Originally posted on Global News:
BC1, B.C.’s first 24-hour news channel, launched on March 14.
While it is carried on some Shaw stations, BC1 is not yet available on all networks.
In the Lower Mainland, Shaw customers will have two options to watch BC1, on 21 for SD and 216 for HD.
Outside the Lower Mainland, BC1 is carried on channel 111.
BC1 SD (CH 21) or (CH 111) is only available for Shaw customers with a cable box.
On CH 21 Analog cable, there is no longer a channel present.
BC 1 HD (CH 216) is only available for Shaw customers with a newer model cable box.
On older cable boxes the viewer may only hear the sound but not see pictures.
BC 1 is not yet available on Shaw Direct satellite receivers
BC 1 is not available on Telus Optik TV
BC 1 is not available on Bell ExpressVu
Please contact your service…
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Originally posted on April Auditions Another Spring:
ALL PHOTOS COPYRIGHT PHIL MENGER 2013
Children in Awe
Quoting Robert Bly
He has smelly breath
From gum disease
My friend does
Not Robert Bly
That I know of
In a high class bar
She gives him that look
The one that makes you
Feel guilty even though
You most assuredly are.
Old TV shows assure you
There is always the wisdom
Of house hold tips. Or how to
Use CPR when someone strokes.
April 4, 2013
Search bodies for clues
Nevertheless Spring happens
Easing wrinkles into smiles
Women tearing up
A whiff of coffee
Reminds me of Frank
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Originally posted on Whatever:
There is a hole that can’t be filled. One of the greats has left us. Roger Ebert has passed away at the age of 70. suntm.es/Z4EIOF
— Suntimes (@Suntimes) April 4, 2013
I can’t say that I ever spoke to Roger Ebert, but I can say I was once in the same room with him — specifically, the critics’ screening room in Chicago, where as the entertainment editor for my college newspaper I watched a terrible movie called Farewell to the King, and he and Gene Siskel were there as well, sitting, if I remember correctly, in the back of the little theater. Other critics were snarking and catcalling the screen (I mentioned it wasn’t a very good film), and either Siskel or Ebert (it was dark and I was facing the screen) told them to shut it. They shut it. After the movie was done I rode down…
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