Moustache misread maddens Medicine Hat man

An Alberta man is suing his former East Vancouver neighbourhood for refusing to acknowledge the ironic ethos behind his 1970s moustache.

DJ McSweeney – now known as Bradley Brummond of Medicine Hat – launched a Defamation of Character lawsuit Wednesday, alleging that the defendants, a group of political progressives known as “The Hipsters” – engaged in “willful and repeated efforts to make him feel sad, old and uncool.”

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Skinny jean shortage reaches crisis point

TORONTO—“Finished?  Finished?” asks a woman collecting empties.  This is a typical scene at Trinity Bellwoods Park: small groups of young men in tight jeans sit in clusters, drinking beer and stroking their beards.  But it may become a scene from the past. Among a certain youth population in the city, there is growing concern.  A shortage is looming.

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