Interrobang issue for Monday, January 12th, 2009
Western’s washrooms go gender neutral
The University of Western Ontario intends to open 10 gender-neutral washroom facilities on campus for the transgendered community at the post-secondary institution. “The trans community is a small community; however that does not mean that it is for... Read more
Hockey trumps politics, war, in Canada
Yay, Canada won world junior gold for the fifth straight year on January 5th. A record four million people watched the game. Hell, even Prime Minister Harper took time off to watch our Canadian boys stomp those corner-shy Swedes. Grit, speed, goalt... Read more
Is there too much to change for Obama?
Newspapers and websites are awash with articles about the expectation of change that U.S. President-elect Barack Obama has raised. His slogans, “Change We Need,” and “Yes We Can,” have been instrumental. But how much can realistically change?
Choosing sides in the activist community
Last month I attended a pro-coalition rally to see why so many people in the activist community had put so much effort into propping the Liberals into power. The only response I got was that it was the lesser of two evils. But how much less evil is t... Read more
Musical Ramblings: Clutch puts out new disc, DVD
Clutch Full Fathom Five If there’s one certain thing in life, it’s this: when you buy any Clutch release, you’ll definitely get your money’s worth...and be rocked at the same time. This release is (I’m sure) Clutch’s fourth live release, and alth... Read more
So you wanna be in a rock band?: The power of the ticket
The industry’s growing power, in the arena of booking, has major consequences for the indie musician. However, the effects of this latest attempt at monopoly do not just end there. Because booking agencies are able to limit and dictate the kinds o... Read more
Around the Ring: Waiting for HBK to snap
Wow! So much has happened in the WWE since our “break,” so here’s a recap of some major angles and then a quick look at the upcoming TNA PPV! - Jeff Hardy finally did it! He became WWE champion! I was so happy when I saw this go down on the PPV in D... Read more
New generation of fighters ready to rule
With two titles changing hands at the UFC’s year-end show it sets up many interesting match ups for 2009 and it really signifies the changing of the guard in the UFC. Looking back at the beginning of 2008 at the title holders and who they are now si... Read more
Fun and Fitness: Program design helps achieve goals
A service offered at many fitness facilities is an initial program design. Typically the way it works is that once you sign up as a brand new member, you are entitled to a program design which allows you and a personal trainer to work together in dev... Read more
The Vitals Name: Mathew Westman Sport: Varsity Volleyball Age: 20 Field of study: Construction Engineering Favourite thing about Volleyball? Having a team. It’s a team sport. Special talents? Any physical activity.