Shawn Conner is a freelance journalist and copywriter with a passion for pop culture. He is currently at the Vancouver Sun, where he writes on arts, entertainment, health, business and marshmallows. Previous credits include the Georgia Straight, the Globe and Mail and the Comics Journal. For fun and bankruptcy he also edits and publishes the online Vancouver arts and entertainment magazine The Snipe News (http://www.thesnipenews.com/). He lives in East Vancouver with his girlfriend Robyn and two grey cats.