Kurtis Rideout

If I'm not at the thrift store or bumming around campus with Zach you can probably find me at home or in the Sputnik office putting in work on my laptop. My only passion aside from writing is producing music and if I'm not doing that I'm probably watching X-Files.

More Life: More than an album

When I saw that Drake finally dropped his More Life playlist, I instantly began clearing space on my phone to make room for it. You hear a lot of people say things like ‘I’m going to wait for the hype […]

The hipster paradox

For some reason the word hipster often brings up disdain when brought into a conversation – especially when that conversation is with a hipster. Don’t get me wrong, hearing the word hipster in a sentence with my name used to […]

#NASH79 in review

Members from various student publications recently gathered in Fredericton for the 79th annual NASH conference, organized by the Canadian University Press (CUP). Representatives from Laurier included various editors and photographers from its respective student publications, including ten from The Cord, […]

The Catfish Experience

With their profile pictures curated from Google images, their short contact list which might have one or two common friends, and a wall completely devoid of any actual social interaction, it’s almost as if they made the account yesterday just […]