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cartoon life: #retromatic Rocco lives in New York

Posted August 1, 2014 by dougrogers

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888,246 Ceramic Poppies Will Fill The Moat At The Tower Of London

Posted August 1, 2014 by Anonymous

The Tower of London will mark the 100-year anniversary of the First World War with an installation created by ceramic artist Paul Cummins. The Tower’s famous dry moat is being slowly filled with red poppies — each representing a British or Colonial fatality during the war.

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Behold These Incredible Works Of Architecture Made Out Of Living Trees

Posted August 1, 2014 by Vincze Miklós

Now these are the ultimate tree houses. Living trees are guided into the shapes of towers, cathedrals, and pavilions, creating wooden structures that continue to grow and bud and bloom.Read more…

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Lara Kramer on the performance ‘Native Girl Syndrome,’ dance, addiction, and residential schools

Posted July 31, 2014 by Anonymous
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Lara Kramer is the artistic director and choreographer of Lara Kramer Danse, based in Montreal. She received her BFA in Contemporary Dance at Concordia University, Montreal, in 2008.

Kramer is a First Nation dancer and choreographer whose work is intimately linked to memory and her Aboriginal roots. Working with strong visuals and narrative, Kramer’s work pushes the strength and fragility of the human spirit. Her work is political and potent, often examining political issues surrounding Canada and First Nations Peoples. Kramer has been recognized as a Human Rights Advocate through the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.

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@ContactPhoto at Berczy Park

Posted July 16, 2014 by James Hamilton

‘Looking Through Outside’ from the Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival’s public installation in the park has a photo of a tiny bird seen from a windowpane. Several other pieces are spread around the green space so you can enjoy the green tables and…

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The Robocop Remake Skips its Elysium Class Warfare Moment

Posted June 17, 2014 by Stephen Elliott-Buckley

Don’t bother with the Robocop remake. The original–campy, sensationalized, mildly intolerable–still succeeds in one key element: examining class warfare. You’d think that in an era of post-2008, the 1% being called out as contemptuous greed-mongerers and the Occupy Movement, that a Robocop remake would examine in a contemporary frame, the class divide that reflected Detroit […]

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Man stunned, but doesn’t go down!

Posted June 16, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Nova Scotia Report: A 48-year-old Halifax man will appear in court to face charges today after police first used a stun gun on the suspect …, and then tackled him during an arrest. Staff Sgt. Reid McCoombs says Halifax police responded to a call on Sunday evening alleging the suspect was threatening to shoot another […]

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Dana.io: Inspired Crowdfunding

Posted June 13, 2014 by Tanya McGinnity

I’m a super-big fan of crowdfunding and have backed many projects close to my heart on both Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Everything from films (my personal weakness), graphic novels, video games and more has first piqued my interest and then gained my support for its production. Honestly I can’t think of a better way to ensure […]

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Gun Size Tied to Dick Size?

Posted June 8, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Well, folks, we finally did it! The Perspective Research Department, along with the Naked News staff, have finally found a direct correlation between guns and dick size! After years of study and conjecture, we began to realize that men in the NRA had a unusual, and unhealthy fascination ………, no, let’s make that OBSESSION, with […]

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Matt James Photography

Posted May 21, 2013 by davids

An display of antique photographs enhanced by Matt James is showing at the Nanaimo Museum.

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Catharsis comes to gaming

Posted April 21, 2013 by Darren

I’ve been playing video games for 28 years, and I’ve been finishing games for about 25 (those first few Infocom games proved too tricksy for my…

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