Mad Science!

Not long ago, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage were making headlines for an infamous accident with an out-of-control cannonball. But now, the science-loving MythBusters duo is crossing the continent on a tour that brings them to Vancouver this weekend for two live stage shows. In their honour, we take a look back at the 10 best myths that MythBusters has ever busted — or, in fact, confirmed.
By Rob Howatson

Idol Time

American Idol is back for an all-new round, but this time, without a single shakeup behind the judges’ table.
By Jay Bobbin

Q&A: Christina Applegate

The Up All Night star talks about how her own experience of being a new mom is reflected in her latest TV comedy role.
By Brent Furdyk

Gadget Guide

You still can’t make a phone call with the latest iPod Touch, but as a portable media player, it’s tough to beat.
By Shawn Conner


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Dirty Laundry with Patrick Maliha
Award-winning comedian Patrick Maliha takes a lighthearted look at the week's hottest Hollywood gossip.

The Buzz
From new shows and cancellations, to rising stars and celebrity high jinks, keep up with the fast-moving world of TV and online entertainment.

Sports Scene
Vancouver sportswriter Ian Walker checks out the week's top stories from the wide world of sports.

Puzzle Pages
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Real Life
An in-depth look at reality shows that don't necessarily feature bikinis, beefcake and bleeped-out dialogue.

Gadget Guide
An overview and reviews of the latest gadgets and gizmos new to market, highlighting what they do and what they can do for you.

Celebrity Style
Which celebrities dress to kill and which should kill their designers? A panel of Vancouver fashion mavens put their two cents in, judging a different celeb's fashion do's and don'ts each week.

Top 10 Things To Do
Looking for something to do? This fast-paced column highlights some of the more unique events and activities going on around town.

Web World
From the cool and quirky to the outright bizarre, Kristen Hilderman covers the stuff online that everyone's talking about. Each week she brings you three quick picks - be it website, video or trend - from the online universe.

Hot App!
Looking at the week ahead, TVW lists and reviews the hot new entertainment-related Apps that you will need or could use in your daily life.

Tech Talk
Our TVW experts on digital technology answer reader questions to help you make sense of technology in your daily life.

Game On
Gamer Michael Small looks at the multi-billion-dollar world of online gaming while remaining faithful to the console crusaders waiting for the next big play.

Under the Radar
Missed a fantastic show the first time around? "Under the Radar" highlights feature programs that weren't easy to find when they did but are now available on DVD, online or through On Demand services.

Sound & Vision
Movies and music meet as columnist Greg Potter rates and reviews the week's new DVD, CD and online movie releases.