Category Archives: disheartening

Bill C-15 proposes clasifying Adderall and other ADHD drugs as a hard drug

Bill C-15, currently just past the first reading in the parliament, proposes, among other things, moving all amphetamines, even the types approved for treatment of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), from Schedule III to Schedule I. This would put drugs containing … Continue reading

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Who is this "Michael" from Waterloo?

I was just listening to The Best Show With Tom Scharpling from September 16th on iTunes, and at the 1h59m58s mark, someone claiming to be “Michael” from Waterloo, a football player in his second year originally of Hamilton, calls in. … Continue reading

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The New Republic is more irrelevant now than ever, and you shouldn't watch Family Guy if you don't like the idea of a genocide against Palestinians

Remember The New Republic? The (formerly) left-of-centre, Washington, D.C.-based magazine that used to be the most relevant forum for American liberal ideas in early to mid-90’s until it got totally fucked over by that motherfucker Stephen Glass in 1998? The … Continue reading

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Jimmy Fallon to replace Conan in 2009?

Jimmy Fallon Said to Be in NBC’s Late-Night Plans [NYT] The worst news ever.

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People at Waterloo has a really bad taste (formerly "Reasons to hate Waterloo"), part 2

17 people on Waterloo Facebook network count Deadwood among their favourite shows. Compare that to the number of people whose favourite shows include My Name Is Earl, starring the insufferable Scientologist Jason Lee: 86. That’s about 1 to 5.

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Reasons to hate Waterloo, part 1

Facebook returns exactly two people when a favourite author search is performed for Umberto Eco. Two people. Two.

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The following bands will become uncool on November 14

In addition to having their single and video pre-loaded on Zune, Cansei de Ser Sexy is featured on the front page of Zune’s web site. Hot Chip’s video for “Over & Over” comes pre-loaded with Zune. It is also prominently … Continue reading

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