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The steady creep of sports bars across Vancouver

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

From my friend Jonathan, who posted this Google Maps screenshot along with the assessment “No comment.” It would please me to blame this sudden proliferation of sports bars on the damn Vancouver 2010 Olympics. However, though I’m sure the Olympics didn’t help, the causes predate 2010. For starters we have the pricing out of non-corporate culture through the condo-ization of the city and related real estate speculation and astronomical commercial rents. …read more