Sunday 26th April 2015,
the griff
  • A photo of the Crashed Grass trials that were held in Helsinki. Illustration by Meowison Kerr/The Grief

    Joke issue: Red Bull continues to take over our lives

    While Edmonton was still reeling from the excitement and suspense that was Red Bull Crashed Ice, the energy drink giant announced a new event that is coming to the city: Red Bull Crashed Grass.

  • Pre-season cheerleading tryouts took place during spring training. CREDIT: Bud Selig/The grief

    Joke issue: Manfred makes moves

    In one of his first changes as the new commissioner of Major League Baseball, Rob Manfred issued a mandatory cheerleading routine for all outfielders to perform between each play.

  • This is one of the most scenic places in Edmonton. Photo by Mack Male/ Flickr Creative Commons

    Joke issue: top five places to visit in YEG

    Are you a fan of amusement parks? Looking for an adventure? Hop in your vehicle and ride that rust-bucket down to 98 Avenue in front of the Muttart Conservatory! Get an up close view of

  • This is where your breakfast club breakfast is coming from. Photo by Madison Kerr/ the Grief

    Joke issue: hegemony for breakfast

    It started out as a fine day for Knickerbocker, and as she strode down the streets toward the monolithic towers of MacEwan, she could almost taste the fluffy pancakes of SAMU’s monthly free breakfast on

People can no longer afford this kind of luxury. Photo by Lizwest1/ Flickr Creative Commons
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Death comes for us all. Well, at least it is supposed to. As the Alberta budget fumbles around like a bag in the wind there seems to be a few changes that are turning some [...]

Photo by Alex Bowyer/ Flickr Creative Commons

Joke issue: Nutrition and intimacy on campus

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Joke Issue: Parking: a ring of fire

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Photo by Madison Kerr/ the grief
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fter I had to flee Albuquerque to evade Hank and the cops, I decided to go to the one place where no one could find me — space, the final frontier. Aboard my [...]

Photo by Nullrend/ Flickr Creative Commons

Joke issue: Noel Gallagher is mad at himself

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We shouldn't be wasting our time on this chump. Photo by Paul Inkles/ Flickr Creative Commons
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Babies take 16 years to become functional, and then another four to five years before they become contributing members of society. If we invested that same amount of time into another species, such as lions [...]

This is one of the most scenic places in Edmonton. Photo by Mack Male/ Flickr Creative Commons

Joke issue: top five places to visit in YEG

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Buffalo Sabres buy tank to ensure first overall draft pick in NHL. Photo supplied by Madison Kerr/ The grief
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In an effort to ensure their best chance to draft first overall in the upcoming NHL Entry Draft, the Buffalo Sabres purchased a tank on Monday afternoon. [...]

The battle of brawn to help recover Alberta's economy. Photo supplied by Madison Kerr.

Joke issue: Rogers Place to be repurposed

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I spend the day chasing this, and all I got was this photo. Photo by Kate Ter Haar/ Flickr Creative Commons
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My day with a Vice writer was one of the strangest occurrences of my life. Making contact with the writer was a difficult enough task itself; when I did, he demanded I meet him at [...]

What is Updog?

Joke issue: updog, what is it?

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MacEwan’s Month of Music

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Hot Dogs - photo by National Cancer Institute/ WIkimedia commons

The man who sells hotdogs

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