Over 100 years ago, Calgary hosted the first Calgary Exhibition. In 1912, Guy Weadick set out to create the biggest, most extravagant Wild West Cowboy Show that would surpass even Buffalo Bill. What Weadick didn’t anticipate was that this show would continue for over 95 years and would become recognized world-wide as a true celebration… Continue reading The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth… For realz yo
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What’s the deal withairplane food?
The comedy club is dark and smoky. There are nearly 250 individuals waiting to be entertained. The stage is set and the spotlight is on you. With your adrenaline soaring, you begin your one-man show. The first couple of jokes are great and the crowd takes to your style. Then, it happens. Your next joke… Continue reading What’s the deal withairplane food?
Thank Guinness for St. Patty’s Day
It’s that time of the year again-green paraphernalia, shamrocks, four-leaf clovers, those adorable little people we call leprechauns, one day of solid non-stop boozing, and the inevitable next-day green urine. That’s right folks; it’s St. Patrick’s Day. This magical celebration means all those of non-Irish descent will spend most of the day half cut “celebrating… Continue reading Thank Guinness for St. Patty’s Day
NUTV Does Documentaries
They began shooting in late November, continued throughout December, and then it was time to edit. Numerous proposals were submitted, however, only four were selected. This selection meant the opportunity of a lifetime–an opportunity for first time documentary film makers to create their eight minute masterpieces. So, that’s just what they did.Founded by NUTV and… Continue reading NUTV Does Documentaries
Lips, eyes, arms, legs, breasts, genitals, curves, shapes, lines and language. The theme of the human figure has been present in art history since the beginning of time. Artists depict facial features in portraits, sculptures, photographs and sketches. For ages, some have portrayed the beauty of the human body with nudism, while others have artistically… Continue reading Figuratively Speaking
One Hour One Life
“Blood. It’s in you to give.” We’ve all seen and heard it before. The commercial ends and is followed by a plethora of others. You continue to watch mindlessly, waiting for your program to resume. You don’t even think twice. However, in the midst of useless advertisements infiltrating our minds with trivial information, this commercial… Continue reading One Hour One Life
Not Your Average Rodeo
In the year 1986, a small Calgary based Theatre Company put on a rodeo. This was not your average bucking horse, bull-riding rodeo. It was an opportunity for new and young talent to express their artistic abilities. For years, the festival was kept open to anybody who wanted to participate. If you had a show,… Continue reading Not Your Average Rodeo
Sexual Secrets 101: The World of Toys
Enter scene. To the left, two women tempting passers by to spin a “naughty” wheel to win a prize. To the right, a woman dressed in a scantily clad leather ensemble demonstrating how to use a whip to intensify arousal. Individuals stare, simultaneously consumed with interest and nervousness. Directly ahead, a stage with dancers and… Continue reading Sexual Secrets 101: The World of Toys
Capturng the Courage
They are the unsung heroes we rarely think about. They are the men and women who take time to serve and protect their communities. Of the 12,000 firefighters in Alberta, 9,000 are volunteers whose reward for risking their lives is the gratification of knowing they have selflessly assisted friends and neighbors. Their commitment lies in… Continue reading Capturng the Courage
Hypnosis book launch
The innovative hypnosis of Dr. Kevin Alderson has been at the center of discussions regarding academic improvement, since the publication of his book Grade Power. This weekend, he will present his methods of self-hypnosis in an in-depth display. Alderson’s recently published book entails a variety of coping mechanisms, including alleviation of exam anxiety, the improvement… Continue reading Hypnosis book launch