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Audiences Will Check-In to The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Posted March 6, 2015 by Kenny Miles

  THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL is the expansionist dream of Sonny (Dev Patel), and it’s making more claims on his time than he has available, considering his imminent…

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Neil Blomkamp’s Chappie is Barely Better than Crappy

Posted March 6, 2015 by Ryan

  Synopsis: In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first…

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Red Army Flawlessly Blends Hockey and History

Posted March 6, 2015 by Kenny Miles

From Oscar (R) nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmakers, RED ARMY is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey…

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Mexican Drug Lord Lived in a Cave and Was Caught Because His Girlfriend Brought Him Birthday Cake

Posted March 5, 2015 by Anonymous

Mexican Drug Lord Lived in a Cave and Was Caught Because His Girlfriend Brought Him Birthday Cake

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Rikers Island Inmates Tear Into Locked Room to Save Prison Officer from Rape

Posted March 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Rikers Island Inmates Tear Into Locked Room to Save Prison Officer from Rape

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On the Line: Environment Editor Robert Eshelman Answers Your Questions Live

Posted March 4, 2015 by Anonymous

On the Line: Environment Editor Robert Eshelman Answers Your Questions Live

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David Petraeus to Plead Guilty to Giving His Mistress Access to His Classified ‘Black Books’

Posted March 3, 2015 by Anonymous

David Petraeus to Plead Guilty to Giving His Mistress Access to His Classified ‘Black Books’

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Book Review: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Posted March 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Image via My husband asked me the other day if I had changed the password on his phone. My negative reply caused us to pause for a moment before turning to our daughter. Let’s just say that she needs to […]

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North Korea Launches Two Missiles in Protest Over US-South Korea Military Drills

Posted March 2, 2015 by Anonymous

North Korea Launches Two Missiles in Protest Over US-South Korea Military Drills

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Protesters Denounce Detainment and Abuse at Alleged Chicago Police ‘Black Site’

Posted March 1, 2015 by Anonymous

Protesters Denounce Detainment and Abuse at Alleged Chicago Police ‘Black Site’

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Activists Want to Send These Alcoholic Russian Bears to Rehab in Romania

Posted February 28, 2015 by Anonymous

Activists Want to Send These Alcoholic Russian Bears to Rehab in Romania

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February weather

Posted February 28, 2015 by Jennifer A. Jilks

February is about windchill! We had a few dumps of snow, but mostly just 1 or 2cm in a day. It’s been really cold for weeks, with -20 C. most mornings.

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DVD Review: Birdman

Posted February 27, 2015 by Anonymous

    Synopsis: A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to…

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Video Shows Islamic State Smashing Ancient Artifacts in Mosul

Posted February 27, 2015 by Anonymous

Video Shows Islamic State Smashing Ancient Artifacts in Mosul

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What We Do In The Shadows is One of 2015’s Funniest Movies

Posted February 27, 2015 by Kenny Miles

  WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS chronicles the adventures of four vampire roommates trying to get by in a modern world that’s not always hospitable to the undead. Clement…

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Five Themes for Poets (and Other Text-Loving Bloggers)

Posted February 25, 2015 by Ben Huberman

Whether it’s a haiku or an epic, your words should look great on all screens.

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Well, that’s Optimistic

Posted February 22, 2015 by James Bow

To be fair, that sign wasn’t put up by a neighbour with delusions of King Canute. Rather, it’s strict instructions from the condominium association to the snow clearing crews that this is not a place to dump said snow….

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McFarland, USA: An All-American Disney Tale Filled With Triumph

Posted February 20, 2015 by Anonymous

  Synopsis: A former football coach transforms a small-town high school cross-country team into the best team in the state.      Disney does it again. McFarland, USA is a…

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A Year of Reading the World: A Q&A with Ann Morgan

Posted February 20, 2015 by Cheri Lucas Rowlands

In 2012, Ann Morgan launched a book blog and read her way around the globe. This month, she published her first book, based on this literary journey.

