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Gramiak's Film Review: Who Do the Kaiju that You Do So Well? “Beyond Skyline” do!
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Gramiak's Film Review: Who Do the Kaiju that You Do So Well? “Beyond Skyline” do!
First off, I apologize for the horrible grammar.When someone first described the film Beyond Skyline to me, it went roughly as follows:“It’s a balls-to-the-wall sci-fi alien invasion martial arts action film that takes place on multiple continents and features the dude from the Purge movies and t...
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10 Reasons Childhood Friends Are The Best Friends
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10 Reasons Childhood Friends Are The Best Friends
photos by Justine Milton. I didn’t show photos from too far back because they might kill me. And truth… The post 10 Reasons Childhood Friends Are The Best Friends appeared first on Honey & Betts.
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Calgary polling fiasco leaves Postmedia, pollster with egg on their faces, critics furious, and mayor safely back in office
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PHOTOS: Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi in the marbled hallways of the Alberta Legislature. He was reelected to his third term on Oct. 16. Below: Mainstreet Research pollster Quito Maggi (Photo: Mainstreet Research), Mainstreet Executive VP David Valentin (Photo: Twitter), Mount Royal University poli...
Published at Alberta Politics
Open Up And Om – #19 – Kathleen Ritchie. The Perfect Mullet.
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Open Up And Om – #19 – Kathleen Ritchie. The Perfect Mullet.
I bugged Kathleen the other day that it will be nice to actually meet when we sit down to talk. You see, we have crossed paths before, but it has always been at a pretty high level. The joy in these podcasts is that I (we) get to sit down and enjoy the story of … Continue reading →
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How former PC MLAs fared in the 2017 municipal elections
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Photo: Former Alberta PC MLAs Jacquie Fenske, Don Scott, Linda Johnson and Art Johnston Former PC MLAs elected in Fort McMurray They served together in the Legislature from 2012 until 2015, and last week former Fort McMurray-Conklin MLA Don Scott was elected Mayor and former Fort McMurray-Wood Bu...
Published at daveberta.ca
A conversation with Kieran Block
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From WHL and CIS championships to Sledge hockey championships and some terrible times in between, Kieran Block has seen a lot in his young life. After surviving a 35-foot fall from a cliff to the rocky shore below, Kieran went from convincing himself that death was imminent to a new outlook on li...
Published at OilersNation
Suncor files for 40,000-bpd project south of Fort McMurray
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Suncor files for 40,000-bpd project south of Fort McMurray
Fort McMurray — Suncor Energy has applied for provincial regulatory approval to build an oilsands project south of Fort McMurray, which could produce 40,000 barrels per day. According to the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER), an application for the Meadow Creek West project was filed Friday. Suncor’...
Published at Capital Ideas Edmonton
Burn that Candle
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Tyler Benson is off to the Vancouver Giants (WHL) organization, in the hopes of playing a complete and productive season between this day and spring. It’s beyond vital for Benson, who has missed substantial time due to injury over the last two seasons. INJURY HISTORY 2015-16: Missed all but...
Published at Lowetide
Edmonton Election 2017
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Edmonton Election 2017
Another election has come and gone, and apart from a handful of new faces the biggest news is all the new stats! Let's take a look:First of all, turnout was abysmal. A total of 194,826 people voted, resulting in a voter turnout of 31.5%. The best (blue) and worst (red) areas of the city in terms ...
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Incoming // New Releases for October 25th, 2017
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Each and every Monday, we provide our awesome customers with a list of all the comics and graphic novels that are hitting the shelves for the coming Wednesday, with bits of commentary on some of the titles.  As always, if you see anything you like, let us know and we’ll set a copy aside for you! ...
Published at Variant Edition Comics & Culture
On a Wing and a Prayer
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The Edmonton Oilers wingers are providing very little offence through seven games. Patrick Maroon has scored in back-to-back games, and he has five points. Maroon has as many goals as the other seven wingers who dressed against Philadelphia. They miss Leon Draisaitl immensely, and when he returns...
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Beauty || All Natural Skincare Routine || Are you thinking of going toxin free? @RockyMtnSoap #AD
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In this day in age, we know by now to be mindful about what we are putting onto our skin. It absorbs everything, so looking for products that are all natural is key to our health. For me, I think about all the pollutants I can into contact with in my everyday life out in […]
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Five Electrifying Depeche Mode Facts
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Five Electrifying Depeche Mode Facts
Depeche Mode have been touring since 1980, and tonight they play the last show of their North American tour here in Edmonton! Get tickets HERE and learn more about the electronic pioneers below.   1. Inspired by the Cure, the band formed in 1977 and called themselves “No Romance”...
Published at SONiC 102.9
10039 80 Ave Industrial Business lot for sale
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10039 80 Ave Industrial Business lot for sale
Where Rouleau Avenue (80 Ave) and Hardisty Street (101 St) meet in Ritchie lies an extremely rare development opportunity. For over 100 years, a house has stood proudly in this place while many businesses have sprouted up and flourished in this Industrial Business Zone, just 2 blocks south of Why...
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PLAYBILL: Mom tells her side of the story
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We’ve read the Book of Job, perused the respective Gospels of Matthew, Luke, Peter, John, Paul, George and Ringo. But where is the woman’s voice in all this? What did Mother Mary have to say? She was there for the whole thing, after all. Cue The Testament of Mary, the stage adaptation of the Colm...
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Draisaitl and Caggiula could be back against the Penguins
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The Oilers could be getting some good news for tomorrow’s game against the Penguins as Todd McLellan expects both Leon Draisaitl and Drake Caggiula to return to the lineup. With the turd pile growing around here, the Oilers desperately need any good news they can get and having Draisaitl an...
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