ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
WCalendars search continues
WCalendars Meet & Greet
Sat. Oct. 4, 2003
With the help of WCalendars, Western's sexiest were gathered
in a single room.
After spending this past week photographing potential models,
Saturday offered the calendar's organizers a chance to unwind
amongst the hottest of the hot. Your trusty A&E team understood
the importance of such an event and were there to scope out
everything from the dozens of models to the quality of drinks
and hors d'oeuvres provided.
Lucas Atkins, who began the WCalendars project in 2001 as
a way to raise money for 9/11 victims, was pleased with the
calibre of the group. He stressed he was interested in people
who wanted to help raise money, rather than those simply eager
at the prospect of appearing in the calendar.
The meet-and-greet brought organizers together with models
in hopes of narrowing down the list and separating the charitable
from the self-absorbed. The crowd consisted of a blend of personalities;
some were genuinely a quality package of good looks and friendly
dispositions, while others were quick to push and shove their
way to the calendar's organizers in hopes of making a grand
Other highlights of the evening included the comedic, borderline
pathetic reality that some people attended the event despite
the fact they had already been axed. Also, the mirrors located
near the bar were incessantly used, as a narcissistic few thoroughly
enjoyed checking themselves out.