The psychology of guns


Many of the gun owners that I’ve spoken to over the years have expressed a very pragmatic view in regards to gun ownership.

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Douglas College upgrades internet infrastructure

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“We essentially quadrupled our pipe size to the internet,” Ian McLeod, chief information officer for Douglas College

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College unveils new transfer agreement


“Simon Fraser University and the University of Victoria offer two of the most modern and competitive engineering degree programs in the province,” Brian Chappell, dean of science and technology...

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Ghosting people is okay sometimes

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If you like someone you have only hung out with once or twice and they stop replying to your texts, they probably don’t feel the same way about you....

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Daylight Saving Time is terrible

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Support for eliminating the system has been growing across the country, as it really would just be easier to get rid of it entirely.

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Crowd experience

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“The very fact of assembling is an exceptionally powerful stimulant” - by Michael Serazio for Communication and Sport

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Don’t call me a pinhead

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I got started with Disney’s pin collecting and trading promotions almost a decade ago, which has blossomed into a full obsession.

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The return of OMNI magazine

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With its gonzo journalistic approach, OMNI wasn’t meant as a scholarly journal for scientific researchers, but an advanced, imaginative science-for-fun piece to appeal to a wider populace.

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The strange history of Movember

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The idea of Movember has spread far beyond the official charity work, however. Since the mid-2000s, it’s become incorporated into the mainstream culture.

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Beauty on a Budget: Eye Studio Sampler pack

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These seven tubes of high-end mascara add up to around two full size ones, and you can pick and choose which you like best and which is best for...

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Research suggests women envy moustaches, not penises

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“There was already a wealth of scientific evidence telling us that women don’t find penises impressive,” Karen Green

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It’s cold outside

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“Canada's cold, but this is Vancouver. Snow shouldn't happen here.” – Michelle Tougee

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Other Press investigates biology lab accused of being empty

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I heard crickets chirping, and that means there's nobody there, right?

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Spotlight on Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun

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“My position as an artist is to be a free human being—and to freely state the realities and the conditions of Aboriginal people.” – Artist Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun

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Joji’s debut EP leaves a lot to be desired

Cover of 'In Tongues'

This EP as a whole is a lyrical dark hole, with Joji not having much of anything to say throughout most of the tracks.

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‘Bottoms Up!’

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Age, class, gender, and race have all socially limited citizens from drinking parlors.

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