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Review: Kill the Messenger

Posted September 2, 2015 by Anonymous

    Two-time Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner (“The Bourne Legacy”) leads an all-star cast in a dramatic thriller based on the remarkable true story of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary…

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No McDonalds all day breakfast for Canada

Posted September 2, 2015 by Special to MoneySense

No McMuffin past 11 a.m. for you!

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Parents feeling the pinch of supporting adult children

Posted September 2, 2015 by Special to MoneySense

Two-thirds of parents are supporting adult kids

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The Mend Is A Blend Of Confusion And Emptiness

Posted September 1, 2015 by Anonymous

  Synopsis:A comic drama about rage, doubt, lust, madness, and other brotherly hand-me-downs.     The Mend is one of those puzzling films where you don’t know if you just…

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Quarter of Canadians living paycheque to paycheque

Posted September 1, 2015 by Special to MoneySense

Majority have less than $10,000 in emergency funds, BMO finds

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5 things to know about the latest GDP numbers

Posted September 1, 2015 by Special to MoneySense

Household consumption climbed 0.6%

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PayPal launches peer-to-peer payments

Posted September 1, 2015 by Special to MoneySense

Aims to disrupt traditional banks

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The elusive middle class

Posted September 1, 2015 by Anonymous

We can’t define it or agree if it’s thriving or suffering. But that won’t stop political parties from promising to help the middle class

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August weather

Posted August 31, 2015 by Jennifer A. Jilks

August came in like a lion and continues to roar! With about
half this amount of rain in July, we were good here in SE Ontario.

June had 156 mm.

Aug. 29 
Massive winds in dry Vancouver. They lost lots of trees as well as power. Authorities clos…

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No Escape Is The Most Terrifying Movie Of The Year

Posted August 26, 2015 by Anonymous

  Synopsis: In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape in an…

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Swanberg’s Sweet and Satisfying “Digging for Fire” + a Q&A with the Director

Posted August 25, 2015 by Anonymous

Synopsis:  Tim, a high school teacher who is feeling his age, and and his wife, Lee, a yoga teacher and young mother, decide to hide away in a house in…

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Drayton Festivities

Posted August 23, 2015 by James Bow

I see that despite my attempts to post to this blog more often, I’ve fallen back and made a five day gap in my posts. Oh, well. But I have been working. On Friday, I completed outlines on two…

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Smellorama

Posted August 5, 2015 by James Bow

As some of you know, Erin has stepped away to Mongolia. She left on Sunday for New York and Vivian, Nora and I took her down to the airport to see her off. The girls are in good spirits, though…

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Ex Machina, What I’m Writing, and Things

Posted July 25, 2015 by James Bow

So, finding ourselves with a rare childless evening, Erin and I rented Ex Machina yesterday. This is a story about an uber-genius software billionaire having invented AI (played by Alicia Vikander) bringing aboard this brilliant computer coder to perform a…

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Exclusive: Inside Washington’s Quest to Bring Down Edward Snowden

Posted June 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Exclusive: Inside Washington’s Quest to Bring Down Edward Snowden

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Senate Approves Major Changes to Surveillance Laws in Passing USA Freedom Act

Posted June 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Senate Approves Major Changes to Surveillance Laws in Passing USA Freedom Act

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Swipe Left or Right? Some Experts Blame Dating Apps for a Rise in STDs

Posted May 29, 2015 by Anonymous

Swipe Left or Right? Some Experts Blame Dating Apps for a Rise in STDs

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The State Department Will Start Releasing Hillary Clinton’s Emails June 30

Posted May 27, 2015 by Anonymous

The State Department Will Start Releasing Hillary Clinton’s Emails June 30

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Iran’s “Judge of Death” Presides Over Washington Post Reporter’s Trial

Posted May 26, 2015 by Anonymous

Iran’s “Judge of Death” Presides Over Washington Post Reporter’s Trial

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Islamic State Warns of ‘Black Days’ for Saudi Arabia as Bomber in Mosque Attack Is Identified

Posted May 24, 2015 by Anonymous

Islamic State Warns of ‘Black Days’ for Saudi Arabia as Bomber in Mosque Attack Is Identified

