Tag Archive for 'vancouver'

Olympics and Vancouver and Ridiculousness

This is great: The BC Civil Liberties Association is keeping a map gallery of Olympics-based censorship in Vancouver.

censorship map

Also apparently the International Olympic Committee has trademarked the word “winter” and the number “2010,” so if you use either of those to promote or sell anything between now and the end of the olympics you’re breaking the law. (Via BoingBoing)

“By these boots! They are for the season between fall and spring that is cold and snowy! The year between 2009 and 2011 models now in store!”

This really is monolithic totalitarian greed.

Winter in Vancouver

dad, angus drive, snow

This is what it looks like here, right now.