Sgt. Chris Karigiannis became famous for a letter he wrote to Maclean’s about our university cover girl. He died last week in Afghanistan.By MICHAEL FRISCOLANTI, MARTIN PATRIQUIN, NICHOLAS KÖHLER, Kate Lunau21 min
THAT RECEDING HAIRLINE? The mythical happy Canadian is most likely over age 65—the demographic home of the highest number of happy Canadians, by far. SURE, HE’S A FEW POUNDS OVERWEIGHT, but he likes the way he looks. And like most of us, he wouldn’t do much to change it.By KEN MACQUEEN14 min
When Quentin Tarantino appeared on The Jimmy Kimmel Show in April to plug his latest film, the schlockand-maw double feature Grindhouse, he brought with him a fittingly depraved piece of movie merchandise—a boxed action figure modelled on his character in the film.By ANNE KINGSTON12 min
Q What is the Clinton-Giustra Sustainable Growth Initiative? A: It’s an anti-poverty initiative for the developing world, and it will use the resources and on-the-ground know-how of the mining industry—because mining takes place in almost every country on this planet—combined with the implementation skills of the Clinton Foundation, to develop programs in each country, specific to that country, that will help create sustainable economic development.
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