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Video Shows Frenzied Clash at Protest Over Plan to Build Massive Copper Mine in Peru

Posted May 24, 2015 by Anonymous

Video Shows Frenzied Clash at Protest Over Plan to Build Massive Copper Mine in Peru

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Protesters Are Going to Hit the Streets This Weekend in Over 400 Cities to March Against Monsanto

Posted May 23, 2015 by Anonymous

Protesters Are Going to Hit the Streets This Weekend in Over 400 Cities to March Against Monsanto

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Microbeads Kill Animals and Destroy the Environment, So California May Ban Them

Posted May 23, 2015 by Anonymous

Microbeads Kill Animals and Destroy the Environment, So California May Ban Them

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With a Deadline Looming, the Fate of the PATRIOT Act Is in Limbo

Posted May 22, 2015 by Anonymous

With a Deadline Looming, the Fate of the PATRIOT Act Is in Limbo

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Grand Jury Indicts Six Baltimore Officers Involved in Freddie Gray’s Death

Posted May 22, 2015 by Anonymous

Grand Jury Indicts Six Baltimore Officers Involved in Freddie Gray’s Death

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Major Cancer Charities Shut Down Amid $187-Million Donation Scam

Posted May 21, 2015 by Anonymous

Major Cancer Charities Shut Down Amid $187-Million Donation Scam

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California Pipeline Spill Dumps 21,000 Gallons of Oil into the Pacific Ocean

Posted May 20, 2015 by Anonymous

California Pipeline Spill Dumps 21,000 Gallons of Oil into the Pacific Ocean

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New Video Gives Fresh Insight into What Happened During Freddie Gray’s Arrest

Posted May 20, 2015 by Anonymous

New Video Gives Fresh Insight into What Happened During Freddie Gray’s Arrest

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Obama and Congress Establish Nationwide ‘Blue Alert’ System for Threats Against Police

Posted May 20, 2015 by Anonymous

Obama and Congress Establish Nationwide ‘Blue Alert’ System for Threats Against Police

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Suicides Among Black Children Rise as Rates for Whites Drop: Study

Posted May 20, 2015 by Anonymous

Suicides Among Black Children Rise as Rates for Whites Drop: Study

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Spies, Lies, and Silicon Valley: Shane Smith Interviews Ashton Carter (Part 4)

Posted May 19, 2015 by Anonymous

Spies, Lies, and Silicon Valley: Shane Smith Interviews Ashton Carter (Part 4)

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The Watchdog, the Whistleblower, and the Secret CIA Torture Report

Posted May 19, 2015 by Anonymous

The Watchdog, the Whistleblower, and the Secret CIA Torture Report

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The Military Equipment Gravy Train Is Ending for Local Police Departments

Posted May 18, 2015 by Anonymous

The Military Equipment Gravy Train Is Ending for Local Police Departments

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How Does the US Leave Afghanistan? – Shane Smith Interviews Ashton Carter (Part 3)

Posted May 18, 2015 by Anonymous

How Does the US Leave Afghanistan? – Shane Smith Interviews Ashton Carter (Part 3)

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Lithuania Thinks the Russians Are Coming—and It’s Preparing with Wargames

Posted May 18, 2015 by Katie Engelhart

Lithuania Thinks the Russians Are Coming—and It’s Preparing with Wargames

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Migrants Face Kidnappings, Torture, and Forced Labor on Hellish Journey to Southeast Asia

Posted May 17, 2015 by Anonymous

Migrants Face Kidnappings, Torture, and Forced Labor on Hellish Journey to Southeast Asia

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US Troops Killed a Top Islamic State Leader and Captured His Wife in a Raid in Syria

Posted May 17, 2015 by Anonymous

US Troops Killed a Top Islamic State Leader and Captured His Wife in a Raid in Syria

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Why Africa Might Be ‘The Market of the Future’ For Illegal Drugs

Posted May 16, 2015 by Anonymous

Why Africa Might Be ‘The Market of the Future’ For Illegal Drugs

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Madison Authorities Release Footage Showing Cop Firing Fatal Bullets at Tony Robinson

Posted May 14, 2015 by Anonymous

Madison Authorities Release Footage Showing Cop Firing Fatal Bullets at Tony Robinson

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