Tag Archives: Alberta

The beginning of the end | S07E01

Alberta, you magnificent douchebag

Albertans woke up to some disturbing news on Sunday morning: other Canadians don’t really like us. They think we’re, smug,¬†condescending¬†and intolerant. This is according to a poll conducted in 2008, and released in 2009 that went unpublished until very recently. From the Toronto Star: The article goes on to say that, yeah, actually, Albertans feel […]

'Dave? I'd take a bullet for ya'

I’ve had politics on the brain lately, as we released episode 9 of the Unknown Studio this long weekend. On this episode, we discussed the state of politics, citizen engagement and the party system in Alberta and Canada with guests Dave Cournoyer and Duncan Wojtaszek (you can download the episode here or subscribe via iTunes).

The Great Pyramids of Edmonton

A few weeks ago, Rachel took me out for my birthday. We’d talked a lot about going to the recently re-opened Muttart Conservatory, located in the very picturesque neighbourhood of Cloverdale (and in fact one of my favourite neighbourhoods in all of Edmonton). Talk turned to action when she took me down to this gem […]