Interrobang issue for Monday, March 10th, 2008
Success in the US does not define Finger Eleven
It seems that for so many Canadian bands, their popularity here has depended on success attained in the US. Bands like The Arcade Fire and to some extent, Nickelback come to mind. But for Finger Eleven, Canada has always been a stronghold of support... Read more
So you want to be in a rock band?: Indie vs. major labels
It is possible for musicians, without representation to both license and write songs for various purchasers, but as Simon Wilcox, a highly successful songwriter for EMI Music Publishing notes, signing a deal with representation helped her enormously.... Read more
Musical Ramblings: White Zombie disc made classic
I have to be honest: I haven't purchased many 2008 CDs this year. There haven't been too many releases from bands I'm familiar with (the new Heaven Shall Burn will be picked up soon) or bands that have releases that have come out in the l... Read more
Film offers new Vantage Point on action
Vantage Point With a novel approach to formatting an action movie, Vantage Point kept the audience at the edge of their seats, while delivering explosive action scenes. The story follows eight strangers, all with different points of view of a horr... Read more
Cinema Connoisseur: Spy Kids 3-D is A-1
Spykids 3:D (2003) Director Robert Rodriguez has been one of the most acclaimed directors over the better part of the last two decades. Audiences and critics alike have praised his visceral approach to filmmaking, showcased in films such as Sin Ci... Read more
Bits and Bytes: Make old new again
It's round two of my mini reviews of games that I've been playing on the Wii's Virtual Console. Last week, I looked at Ninja Gaiden 3 and The Adventures of Lolo. This week brings even more goodness!
Badminton duo win bronze at Nationals
The badminton mixed-doubles pair of Nathaniel Allard and Sarah Fuller, pictured left, returned from the CCAA Nationals with a bronze medal apiece to add to Fanshawe's recent athletic successes.
Fun and Fitness: Spartan's a nutritional powerhouse
Looking for the best nutrition supplement store in town? Look no further. A quick boot downtown to Oxford and Richmond will get you exactly where you want to be - Spartan Nutrition. The recognizable green and white shop has served many for years. I... Read more
Motoring: Highlander falls short for Toyota
Last year, Toyota became the largest manufacturers of cars in the world. It finally dethroned GM from for the title. So you would imagine that a company that builds and sells as many cars as Toyota does, it would know a thing or two about making goo... Read more
The Spider remains on top at UFC 82
Columbus Ohio was the centre of the MMA universe on March 1 as the Nationwide Arena played host to UFC 82, Pride of a Champion.
J-Lo ponies up big cash for her children
After recently giving birth to a set of twins, superstar diva Jennifer Lopez has gone on an elaborate shopping spree that has made her children the envy of every other newborn on the block from which Jenny is from. Max and Emme, the offspring of Jen... Read more