The wit and wisdom of Nadia Yvette Chambers!

Today is my friend Nadia’s birthday. Nadia describes herself as a 37 year old transsexual atheist masochist kernel programmer who currently lives and works in the New York City area. I’ve known her for five years and I thought it would be great to celebrate her birthday by sharing some of her more entertaining quotes. [...]

Dollar store umbrellas!

Last week my friend Andrew went out of his way to buy me an umbrella at the dollar store. I had no idea that dollar stores sell umbrellas but thanks to the magic of one generous friend I will stay dry this spring. Nobody in Vancouver seems to buy umbrellas anymore – every one I [...]

Hastings-Sunrise is no East Village

I spend a lot of time with my friends in the East Vancouver neighbourhood Hastings-Sunrise. While so much of the city has been been swallowed up by condo developments Hastings-Sunrise still retains a certain gritty charm. There are no major box stores or malls so area residents still shop in many of the delis, markets, [...]

Happy Thanksgiving!

My sleep schedule has been quite wonky this weekend. It’s gotten to the point I’ve completely lost track of what time or even day it is. As it happens, today was Thanksgiving but I had totally forgotten – usually Housemate reminds me of things like this but he’s on the Island celebrating the holiday with [...]

Powerbrushing the cat

My buddy Jess drove all the way from Salem, Oregon to hang out with me. We had fun all week… cooking bacon, drinking tea, cracking dirty jokes, stuffing our faces with sweets and yelling at teenagers. She’s awesome! The highlight of her trip, at least for me, was watching her interact with my cat Khan. [...]

Shantel and Nathaniel’s first new video in three years!

Back in 2005 my friend Shantel and I used to make tons of videos about everything we could from alcoholic dogs, posessed dolls and jilted would-be lovers. But, life intervened and we put our filmmaking efforts on hold indefinitely. Well, I’m pleased to annouce that we’ve reunited! Yesterday we made a brand new video for [...]

Happy 420!

This is video made by myself and classmate Sarah Monaco who is also the star. It was made for our video broadcasting class and we received 100 per cent!

Shantel: the ladies’ man!!

Lock your daughters up! Shantel’s out on the town with a bag of pads and can of sin! Ooh…! Professional stunt girls: Do not try at home!

Picture of the week

My brother Gino shares his feelings, and doughnuts, with Agnetha Fältskog of ABBA