Even though Halloween and Thanksgiving are over, that doesn’t mean you have to stop the celebration.
Now, of course, cosplayers are a Vancouver staple, but these are the names that Fan Expo will be bringing in specifically for their convention weekend.
As I have slowly been working through my closets and deciding what to donate, keep, or throw out; I have come up with a few simple rules to help myself out.
Although each item cost me more than something similar at a conventional retail store would have, I ended up spending significantly less money than I have in previous years.
This year, I tried three popular Vancouver coffee places that offered pumpkin spice drinks: Starbucks, Tim Hortons, and Blenz Coffee.
I first became aware of body dysmorphic disorder about seven to ten years ago when I was listening in on a psych major defend their doctorate thesis.
Symptoms include blurred vision, double vision, dry and red eyes, headaches, muscle spasms around eyelids, and neck or back pain.
The problem I am having is if we take a generalized model of an empowered female and remove the feminine aesthetic value (i.e. the fact that the subject looks female), then how do we disassociate that from male empowerment; and in that respect, does that disassociation need to occur?