Published October 29, 2015
Near the end of October, coffee shop chatter and other generic small talk gravitates towards predictions about whether or not we’ll have snow before Halloween. It’s a perennial question that echoes our basic Winnipeg conversational template: one current event + the weather.
Exploring the paranormal side of Winnipeg
Filmmaker Fabián Velasco comprises one fourth of one of Winnipeg’s most interesting filmmaking collectives.
Wacken 3D // Outside Joke // Foraging guidance // Tim Chaisson // Iceland
Monthly secret movie night keeps attendees in the dark
Manitobans brought together through literature
Songs From The Adjacent Room
The Runaway Prince
The short-story is effectively turned into a play
Comic Con is more than you might think
Changing Winnipeg’s artistic relationship through Inuit Art
Solo/band hybrid Well Sister releases its first EP
Political correctness: the white man's burden
Mayor marks one year in office // Allies visit Shoal Lake 40 // Body positivity gets #BARE // Trudeau appoints new cabinet // Halloween haunts
New policies create inclusive spaces for transgender children
Winnipeg social agencies team up to survey city’s homeless
Historical Halloween stop might require bringing extra underwear
The PROFile - Vesna Milosevic-Zdjelar
U of W revises its smoking policy to include e-cigarettes
U of W prof says polluted lake is a lost cause
The romanticization of mental illness doesn’t help anyone
Kwezi - “I used to listen to a lot of hip-hop, so that really influences my style.”
Un-Supermarket follows the whimsical up's and down's of three jaded cashiers at their local grocery store. Ever wonder what your average retail worker is really thinking? This dark comedy shines a light on some of the attitudes and truths associated with the industry. Though at times cynical, the characters have a sense of humour about their positions and the situations they face on a day to day basis. After all, cashiering is a monotonous job, sometimes you just have to make a joke and not take yourself so seriously... The main characters Val, Rick, and Tish sure don't!
Ocosomoso was beamed down to Earth to investigate the planet and its current conditions. This comic strip chronicles that investigation as Ocosomoso explores his surroundings and relays off-base observations back to the mothership.