50 Shades

Goodbye, Christian Grey

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

We all knew this day would come eventually, but that doesn't make it any less depressing. The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie that had taken over Vanc...

LOOK: 'Fifty Shades' Photos Show Ana Jogging

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

"Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie fans will be pleased to learn that the cast has resurfaced in North Vancouver. Star Dakota Johnson (playing main chara...

Satisfy Your 'Fifty Shades' Craving With This Video

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While it's still not clear whether or not the "Fifty Shades Of Grey" movie has abandoned filming in Vancouver, one thing's for sure: our city is missi...

LOOK: 'Fifty Shades' Behind The Scenes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Move over, James Franco and Seth Rogen: there's a new hot film crew in town. And it sure is heating things up. The "Fifty Shades Of Grey" productio...

You Could Be In '50 Shades Of Grey'

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.31.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Fancy yourself as Christian Grey? Or Anastasia Steele, perhaps? Or perhaps you just see yourself in that whole "50 Shades Of Grey" milieu. Well, i...

Why Is This Canadian Hospital Seeing A Spike In Births?

2 For Couples | Neil Morton | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada Living

A significant spike in baby births at a hospital in Windsor, Ontario, has been attributed to the book Fifty Shades of Grey, which has become a cul...

Why I Refuse to Read Fifty Shades of Grey

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 09.26.2012 | Canada
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Is it abnormal to be generally embarrassed by the overall heaving and titillation that accompanies the mere mention of this book's title? The whole thing is a bit over the top, even more so now that the book has been officially cited as "Mommy Porn."

50 Shades of Grey: Cheaper Than Sex Therapy

Barb Sibbald | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada Living
Barb Sibbald

How do you explain the unprecedented success of a trilogy of mommy porn: soft porn aimed at and read by, predominantly, women? In a word: Play. The 50 Shades of Grey books have so far sold 10 million copies in 37 countries. Admittedly, the book's shenanigans could intimidate some couples, but judging by most media reports, the effect has been just the opposite. Women find the books are sparking their libido (the sex scenes are very graphic) and men are loving that.