Archive for March 2013

Love / Hate

Tom Kapinos. He is the creator of a show that I admit is one of my best vices. Every Monday night I look forward to watching a new episode of Californication. Everyone I know will tell you I remind them of the main character in some way. I’ll be the first to tell you I revel in that. But tonight I was surprised to see myself somewhat offended by the content. Read more

Poetic Justice

I loved you before I had to,
You were broken before I knew you,
So many things that you were into,
curiosity drew me to you. Read more



So I was asked by one of my very good and very talented friends (Jenna Mae) to write some poetry that she could translate into a song. Her musical talent has always impressed me. Before we ever even hung out she wrote a song for me. I still listen to it when I’m down. She is actually the one who taught me how to play the guitar. She was very patient and though I may have forgotten a few chords, many of her other lessons I have not forgotten… Read more

Stress Relief

With the fall semester in full swing, many SAIT students may be starting to feel the pressure of accumulated assignments, and no student is immune to these stresses. Finding balance is key, and The Weal has gotten the details on three calming activities that will have you chanting ‘Om’ in no time.

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Back to Basics

The best camera is the one you always have with you. Whether you are a professional who just happened to leave your $2000+ camera equipment at home or a novice just starting out, these tips will help you get the most out of your point & shoot camera. Read more

Three Strikes and You’re In

Canada has long been seen as lenient in regards to our criminal justice system. Similar to a dog with more bark than bite many habitual criminals see Canada as a country of opportunity. Read more


Street Dreams

Street Art

“Everyone has to scratch on walls somewhere or they go crazy” – Michael Ondaatje

The above piece of art was a piece done by a Parisian graffiti artist recreating the iconic Muhammad Ali (Then Cassius Clay) vs Sonny Liston fight. That fight (May 25th 1965) ended in the first minute of the first round with Liston KO’d on the mat. Read more