Style At Mac returns with their annual fashion show
Mar22

Style At Mac returns with their annual fashion show

By: Hafsa Sahki When different areas of the arts come together to create a fun eventful show, what emerges is a diverse and exciting event. Style At Mac’s annual fashion show is back after a year-long absence. This year’s team has focused on showcasing fashion from different countries, searching for local artists and reaching out to McMaster arts clubs. Style At Mac was absent during the 2016-2017 academic year. As SAM Vice President...

J’aime lesbian chiens French artist Diane “Obom” Obomsawin creates profound feminist comics and animations
Mar22

J’aime lesbian chiens French artist Diane “Obom” Obomsawin creates profound feminist comics and animations

By: Hess Sahlollbey Two anthropomorphic dog-women lay on a Grecian style bed in bliss while a cherub plays a horn amidst a mustard yellow background. The cover of J’aime les filles (I Like Girls) by Diane “Obom” Obomswin firmly establishes its surreal presentation. A Montréal-based comics creator, Obomsawin originally lived abroad in France for 20 years before moving to Quebec permanently in the 80s. Rent made Montréal more affordable...

Using the F******* word She’s the First McMaster hosts art showcase to discuss stigma around feminism
Mar08

Using the F******* word She’s the First McMaster hosts art showcase to discuss stigma around feminism

By: Suzany Manimaran On one side of the room, people gazed at the wall of vibrant artwork, taking in the intricate line art drawings and detailed paintings. On the other, performers were shaking off their nerves as they waited for the show to open, preparing to share their reflections on “the f word”. She’s the First McMaster titled their second annual The F******* Word arts showcase, referencing the stigma associated with “feminism”....

Keeping it in the family Born Ruffians new album reunites original members and pays tribute to their fathers
Mar01

Keeping it in the family Born Ruffians new album reunites original members and pays tribute to their fathers

By: Vanessa Polojac Born Ruffians welcomes back original drummer Steve Hamelin to create their most personal album to date, all while reuniting a life-long group of friends. Uncle, Duke and the Chief is a homage to their biggest fans; their fathers. The 15-year industry veterans include Luke Lalonde (vocals and guitar), Mitch DeRosier (bass guitar) and Steve Hamelin (drums), but their history in music stretches farther than their own...

Choosing your first sex toy!
Feb15

Choosing your first sex toy!

By: Susie Ellis Getting a sex toy for the first time can be an overwhelming experience. There are an incredible number of toys to choose from, like vibrators, dildos, butt plugs, rabbits, suction toys and even fucking-machines. The amount of materials, brands and options out there can make it hard to pick the right toy for your body. I’m a veteran sex toy reviewer, who’s had many different things pass through my orifices, so I’m here...