The Big Short an unpretentious portrayal of the financial crisis

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Director: Adam McKay Writers: Charles Randolph, Adam McKay Starring: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling Now that we’ve gained enough distance from the financial crisis, we’re sure to see more films like The Big Short. In the years since, films about the financial crisis have mostly been limited to documentaries with the topic occasionally coming up in character backstories or in very earnest, … Continue reading The Big Short an unpretentious portrayal of the financial crisis

An intro to rock climbing at Boulderz

“This guy’s frustrating me. Let’s do something fun.” “Wanna go rock climbing?” suggested my best friend and roll dog, Brianna. And so off we went to Boulderz Climbing Centre on Dupont, a short bus ride away from St. George station. When we got there we were greeted by enthusiastic climbers scaling the walls, the smell of feet, and a upbeat girl at the front desk named Ann … Continue reading An intro to rock climbing at Boulderz