Culture in Southern Alberta: A Trip to Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Earlier this year we took a visit to Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, an aboriginal culture site in Southern Alberta.  For thousands of years the Blackfoot people used this site as a mass kill hunt site to provide food, tools, and clothing for their people.  There is now an interpretive center on the site that provides … Continue reading Culture in Southern Alberta: A Trip to Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Stormtroopers Looking Cool: Star Wars #21

I bought this issue solely for the cover: It looks just like a vintage propaganda poster.  The imagery of the Stormtroopers as strong defenders of the Empire, looking implacable is just breathtaking.  This cover is just plain beautiful.  There is also some really neat imagery: The story itself comes from the perspective of a Stormtrooper. … Continue reading Stormtroopers Looking Cool: Star Wars #21