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A walk in the Park, Volume 222

WARDEN TRACKS... A lost gem from a band whose lead singer died 20 years ago this April; obviously I'm talking about Nirvana.  From the "non-album" album called "Incesticide," today's song chronicles an uneasy childhood afternoon.  BTW, the first "official" Nirvana Day will be held in Hoquiam, Washington, on April 10th, that's only four miles from where Kurt Cobain was born & raised.  In the meantime, some vintage Nirvana with "SLIVER," click the play button in the album graphic to the right.

Topic Of The Day: WHAT WOULD YOU ATTEMPT FOR A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD?  Call 780-451-8666, or click our Facebook, Twitter and Text (SMS) links at the top of this page.  The 2014 edition of the legendary "Guinness Book of World Records" is available now, get more info here.Mmmm

FUN, FESTIVALS, ETC... Deep Freeze Fest (January 11 & 12), Ice On Whyte (January 24 - February 2), Canadian Birkebeiner (February 7 & 8).

KIM JONG UN KILLS UNCLE WITH DOGS... Could be another hoax, but not necessarily out of the realm of reasonable doubt, considering the human rights violations and other indiscretions of North Korea & similar countries.  Believe it, or not, here.wicked awesome

SNOWBOARD / SKI SEASON IS ON... Plug into all the info you need for Rocky Mountain fun with the following links for Jasper's MARMOT BASIN, Banff's SUNSHINE VILLAGELake Louise, and the rest of Western Canada.  Plus, every Saturday & Sunday between 10am & 4pm Mountain time, WIN FREE LIFT PASSES FOR MARMOT BASIN!  Celebrate Marmot Basin's 50th birthday season with all the events, parties, riding, and "Celebrate Jasper" fun here.  JASPER IN JANUARY is coming too, and Marmot received 40 fresh cms of fluffy powder on Thursday!

UNITED STATES OF AMERIJUANICA UPDATE... A fake news story about people dying from POT overdoses in Colorado fooled lots of people over the past 36 hours, and it was a beauty, see below.  For yet another add-on to the whole GANJA issue in the U-S, click here.Herb Ho

From yesterday... COLORADO WEED DEATHS A HOAX, click here.

From yesterday... OUTDOOR HOCKEY IN L-A, with KISS, go here.

EDMONTON OILERS... Lost 5-2 to the Ducks in Anaheim last night.  They're back home for their next game tomorrow against the Tampa Bay Lightning.  Faceoff from Rexall Place is at 6:05pm Mountain time, watch it on Sportsnet West.F*ck you Sid

WORLD JUNIOR HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP... Canada lost their semi-final 5-1 to Finland today & play Russia for the Bronze medal tomorrow morning at 6:30am Mountain time.  Game wrap-up here, and catch tomorrow's tilt on TSN.

EDMONTON OIL KINGS... Doubled up on the Moose Jaw Warriors 6-3 last night, and tonight the Seattle Thunderbirds are here.  Faceoff from Rexall Place is at 7:05pm Mountain time, catch every game live on our brother station, TSN 1260.

EDMONTON RUSH... Had a huge 13-10 win over Colorado to kickoff the 2014 National Lacrosse League season last weekend.  They're back in action again one week from tonight with the Mammoth coming north to Edmonton.  Faceoff from Rexall Place is at 7:05pm Mountain time.

EPIC TUESDAYS AT EDEN... Hey ladies! DO YOU LIKE FREE MONEY?  Then join me every Tuesday night at Eden Exotic Entertainment and you could win $600 cash!  Rockstar Energy presents the Wet T-shirt Contest, and the action returns in just three days!  Click here for this week's entertainers, upcoming events, & more.

Comments?  Suggestions?  Contact me by FacebookTwitter, or email.  Thanks for rippin' thu today's post, and I'll talk to you again tomorrow at 10am Mountain time, cheers!

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