The Scene

In very poor taste


This commentary will likely offend people and I unapologetically say that is not my problem. What I am concerned about is the fact that theatre shows in this country are not what they used to be and a case in point is the Mori J’ Von Comedy Jam. 0

Talking shop: Owl City

(BBC) Owl City has taken the UK singles chart by storm with his debut track “Fireflies”, a catchy ditty written while 23-year-old Minnesota native Adam Young was suffering from a bout of insomnia. 0

Mash fantasy

Culture Box I have had the “luck” of having to work every Mashramani Day for the past three years. Make that four this year. 0

No flipping pancakes for me

Guyanese-styled Pancakes (aka Malasadas) (Photo by Cynthia Nelson)

Hi Everyone, You can flip all you like, I prefer my pancakes dropped; that’s way I grew up having them, and even though I’ve mastered the art of flipping, I have to tell you, there’s only one way I want my pancakes – dropped! 8

Pandama: Refuge and more


Just over a year ago, in January, 2009, The Scene visited Warren and Tracy Douglas’s refuge, Pandama Retreat, on the Linden-Soesdyke Highway and chatted with them about their vision and plans for the 17-acre refuge they were just about to open to the public. 0