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At the Arts Club Revue Stage until May 10!
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Flagship plays The Biltmore Cabaret tonight!
Nondenominational rock ’n’ roll and Deep South church services don’t exactly make likely bedfellows, but if you think about it, there are definitely similarities between the two.
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What's the best way to phase out captivity, if that's what's decided?
An animal-rights activist outlines three options for an end to whale and dolphin captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium.
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I don't think you can just release them.  They are habituated to human contact and humans feeding them.  They will just hang around the waterfront.  You have to let them live out their remaining lifespan in captivity. 
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Municipal politicians finally seem to be taking an interest in our captive cetaceans, but is it all just politics as usual?
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Guest commentary by Janos Maté and Annelise Sorg
Do whales and dolphins suffer in captivity? That is the core question.
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This week's Pop Eye reminisces about Kurt Cobain and Nirvana.
While it was Nirvana’s night, it was the women who stole the show.
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Great read thanks for Sharing 😉
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What do you think of #Bitcoin and other digital currencies like it?
Innovative altcoin shines light on environmental impact of leading cryptocurrency.
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The Men play Electric Owl Social Club on Friday (April 18). See ya there.
The Brooklyn band doesn’t set out to mess with its fans’ expectations, but that’s what happens anyway.
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Ballet BC's U/NA is at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre next Thursday to Saturday (April 24 to 26).
Spanish choreographer Cayetano Soto headed to Munich to hone his craft; now he travels the world, and has a new work for Ballet B.C.
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