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Trump’s shocking win not a media failure

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November 12th, 2016

Let’s get something straight. Donald Trump’s shocking election win was a failure of society, not the media.

How About That Weather, eh?

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January 22nd, 2013

Let me state the obvious: it’s cold outside. Really cold. I think it’s impacting us a little more this year because it’s been over 600 days since it was last this freaking cold. It’s that cold period where it doesn’t matter how long you idle your vehicle, you’ll still be taking a 15-minute zip across […]

The Death of Two Fisted Fridays

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January 3rd, 2013

As part of our alcohol standards assignment in Advertising 1 last semester, I chose to advertise Two Fisted Fridays at Gio’s Club & Bar. The assignment was to advertise a venue that makes most of its profit from alcohol sales while adhering to the laws set by the provincial and federal governments. I decided to […]

A desperate plea to Winnipeg Transit: replace the optical door sensors

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November 29th, 2012

This week I’ve been giddy to check Navigo, because it seems that instead of offering a completely random bus route and transfer every single morning, it is now optimizing the route suggestion. See, I live by Grant Park. The trusted 65 used to travel in front of the mall, right to the outside of Red […]

More homeowner woes

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November 16th, 2012

“These things come in threes,” they say. This latest cycle for me has just come full circle and this weekend will be met with a few more repairs before the last three crazy weeks of semester one deliver their wallop. So, the nice new hot water tank is installed and I’ve only managed to take […]

Without a paddle (or flashlight and sweater)

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September 10th, 2012

This past weekend I headed up to Silver Harbour in Arnes to help my dad winterize his boat, which basically just included driving the boat to Gimli to fill one tank and empty the other. I’m not licensed to operate a watercraft, but I don’t know how appealing it is to me anyways. I mean, […]