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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Everyday Posters Tumblr

Posters celebrating everyday occurances

Thursday, June 16, 2011

The Tyee – A Social Media Riot Made for TV

I wasn't anywhere near downtown Vancouver after the Canucks game, but I passed through the area before the game. It seemed like some people were more drunk and out of control than with the other games.
This article has the best take on the 2011 Stanley Cup Riot that I've seen so far. I'll join the host of Vancouverites and Canucks fan in condemning the destructive acts on our streets last night.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Pre Sale: 99th Grey Cup Championship - Sunday, November 27, 2011 @ 3:30 PM


The BC Lions Football Club, proud host of the 99th Grey Cup Championship at BC Place on Sunday, November 27th, is very pleased to announce that tickets for Canada's largest sporting event will go on sale to the public beginning Tuesday, June 21st at 10:00 am. As a Canucks Ticket Holder, you have priority access to tickets for the 99th Grey Cup Championship. Click here for more details on this exclusive Canucks offer.
Returning to Vancouver for the first time since 2005, the 2011 Grey Cup Festival will Raise the Roof in Vancouver from Thursday, November 24th through to the 99th Grey Cup Championship game on Sunday, November 27th at the newly renovated BC Place. To learn more about the 2011 Grey Cup Festival, visit the official website at

TIME:  3:30 PM
PRICES:  CA $156.00 - CA $350.88, plus applicable facility & convenience fees

Start: MONDAY, JUNE 6 @ 10:00 AM
End:  FRIDAY, June 10 @ 11:59 PM

1. Click on the link below (or copy and paste the link to your browser's address bar) and follow the instructions to select your seats. The link will only be active during the INTERNET ORDER PERIOD.
2. When prompted, enter the following password in the designated presale section and proceed with your order: canucks
3. Select your delivery type and make your payment to complete your purchase.
4. Once your order has been processed, a confirmation number will be provided. Keep this number on file for reference.


Click here for the link to the 99th Grey Cup Championship
Password: canucks


**Specific seats have been assigned to this exclusive sale during the INTERNET ORDER PERIOD.
**This pre-sale is available MONDAY, JUNE 6 @ 10:00 AM to FRIDAY, JUNE 10 @ 11:59 PM
**Availability of seats is based on a first-come, first-served basis, and is restricted to areas defined by the promoter.
**Ticket prices, service charges, and availability of seats may be subject to change.


If you require assistance with your order please call the toll free number at 1 855 985 5000 and a Ticketmaster service representative will be available to help you.

Please note, events that are offered to Ticket Holders are selected by the promoter and are based on the type of event, seat availability, and timing. In order to purchase tickets to these events, you must have access to the internet and hold a major credit card. All seat locations are subject to availability and are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Ticket limits, prices, and service charges may be subject to change at any time. Events are chosen at the sole discretion of the promoter with no involvement from the Vancouver Canucks.  This offer is not transferable, tickets may not be re-sold, and ticket availability may be limited.

For questions regarding this offer or to notify us of an e-mail address change, please contact your Account Manager directly or call 604.899.GOAL (4625).

NOTE: This offer is a benefit of being a Vancouver Canucks Ticket Holder. The Vancouver Canucks take your privacy seriously.  Please refer to our Privacy Policy by clicking to understand how we use your personal information.  Please contact your Account Manager if you would like to change your current level of consent.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Brazilian band records live one-shot music video

Check this catchy song from a Brazilian band, in the cinematic style of Orson Welles.