Editorial



The Ultimate Downer

On the morning of April 5, 1994, Jarrod woke up wide-eyed. Believing that he could fly, the teenager convinced his father to drive him and…


What would Gretzky do?

I recently drove to Minneapolis to hear Kevin Smith, of Clerks fame, give a three-hour talk on whatever was on his mind. The topic of…


Why are you here?

“If you don’t love it, leave it.” — Merle Haggard I was riding the 60 to the university the other day, and I had the…


Form or function

This goes out to everybody who will ever buy any car, and particularly to those students who will soon buy their first cars, and to…


Owner’s manual

As promised, with every new purchase of the Manitoban, we include this handy-dandy “User Guide” to help you along on the road forward. Once you’ve mastered the tricky business of the opening and the reading — which I see you’ve already managed to take a crack at — there’s really not much to it!


The softer, fuzzier side of campus media

Here we are, right on the edge of the last winter and you can already sense there’s a new one creeping up ahead. It felt like summer was late to start this year anyway. Come to think of it, I can remember feeling like winter started early last year as well.