The 10 most read blog posts of the 2021/22 school year
Whether it’s a listicle, a scathing satire, or a parody number so good even Reddit loves it, the blog is here all year round to try to make you laugh.
Humor is the game and Ubyssian blog is the name. Here are the ten statistically most read blog posts of the 2021/22 school year.
Author: Shanai Tanwar / File photo: Chirag Sharatkumar
Make an appointment with The Point and flex all those flex dollars you have. Head to Wreck Beach and be cursed with sand in your shoes for all eternity. Written by our dating columnist, Shanai Tanwar, this is one article you won’t want to miss!
Author: Kyla Flynn / File photo: Arjun Hair
The siesta is great. Napping on random sofas around campus is even better. So dust off your silk sleep mask and get to work!
Author: Joshua Azizi / File photo: Sam Barringer
It’s no secret that finding accommodation in Vancouver is difficult. This 2017 coin arrived in a pouch. You will be able to find a place in no time!
Author: Thomas McLeod / Photo archive: Isabella Falsetti
This award-winning article written by blog and opinion editor Thomas McLeod answers the age-old question that has plagued our society for millennia – is it really inconvenient to run for the bus. The answer? Well, you have to read the article to find out.
Author: Iman Janmohamed / Photo archive: Geoff Lister
From the nice boy to the gas-loving asshole, to the many business-savvy sluts, your terrible ex-boyfriends can really weigh you down. Just as UBC can really take a toll on you. But at least your ex-boyfriend won’t raise tuition… he’s a nice guy!
Author: Tait Gamble / File photo: Yi Yang
In October, the blog’s lead writer Tait Gamble wrote about events taking place in the Lower Mainland to commemorate Orange Shirt Day.
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Author: Jackson Dagger / Photo archive: Cherihan Hassun
Do you remember December 2021? To remember exam season in December 2021? Yes, we don’t want either. But take a breath of the past and relive those few weeks through this piece.
Author: Gia Khanna / Photo archive: Isabella Falsetti
Do you have a divine complex? We have what you need. Read this article to find out where you can live out your main character fantasies.
Author: Hannah Dam / File Photo: Victoria Lee
In this perhaps too honest review, Hannah Dam explores UBC merch and whether or not the merch is worth spending your whole paycheck at once.
TLDR: It is not. You look like a freshman.
Author: Shyla Gheek / File photo: The Ubyssian
BREAKING: There are now three Timmies on campus. This totally science-based stunt journalism piece goes in depth to find out which Tim Hortons is the best.