ROAM Winter Expo

From the team that brought you KNOWSHOW, Canada’s premiere lifestyle tradeshow for business-to-business, comes ROAM Winter Expo, an annual consumer trade exhibition launching in Vancouver this weekend, October 17th and 18th.


On this week's episode of OUR ION, What We Hate Wednesdays gets heated when D and Asa go head to head with a personal issue involving that “one friend.” You know, the one that takes forever to get ready. Don’t worry they have tips on how to deal with him/her.

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The Dude

“I bowl. Drive around. The occasional acid flashback.” Jeff Bridges' The Dude is one of the most iconic and beloved characters of the past twenty years. The bathrobe-wearing, White Russian-drinking, half-baked Eagles-hating American hero is a favorite to many—including, apparently, Michael Fassbender.


What is Basic? What is Basic Behaviour? On this segment of OUR ION, D and Asa discusses the stigma behind the stereotype of being basic. "It’s basically ok to be basic, so embrace it."

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In this episode of OUR ION, ION Magazine's Fashion Editor Deanna Palkowski and her Protégay Asa Fox discuss coffee, how you should take yours, and list some of their favourite cafés in Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver that you should try.

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OUR ION | Ep. 1 #WWHW: Fashion Events

ION Magazine's Fashion Editor Deanna Palkowski and her Protégay Asa Fox introduce to you OUR ION. Their debut segment is one of their personal favourites called #WWHW "What We Hate Wednesdays," where in this episode they bestow upon us tips on how to attend Fashion Events.

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Barrelman Bar Games | Up-In-Flames

The Hindenburg in association with Jameson Irish Whiskey and Kronenbourg 1664 invite you to the Barrelman Bar Games!

On July 1st Vancouver's greatest bar ladies and gents will compete for awesome prizes and, of course, bragging rights as the 2015 Jameson Barrelman Bar Champion. Come and watch the fun!

LUSH | #GayIsOk

What if your love was illegal? That’s the question Lush is asking as they kick off their global #GayIsOk campaign. Starting tomorrow to July 4th, Lush will be selling a special gold soap scented with their signature Love fragrance to help raise funds to support grassroots LGBTQ equality groups all over the world. Customers are encouraged to post a selfie with the fundraising Love Soap telling the world why they think #GayIsOk. 


This weekend (Friday and Saturday) the creative dance collective known as OURO is hosting an evening of contemporary and street dance, and will be premiering a 20-minute piece that they’ve been developing over the last six months.

Encyclopedia Hearsay | David Copperfield

The Encyclopedia Hearsay was founded on four principles: misinformation, rumours, half-remembered conversations, and outright lies. Anyone can contribute, so long as articles are written with no research whatsoever. If you are citing The Land Before Time as a source, or abusing footnotes like David Foster Wallace, you are on the right track...


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