2005.09

September 2005

"In spite of the cost of living, it's still popular."
- Laurence J. Peter, author of The Peter Principle (1969)

Foreign Billionaires Bring English Football to World, Agony & Ecstasy to Fans

Foreign Billionaires Bring English Football to World, Agony & Ecstasy to Fans

If this keeps on, we’ll end up with the ground full of football tourists
Revenge of the Small
After a lifetime of two-party rule in Ottawa, the little guys are finally winning.
The Rising Fall of the American Empire
Republican imperialism has left the US divided. Can a United Nations initiative save America from itself?
At the Floe Edge
On the hunt in Igloolik with Zacharias Kunuk
Killer Ridge
Why Psychoanalysis Matters
It has taken a back seat to pop psychology, pills, and other therapies in recent years. But now, thanks to Tony Soprano (and new neuroscientific research), the “talking cure” is sexy again.
The Flavour of Money
The high end of wine-buying
Dangerous Liaisons
How Hollywood seduced the world, then ate it.
Jew Funk
Josh Dolgin, a.k.a. Socalled, is Montreal’s leading mixer of klezmer and hip hop.
How I Fell for Film
Godard, Bresson, Kurosawa—it doesn’t get any better than that.
Poppy Fields Forever?
Booming opium production in Afghanistan is the latest—and potentially greatest—threat to the beleaguered country’s steps toward democracy.
A Mass for Romero
Liberation theology in El Salvador
Down with Perfume
New York perfumer Christopher Brosius wants you to smell like you.
You and Whose Army?
Our last soldier in Cyprus
Sleeping with the Movies
From first dates to film fests, cinema remains a most intimate experience.
What Lies Beneath
Canada & its place in the world. Published by
the non-profit charitable Walrus Foundation
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