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More M for Montreal recaps

For an in-depth look at one show I particularly enjoyed from this year’s 6th edition of the M for Montreal festival, check out my review of Doldrums at Casa Del Popolo in CJLO 1690AM’s online magazine, where you’ll also find tons of other great concert reviews. And, to hear things from a much, much, much […]

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OLSX Accused of Targeting London CEO

Souce: BBC Police arrested sixty protestors believed to be apart of Occupy London who stormed the Panton House Building this aftertoon.  The building is home to Mick Davis, CEO of Xstrata, one the largest mining companies in the world.   Kidnapping the 1% The police responded quickly to the protestors alledged intrusion with police in riot gear […]

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Now for something completely different: The Montreal Bach Festival

My boy Johann Sebastian Bach may attract a slightly different crowd than the festivals I usually post about, but I had the chance to check out Montreal’s annual salute to his work as research for my 18th & 19th Century Music History class. I can’t say I was initially too excited to go hang out […]

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How I Met Your Mother the musical

Any How I Met Your Mother fan loves and appreciates Robin Scherbatsky’s days as Robin Sparkles; Canadian teen pop star of the 90s, and even listens to “Let’s Go To The Mall“, and “Sandcastles In The Sand” every now and then. The even bigger fans, and in my opinion true fans, realize that the show’s music goes beyond […]

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Maury’s “You are (not) the father!” comes to How I Met Your Mother

Look’s like Justin Bieber isn’t the only one having baby daddy issues. On this week’s episode of How I Met Your Mother, we learned the shocking news that Robin is pregnant. But here’s the question, after sleeping with Barney that one night, is he the father or is it Kevin? Now if the last 7 […]

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A closer look at Community’s Remedial Chaos Theory

One of the most talked-about Community episodes this season was undoubtably the Remedial Chaos Theory episode! During this crazy, insanity-filled 22 minutes of television, Jeff decides to let the decision on who gets the pizza for Abed and Troy’s housewarming party,  rest on the roll of the dice, leaving Abed to contemplate six alternate realities. While researching […]

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Bursting Community’s Bubble

Following the news of the shelving the Community mid-season, the internet was (and still is) buzzing with fans registering their disapproval of the scheduling snub, posting links to online petitions and many deciding to de-face their online avatars with evil goatees. But let’s be realistic here, is any of this going to actually make a […]

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Home sweet home Montreal… Part 3

Well everyone, the time has come for the last blog post on my amazing journey in and around Montreal. Why not finish my three part blog on Montreal with a bang and talk about something that Montreal is famous for… The nightlife! Where to go? Your typical party street in Montreal would have to be […]

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Childish Gambino’s CAMP is no laughing matter

Okay so I was first introduced to Childish Gambino when I was doing some research on Community. Finding out that Donald Glover … aka Troy Barnes … aka Childish Gambino had a music career along with his acting career and comedy career was a pleasant surprise, as now-a-days, it’s difficult to find a true triple-threat, […]

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Tiny, Trendy Dessert Tapas at Pullman

Can one go to an up-scale and trendy restaurant and just order dessert? Usually not, unless you don’t mind nasty looks and snide remarks. One place in Montreal that has no qualms about dessert for supper: Pullman. Best known as a wine-bar, since Pullman is technically a restaurant, it must serve food with your drink. […]

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