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    As per this information (which was subsequently...

    As per this information (which was subsequently confirmed) my sense is ToE is posturing out of a misplaced sense of optimism. I'll be surprised if the current group as constructed are able to pull...
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    Harold Bloom...

    Harold Bloom, literary critic, author 89
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    AUM Cafe opening soon next door to Revolver.

    AUM Cafe opening soon next door to Revolver.
  4. A class like this would be enlightening for many...

    A class like this would be enlightening for many of us: https://conted.ucalgary.ca/search/publicCourseSearchDetails.do?method=load&courseId=48988517

    UofA stinks at this kind of thing.
  5. Thread: Death of Suburbia

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    Great article. Lots to chew on even in a Canadian...

    Great article. Lots to chew on even in a Canadian context. https://thebaffler.com/salvos/land-without-bread-tumber
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    Well, according to Bautista interview this...

    Well, according to Bautista interview this morning on CBC radio we'll know the campus district by the concentration of encephalitic craniums - cause of all their bulging brains. What a maroon - it...
  7. On several occasions I have tried to arrange...

    On several occasions I have tried to arrange viewings at the multiple gallery/museum spaces at UofA for me and the kids. Almost all of them are off limits due to lack of budgets for staffing. Once in...
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    "Beware of Mr. Baker" is a must watch documentary...

    "Beware of Mr. Baker" is a must watch documentary whether you're a fan or not. Great story well told.
  9. It is ever thus.

    It is ever thus.
  10. So you and your industry DO lack imagination and...

    Having a new TOD zoning / plan and land-use plan with new 2019 landscaping and walkability urban planning principles overlapping existing power centre developments cannot force them to improve...
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    That a poorly thought out, poorly written bit of...

    That a poorly thought out, poorly written bit of student journalism appearing in a publication with the most limited distribution causes ID supporters such angst says much about how confident...
  12. Creating pedestrian access between massive...

    Creating pedestrian access between massive transit investments and proximal retail is eminently possible.

    Your failure of imagination in this regard is an indictment of your area of claimed...
  13. Hear hear. A complete failure to connect the...

    Hear hear. A complete failure to connect the retail to the station. Reminds me of the complete failure of Clareview to connect to the near by retail. But let's keep cheerleading the "potential" of...
  14. This is an uncomplicated issue. Kenney is a thin...

    This is an uncomplicated issue. Kenney is a thin skinned authoritarian. Enjoy.
  15. https://albertainquiry.ca/ Huh? This is...

    https://albertainquiry.ca/

    Huh? This is something alright. Ridiculous and intimidating - not an easy balance to strike. It's the authoritarian sweet spot though.
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    Sorry Doug, but chants of GO OILERS concern me...

    Sorry Doug, but chants of GO OILERS concern me less than those of FOUR MORE YEARS.
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    Crap polls: A great way to suppress inconvenient...

    Crap polls: A great way to suppress inconvenient happenings such as actual competitive pursuit of the mayoral/council chair by credible candidates. Long live the boy king! (at least until there's a...
  18. Thread: Quality of Life

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    Concur in full. My double knee replacement...

    Concur in full. My double knee replacement neighbour just bought an ebike yesterday - life-changing. It will definitely be my next bike purchase.

    Camped next to a couple young Danes this summer...
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    Jasper ave is easy (but incredibly expensive),...

    Jasper ave is easy (but incredibly expensive), low hanging fruit for this event. Open Streets should have been same-day, multiple streets throughout the city encouraging immediate neighbours (and...
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    I will defer to IanO's insiders knowledge about...

    I will defer to IanO's insiders knowledge about the cost of this event. But am I reading that correctly - $100,000.00? If today's event cost 100 thousand dollars than it can only be considered a...
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    "Open Streets and Brimming Garbage Cans". Tip for...

    "Open Streets and Brimming Garbage Cans". Tip for organizers - the night before you're inviting loads of people to a Jasper ave street party ask the city to empty the garbage cans. I know emptying...
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    Good one lat! What a huge space. And you're right...

    Good one lat! What a huge space. And you're right - all those hard surfaces and open ceiling must be tough on a sound tech.

    Apparently they have a shuffleboard table too.
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    Anyone seen music at Two Sergeants yet? This...

    Anyone seen music at Two Sergeants yet? This Saturday would be a good time to check it out - Melafrique are playing 9pm, tics $15.
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    ^I've heard the same about The Paint Spot not...

    ^I've heard the same about The Paint Spot not continuing. Hence lobbying for new downtown corporate/arts-based partners who may want to get something going. Capital Blvd needs to not just sit like...
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    I think Marcel's on to something. More residents...

    I think Marcel's on to something. More residents means more complaints. Or, if you're so inclined, more people means more people to rob. More residents should also mean more cops.

    Rather than...
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