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Culture

Tegan & Sara Are Ready To Dance: ‘Closer’ and ‘I’m Not Your Hero’ VIDEOS

Posted October 23, 2012 by Caitlin

Any chance to write about these two – I’ll take it. My listening relationship with Tegan and Sara began along with the insatiable need that teenage girls have for empowering emotional girl voices on constant loop on their iPods and in their heads. In high school experience, Tegan and Sara were my go-to for those, […]

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Culture

Music Video Vendredi – Metric – “Youth Without Youth”

Posted July 6, 2012 by Ty

NEW MUSIC FROM METRIC! Can anything be better? In a letter posted on the band’s website, Haines said: “Synthetica is about insomnia, fucking up, fashion, all the devices and gadgets attached to our brains, getting wasted, watching people die in other countries, watching people die in your own country, dancing your ass off, questioning the […]

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Music Video Vendredi – Janelle Monáe’s ‘Tightrope’ Feat. Big Boi

Posted April 27, 2012 by Rachelle

This week the Gaily is giving a shout out to Janelle Monáe. Check out this rockin’ R&B diva… GURRRL she is FINE! Janelle Monáe is an absolute natural born performer who happens to be gracing us with her presence here in Montreal on June 27th for a must-see performance at the Montreal International Jazz Festival. […]

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Culture

So this bad dude got killed and I am experiencing some real moral ambiguity

Posted May 2, 2011 by Erika

Last night around 10:30 it became very clear to the world that the President of the United States was going to make a big announcement and that that announcement was that THE enemy number one, Osama bin Laden, had been killed. I had a lot of feelings about this, and so did many of my […]

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Culture

The Royal Wedding, or, The Only Time This Century You Will Get Away With Wearing That Ugly Ass Hat (Live Blog)

Posted April 29, 2011 by Erika

4:05 am I cannot believe I am awake right now. This is effing stoop. 5:42 am Ok, we are here at the Burgundy Lion and a bit behind schedule. But I am wearing a white dress and I have a feather in my hair. Just sayin. The Queen is already arriving – in yellow – […]

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Culture

Music Video Vendredi: Lady Gaga’s Video ‘Yoü And I’

Posted August 19, 2011 by Rachelle

My opinion: HAWWWWT!!!!!!! RollingStone’s opinion: “Though the last two videos from Born This Way – “The Edge of Glory” and “Judas” – were fairly disappointing, “Yoü and I” is a return to form that throws roughly eight million visual ideas at the viewer. At least a handful of Mother Monster’s looks in the video are […]

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Religion

Sunday Skooled: Gender Bendy Lambs of God Welcome in the UCC

Posted June 19, 2011 by Carmen

It’s often still surprising to learn of a church that is open to and affirming of the gay and lesbian community, and even more one that has any significantly developed theological stance regarding trans folk. Transgenderism continues to pose big time conundrums for our churches as they try to grapple with and develop theologies that […]

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Art

World Aids Day: A Day With(out) Art

Posted November 29, 2012 by Sarah

Today, and for the week leading up to World AIDS Day, art shows, galleries, and artists partner with grassroots AIDS service organizations to help raise funds and awareness of the AIDS pandemic. Since 1981 AIDS has resulted in over 25 million deaths and tens of millions remain infected with the HIV virus worldwide. It is […]

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