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Saturday Night Music

Here are the bands that I went to go see on Saturday night at Pub340 for St. Paddy’s Day Drunkfest (no joke, that’s what the show was called). Opening was Love for Money; this was the first time I heard… Continue Reading →

Almost time to roll out the Red Carpet…

The 81st Annual Academy Awards are just around the corner (this Sunday, February 22) and I’m gearing up to put in my votes! Every year, with my friends Nigel and Deepinder, we cast our votes for who will win the… Continue Reading →

The Phantom of the Opera in London, England

The stage play was absolutely amazing! It was at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London, which was a small, intimate theatre with 2 balconies and the floor. Our seats were fantastic; we were on the floor, row F, dead centre. The… Continue Reading →

Shuffle Away

Instructions: 1. Put Your iTunes, Windows Media Player, Winamp, etc on shuffle. 2. For each question, press the next button to get your answer. 3. YOU MUST WRITE THAT SONG NAME DOWN NO MATTER HOW SILLY IT SOUNDS. 4. Put… Continue Reading →

Weezer was awesome!

Do you recall me going nutty when I got my tickets presale to Weezer? Well the concert was last night, and it was amazing!! They opened with My Name is Jonas, and closed with Buddy Holly. They even had winners… Continue Reading →

This is Halloween, everybody make a scene

Halloween is probably one of my favourite holidays. I love getting dressed up, I spend months thinking up a costume, and always start way ahead of time. This year, I’m finally going to pull off being an Amy Brown-inspired fairy:… Continue Reading →

In Honour of Paul

Paul Newman passed away yesterday at the age of 83 after being diagnosed with lung cancer in June. It’s pretty sad, seeing as he was one of my favourite actors, but at least he lived a long life full of… Continue Reading →

New Nano! Genius!

When I saw the new Apple iPod Nanos, I wanted them so badly! The blue one is absolutely gorgeous and finally more than 8GB — they’re all available in 16GB. Then I watched the new demo video and was introduced… Continue Reading →

Mamma Mia!

I was having a pretty crappy Friday so my best friend and I went to the movies together. It was a perfect way to cheer me up — I found myself grinning through the movie (Mamma Mia! if you hadn’t… Continue Reading →

The Boob Fairy

I was originally exposed to Deirdre Flint on Cast-On: The Knitting Podcast by Brenda Daynes. Brenda has a great taste in music and she plays music from the Pod-Safe Music Network during Cast-on. Here is my favourite Deirdre Flint Song:… Continue Reading →

Sex & the City the Movie

Evan & I went to go see Sex and the City the movie on Monday night, assuming that it wouldn’t be as busy as it was the opening weekend. Evan wanted to go to the new-ish theatre downtown but the… Continue Reading →

Grissom got an iPhone!

This week’s episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation was written by the writers of Two and a Half Men (as CSI writers wrote an episode of Two and a Half Men that aired last week). It was titled Two and… Continue Reading →

Buddy TV Memes & Contest

Which CSI Character Are You? Created by BuddyTV [ETA: more quizzes from BuddyTV] Which Gilmore Girls Character Are You? Created by BuddyTV Which Sex And The City Character Are You? Created by BuddyTV Which Friends Character Are You? Created by… Continue Reading →

The Golden Compass

Monday we went to see The Golden Compass. CW and I enjoyed it but agreed that it wasn’t very conclusive because it’s supposed to be a trilogy. I was sad there wasn’t more Daniel Craig. I told CW about the… Continue Reading →

Pirates of the Caribbean 3: At World’s End

Official Opinion: “Better than the second, not as good at the first.” WARNING: SPOILERS ARE IN THIS POST! First off, I was peeved with the ending; however, things that weren’t explained in Dead Man’s Chest were explained in this movie…. Continue Reading →

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(x) Rocky Horror Picture Show (x) Grease (x) Pirates of the Caribbean ( ) Boondock Saints ( ) The Mexican (x) Fight Club ( ) Starsky and Hutch (x) Neverending Story ( ) Blazing Saddles ( ) Airplane (x) The… Continue Reading →

Butch Cassidy & Earrings

“It’s about bloody time that RR saw Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and she loved it!” – Rachel CW’s Mum’s birthday is three days before mine so I made her a pair of earrings at Country Beads on 4th… Continue Reading →

Superbowl Sunday

On Sunday the Superbowl was at my house… with my dad and “six or seven” other men drinking and farting and smoking and eating and ugh. So as tradition dictates, Mom and I went out for the day. With Bonnie… Continue Reading →

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

The Movie Review: (jen you've already seen this) I go in expecting it to be mediocre. I didn't expect it to live up to the book but considering the facts, they did a pretty good job. Sometimes, its unfortunate, but… Continue Reading →

Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Return of the King opened today and I got to see it. About two and a half weeks ago I preordered the tickets for my mom and I to see it for her birthday at Famous Players Silvercity Riverport. Its… Continue Reading →

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