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Song of the Sea: Enchanting Oscar Nominated Film Won Me Over

Posted February 20, 2015 by Kenny Miles

From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated “The Secret of Kells” comes a breathtakingly gorgeous, hand-drawn masterpiece. Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, “Song of the Sea” tells…

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My 28 Day Miracle Skin Transformation

Posted February 19, 2015 by Anonymous

When I think of an overnight face cream, I think of my Grandma and her big jar of Ponds. I think thick, sticky and unpleasant. Basically, I think of this: That was until 28 days ago when Garnier introduced me […]

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Book Review: All the Bright Places By Jennifer Niven

Posted February 17, 2015 by Anonymous

There’s a lookout tower in Dorset, Ontario, that owns me. It’s a hundred-foot tall steel structure that provides a beautiful view of the surrounding lakes. Or so I’ve been told. It’s one of those scenic towers with grated steps. You […]

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Review: Fists 2 Fists 2: Weapon of Choice

Posted February 14, 2015 by Anonymous

    Fist 2 Fist 2 is an ambitious all-around attempt for Jino Kang. The movie is not to be confused with a previous Jino Kang film named Fist 2…

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Thirteen Years Ago Today

Posted February 13, 2015 by James Bow

Thirteen years ago today, I started this blog. I started it in quiet obscurity and it grew and changed, and changed again, and now has returned to the obscurity with which it began. Okay, that’s not quite true. Blogging has…

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Fun Stuff For Families At The Canadian International AutoShow

Posted February 13, 2015 by Sonya

This weekend, the Canadian International AutoShow (CIAS) is in Toronto. And while it might not seem like your first pick for a family outing, it’s actually a great place to spend some time with the kids. The spectacular show runs from February […]

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Scuba Diving As A Family: What You Need to Know

Posted February 13, 2015 by Jen

Recently my family and I decided to take on a new adventure together. During our visit to Beaches Resort in Turks and Caicos we decided to sign up to get our resort diving certification as a family. Many resorts offer […]

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The Islamic State Is Burying Children Alive and Crucifying Them, Says UN

Posted February 5, 2015 by Anonymous

The Islamic State Is Burying Children Alive and Crucifying Them, Says UN

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Leaked Detail About New Chinese Aircraft Carrier Leaves Bigger Questions Unanswered

Posted February 5, 2015 by Anonymous

Leaked Detail About New Chinese Aircraft Carrier Leaves Bigger Questions Unanswered

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US Secrecy Slammed After New Claims That Saudi Royals Supported Al Qaeda

Posted February 5, 2015 by Anonymous

US Secrecy Slammed After New Claims That Saudi Royals Supported Al Qaeda

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Ross Ulbricht Was Just Convicted of Running the Silk Road

Posted February 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Ross Ulbricht Was Just Convicted of Running the Silk Road

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Five Themes for Writers and Readers

Posted February 4, 2015 by Cheri Lucas Rowlands

Five elegant themes for a smooth writing and reading experience.

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Video Shows TransAsia Flight Crashing into River, Killing At Least 16

Posted February 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Video Shows TransAsia Flight Crashing into River, Killing At Least 16

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Secret Video Shows Horrific Animal Abuse in UK Halal Slaughterhouse

Posted February 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Secret Video Shows Horrific Animal Abuse in UK Halal Slaughterhouse

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Nuclear Energy Could Be the Key to Fighting Global Warming

Posted February 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Nuclear Energy Could Be the Key to Fighting Global Warming

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Book Review: Before I Go By Colleen Oakley

Posted February 3, 2015 by Anonymous

The day my mom was diagnosed with cancer we cut her hair short and dyed it purple. The colour description on the box said “Rich Mahogany,” but we decided to add the colour booster because, really, why the heck not? […]

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The Real Reason the US Military Is Suddenly So Secretive About Afghanistan

Posted February 2, 2015 by Anonymous

The Real Reason the US Military Is Suddenly So Secretive About Afghanistan

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Exclusive: CIA Interrogations Took Place on British Territory of Diego Garcia, Senior Bush Administration Official Says

Posted January 30, 2015 by Ben Bryant,

Exclusive: CIA Interrogations Took Place on British Territory of Diego Garcia, Senior Bush Administration Official Says

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The Silk Road Boss Allegedly Encouraged the Hells Angels to Kill a Blackmailer

Posted January 30, 2015 by Anonymous

The Silk Road Boss Allegedly Encouraged the Hells Angels to Kill a Blackmailer

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Texas Plans to Execute a Man with a 67 IQ Tonight

Posted January 29, 2015 by Anonymous

Texas Plans to Execute a Man with a 67 IQ Tonight

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The Strange Case of Darren Wilson’s Mysterious Disappearing Duty Belt

Posted January 29, 2015 by Anonymous

The Strange Case of Darren Wilson’s Mysterious Disappearing Duty Belt

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