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The Emmys Offer Further Proof That Awards Shows Need to Change or Go Away

It’s like a bad dream that everyone keeps having but its the same dream.  A room full of beautiful Hollywood people, many of them in horrendous dresses, have their names called to accept an award.  A look of shock and … Continue reading

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Generations Apart: The Legacy of Chuck Berry

Chuck! Chuck! It’s Marvin….your cousin, Marvin Berry! You know that new sound you’ve been looking for? Well, listen to this… It is one of the most memorable scenes of the 1980s as Marty McFly from 1985 rocks out to the … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season to Be…Early?

You may have noticed that the Christmas season is underway. Unless you don’t go online, watch TV, listen to the radio or leave your house, chances are that you’re aware. Historically, the colourful argument for this time of year was … Continue reading

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The Tragedy of the Hip

Over the past few months, leading up to the Tragically Hip’s final show in Kingston, there have been many articles written about the situation.  As a long-time fan of the band, I found myself unsure about a “final” tour.  Although … Continue reading

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Netflix Does It Again With ‘The Fundamentals of Caring’

In case you haven’t noticed, this little streaming service called Netflix has been slowly taking over the world of film and television.  Not satisfied with just streaming existing movies and TV shows, CEO Reed Hastings decided it was time to … Continue reading

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Musical Wellness for the Soul

“If music be the food of love, play on.”  That is a line from Twelfth Night and is the only line of Shakespeare that I remember from high school.  Funny how you don’t realize what is being taught to you … Continue reading

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Sepp Blatter: Future NBA Commissioner?

I want to predicate this rant by saying that I am not bitching and griping about the Raptors getting beat.  The Cavaliers were the better team by far and I expected them to win the series.  It’s the unofficial help … Continue reading

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