Björk from Ork

She’s a bit wacky, a bit odd, and can sound like a scalded cat but Björk is anything but dull. I find her public persona a bit annoying and far too artsy-fartsy for my tastes but appreciate her talent and eclectic music sense. She’s innovative and usually comes up with something that sounds little or […]

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360 degrees of rioting

The recent riot spectacle in downtown Vancouver was the most watched event in our city’s history. Well, other than the Olympics of course. More people were snapping photographs and video on smartphones and digital video recorders than I can remember at any public event and it’s served us well by identifying the goons responsible. A […]

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Who gets the deal?

I’ve tried a number of the daily deal services available on the Internet and even installed the Groupon iPhone app but have decided it’s not for me. And it may not be suitable for customers or the participating businesses either. It seems there’s very little transparency in this fledgling but over-crowded business and the only […]

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