wasn’t wasted on ’80s crap Sci Fi, I also went to the opera on Saturday. So there. It was lavish, as expected. The set was B.I.G., semi-classical but with industrial touches like the … Continue reading

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Krull

Krull was on TV tonight. Tell me if I’m right– was that Steve Coogan as the little shape-shifting elf-man? It sure looked like him. Liam Neeson is in Krull for sure. Please make a note of it. buy cialis ukwhat … Continue reading

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Borat

I was excited when I first saw the trailer for the movie in the summer. Then it premiered at Toronto, then the hype started to roll, then I got a little Borat-weary. But then the reviews started coming out, tickets … Continue reading

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