ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
of the Parkas
In the past year, things have really started
taking off for the Parkas, the four-piece London-based pop-rock
band that has built a dedicated Western following (three of
the members studied at Western). Having played opening slots
for Canadian indie-rock darlings The Dears and Hot Hot Heat,
the band went on to sign with Winnipeg's Endearing Records and
are releasing their first full-length album, Now This Is Fighting,
Every year the networks ask us, "Are
you ready to laugh?!" and the poor quality of sitcoms makes
the audience react as if they'd just heard about a dog being
run over in a parking lot. Maybe 2003 is the year when the next
Seinfeld emerges, but don't hold your breath.
Dickie Roberts is a comedy about a 35-year-old
former child star in pursuit of a comeback role in the hottest
new Rob Reiner Hollywood flick.
Feeling robbed of a "normal" childhood,
Dickie Roberts (David Spade) hires a family to help him relive
the childhood of a normal boy in order to prepare him for a
possible role in a hit film.
talk about sex
It's what makes Britney Spears so popular.
It's why people follow Sarah Jessica Parker's
It's how the scandalous Melrose Place lasted
for so many seasons.
your supplies for intro to culinary arts
The tasty section of Arts
& Entertainment has decided to feature food - because, well,
we all eat it. During the span of this school year, you can
expect diverse coverage of everything food-related. Be sure
to indulge in your weekly fill of "all you can eat."