On this special short edition of The Gateway Presents, we celebrate the Gateway’s 103rd birthday by telling some birthday stories and talking about The Gateway’s history.
Ron Woodroof’s life is one of constant debauchery, highlighted by drug addiction, alcoholism and hypersexuality. When the homophobic electrician and amateur rodeo cowboy is diagnosed with HIV AIDS, he reacts with disbelief and anger, beginning Dallas Buyers Club, a powerful story of one man’s resilience amidst the 1980s AIDS epidemic from Canadian director Jean-Marc Vallée.
I’m about 99 per cent sure Lorde is the absolute coolest 16-year-old who’s ever lived. Her debut album Pure Heroine’s two biggest singles, “Royals” and “Tennis Court,” both serve up some seriously iconic makeup looks in their music videos. Here’s a quick step-by-step to recreate her look in “Tennis Court.”
Rarely, in any sport, are the two top teams in the country located in the same conference. But when last week’s home-and-home tilt between the only two undefeated teams in the country, the first-ranked University of Alberta Golden Bears and the second-ranked University of Calgary Dinos, resulted in both teams suffering their first defeats of the season, fans in both of Alberta’s largest cities got to see the top two teams in the nation lock horns during regular season conference play.