Lifestyle Archive: 2013

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The critical and satirical

The audience laughs as Jon Stewart mocks the outcry against Obama’s latest push for more gun control, but there’s a sober message behind his tone.Continue...

QJPolitics: Out of touch in America

Sometimes American politics is downright laughable. The “fiscal cliff” debate was the latest in a series of manufactured crises which serve as the landmarks for this unfolding comedy. This most...Continue...

Food Photography Spotlight

By Allan Mai (ArtSci ’13)
Contributor

It pretty much all started when I moved into my house in second-year and gained access to a kitchen; no meal plan meant I had to fend for...Continue...

Product Dupes

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

Product dupes : a university student’s best friend. In case you’re unfamiliar with the term, product dupes, or duplicates, are...Continue...

Men's Fall 2013 Fashion Week

By Veronica Saroli (ArtSci ’14)
Staff Writer

At London’s recently launched Men’s Fashion Week (the city’s first ever Autumn presentation) and Italy’s Pitti...Continue...

Students keeping their faith in sight

At Queen’s, toting your spirituality means more than getting the company of fellow religious students. It can end in some discomfort in this ever-secularized world.Continue...

Exchange Diaries: Preparing For Your Exchange

By Jonny Klynkramer (ArtSci ’ 14)
Staff Writer

Here are a few things I wish somebody had told me before I left for India:
• Travel, travel, travel: Even if it's just day...Continue...

QJBlogs Recommends...

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

I’m not going to lie-when it comes to reading for pleasure, I have a habit of turning to Harry Potter when the opportunity presents itself. I’ve always...Continue...

QJSex: A beginner's guide to lube

We here at the SHRC are big fans of lubricant, aka lube. Lube reduces friction, making penetration and genital stimulation smoother and less painful (if applicable). Lube can also reduce the...Continue...

Take It From The Brits

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

I tend to regard the holidays as a time to catch up on TV seasons, books, movies and magazines. Over the past few weeks I tuned in to some quality...Continue...

Tabata

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

I committed to a Groupon exercise package over the holidays that introduced me to Tabata training, a method that I’ve found to be effective, efficient...Continue...

DIY: Zipper Detailing

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

With more than enough time on my hands over the holidays, I decided to take a trip to my local craft store and do a DIY day with a girlfriend. There’s...Continue...

Love in the curve of a bow

Three evenings a week, students make arrows fly across the Duncan McArthur Hall gym on West Campus, practising a skill that’s been around since the Stone Age.Continue...

1 Food, 5 Ways: Roast Chicken

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

For many of us, with the return of classes comes a return to tight budgets. With this in mind, there are many ways to economize in the kitchen, and one...Continue...

QJPop: T-Swift-"Maybe I'm the problem"

I’ll be straight with you. Yes, I do sing some T-Swift in the shower every now and then.

No one can deny that some of her tunes are super catchy.

Everyone is also very aware that...Continue...

Music Exposed: 90s R&B

By Johnny Yoo (ArtSci ’12)
Contributor

With the growing trend of electronic dance music (EDM) at Queen’s and throughout the world, I’ve been talking to my friends a lot lately about...Continue...

It's all in the search

Alleycat Antiques will never stop surprising customers.Continue...

New Year's Resolutions: Let's Get Real

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

It’s that time of the year again when New Year’s resolution lists are made. I’ll exercise everyday; cut out sugar; do my readings on...Continue...

Perspectives On The Perks Of Being A Wallflower

By Trilby Goouch
Blogs Editor

The Perks of Being A Wallflower is a must-see for those of you who witnessed or experienced bullying in high school. The movie is...Continue...

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