Jessica Kenwood

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We Talked to the Colander-Wearing Pastafarian Who's Been Refused a BC Drivers License

Obi Canuel is a BC resident who tried renewing his licence while wearing the religious headgear for practicing Pastafarians, a satirical religion. We called Obi to talk about the trouble he caused with the insurance board and the Church of the Flying...
Jessica Kenwood
8.22.14
Stuff

Quebec Has a Porn-Acting Academy for Men

We interviewed a producer at the Quebec-based porn company that recently launched a one-day porn school that aims to teach men how to pump like the pros.
Jessica Kenwood
7.31.14
News

This Guy Is Taking on the Montreal Police’s Racial Profiling Problem

In April 2010, Farid Charles was illegally arrested and the Quebec Human Rights Commission declared it racial profiling. Now Farid is taking a stand, hoping to reopen the discussion about police brutality and race in Montreal.
Jessica Kenwood
7.8.14
News

Thanks to the Vancouver School Board, it’s a Lot Easier to Be a Transsexual Student on the West Coast

The Vancouver School Board finally voted for a new transgender policy that allows students to choose a name that best represents their gender identity earlier this week. Unsurprisingly, the decision has caused a controversy.
Jessica Kenwood
6.18.14
News

The Quebec Liquor Board Has Crushed Montreal’s Dream of 6 AM Bar Closures

Montreal became the envy of many cities in Canada when mayor Denis Coderre announced a plan to launch a month-long pilot project that would see some bars open until 6 AM and have last call at 5:30. Alas, the fun police aka the liquor board shut things...
Jessica Kenwood
6.12.14
Stuff

An Increasing Number of Canadian Women Are Surgically Tightening Their Vaginas with No Real Benefit

Canada's hottest new genital-based surgery is vagina rejuvenation, also known as vaginal tightening, a two-part cosmetic surgery comprised of vaginoplasty and labiaplasty that costs around $3,000. Unsurprisingly, doctors aren't thrilled about it.
Jessica Kenwood
6.11.14