PostArctica: Fuck Colonialism

Stumbled upon this flash mob in Saint Henri Sunday afternoon. They stopped a passenger train. Train is stopped fairly early in its journey from out of downtown Montreal. I was there about 10 minutes and then everyone just left and it was regular pedestrian traffic again. Apparently, “They are opposed to an oil exploration project ...

350 or bust: Saturday At The Movies

Fun! Sometimes all it takes is one person willing to take a risk, and invite other people to join them, to change an experience from drab to extraordinary. Imagine if this happened every day after work, we’d all get home energized and happy.  

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Friday Musical Interlude – Bolero

Love it it or hate it, Bolero is a fine piece of music.  I try and post work that make me stop what I’m doing and just listen.  This performance by Hong Kong’s Orchestra did just that.  Enjoy 🙂   Filed under: Music Tagged: Bolero, Flash Mob, The DWR Friday Musical Interlude

Saskboy's Abandoned Stuff: V-Day Bellydance Flash Mob

Here’s an interview to explain what this flash mobbing was all about. More women joined the mob after my video recording stopped… There’s an encore at a mall tonight at 7:30; watch the videos for details.

350 or bust: Can’t Make It To Victoria To Defend Our Coast? Be Part of A “Flash Phone Mob”

Hundreds, if not thousands, of Canadians are going to be gathering in Victoria, B.C. today to take a stand against the Northern Gateway Pipeline that Enbridge, and our current federal government, is intent on building through the pristine Great Bear Rainforest to the northern B.C. coast. One of my daughters is planning to attend, but ...

350 or bust: Saturday At The Movies

This flashmob demonstrates that even banks can be agents of building community, if they chose to.  The English translation of the Spanish description is: On the 130 th anniversary of the creation of Banco Sabadell we wanted to pay tribute to our city with the campaign “Som Sabadell.” This is the flashmob done as a ...

Dead Wild Roses: Early Music Alberta – Flash Mob – Canon in D by Pachelbel

Its hard to flash mob a harpsichord unobtrusively into a mall, full marks for EMA for “stealthing” one in.   Filed under: Arts, Music Tagged: Alberta Early Music Society, Baroque Instruments, Canon in D, Flash Mob, Music