Twenty years ago, the Coen Brothers brought forward a movie with quick comedy, and social commentary. The Big Lebowski quickly became a cult classic. Twelve years later, The Big Lebowski: A XXX Parody, provided fans with more of The Dude except with innuendos, nudity, and meta-commentary.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3AluKM6d6U Drums of death Archaic screamsThe guttural hammers of a caustic epiphany. Youthful indulgence, as droning cascades across incessant staticBlack waves caress industrial estate in mournful embrace Nocturnal smell of hashish thick and commonplace- Ski-mask hides ill formed intention as bass rumble and keyboard screechOrgasms of prudence: blank stares at onlookers, who in turn shake … Continue reading REDROOM: Dreaming in red
By Kateryna Didukh Where do you come from? A harmless question for many people, but with a potential to become slightly annoying and obnoxious when followed up with a more persistent “no, but where are you REALLY from?” – yet one that still holds so much power. Knowing your heritage and being connected to your … Continue reading Rebecca Pickard on reclaiming sexuality, kinship ties, and Métis heritage through visual art in Alberta
By Kateryna Didukh TW: rape It’s no secret that Hollywood is big on selling sex and the ideas of a perfect romance. Unfortunately, the Hollywood notion of romance became so closely intertwined with rape culture, it’s no longer possible to tell them apart. Sexual violence may be easy to separate from reality if you think … Continue reading How pop-culture continues to glorify rape culture in #MeToo era
By Jordan Garcia From an outside perspective, esports can be seen as a concoction of child's play and wannabe competition. But it is seen as a classic blend of high-end skill and sporting future, according to those who are immersed in the community. And to many, that is worth paying attention to. "I keep a … Continue reading ‘Finger on the pulse’: The culture of esports reporting
This a YouTube playlist of an esports series named THE • JORDANDY, which covers Canadians in the competitive scene of the video game: Overwatch. Enjoy!
By Jordan Garcia With esports leagues like The Overwatch League attempting to emulate traditional sports leagues to the highest extent, the question continues to rise: To what extent should critics be comparing esports to traditional sports? The argument can be made that the physical aspect of sports are what make the medium so unique, to … Continue reading Sports vs esports: Is there really an argument to be made?
By Christina Thompson Why don't you just go to therapy? Short answer, I'm poor. Also, the depression can't get you if you sleep...a lot. Now onto the real truth of the matter, many of us were taught to have unbreakable strength, phenomenal will, endurance as this has served generations before me in overcoming oppression, unfair … Continue reading Column: “Really?”
By Levi Gogerla It’s a hurtful term, but it’s probably an accurate one, at least in a cultural context. Generally, the term "content provider" would probably do when you try to describe the role of the journalist in the eyes of the 21st-century digital world. It seems to be implying in lamest terms that the … Continue reading Content provider: Death on the instalment plan
I've been collecting pictures of my favourite spots in Edmonton since I got my Fujifilm Instax camera five years ago. Whenever I truly feel down with the state of my life I grab my trusty camera and I head out on a photo adventure. It makes me look at this city that I love in … Continue reading Photo tour along the 53rd Parallel