OSCARS 2013

Why Don't Petite Girls Get Criticized

It really bothers me that mainstream body image activists tend to pick and choose their battles, focusing primarily on larger sizes and sexuality while ignoring the small. When being small is ever even mentioned, it's often lip service. At best, they acknowledge that it is an issue, and then never discuss it again unless someone else brings it up.
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Argo Wins, Affleck Thanks Canada

Ben Affleck thanked Canada as "Argo'' won the best-picture Oscar on Sunday night, just days after Canada's former ambassador to Iran suggested he do so. Ken Taylor had said it would be appropriate for...
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B.C. Dancer Takes Stage At Oscars

B.C.-raised dancer Cody Green, left, dances with actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, centre, during the Oscars Sunday in Los Angeles. (Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Getting very close and personal with Cather...
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B.C. Winners At The Oscars

While Canada's big connection to the 2013 Oscars was Best Picture winner "Argo," British Columbians took home two golden statues on Sunday night. Set decorator Jim Erickson of Salt Spring Island, and...
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6 Things To Watch For At The Oscars

Each year, millions of viewers worldwide tune in for Hollywood’s biggest night: the Academy Awards gala. It’s an over-the-top celebration of cinema, with fans around the globe captivated by the films...
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Tarantino Unchained

He's a renegade behind the camera. A writing, producing and directing trifecta. He's arguably then most thought-provoking filmmaker of his generation. He is, of course, Mr. Quentin Tarantino.