Finally getting around to watching Offside: The Harold Ballard Story. I’m grateful to CBC Gem for having this documentary hosted on their servers. I wish I could comment significantly in depth on the various points in the story. But it would ultimately end up giving away most of this story which are worth watching. Overall […]
He was one of the greatest performers in professional wrestling. I would argue also one of the greatest entertainers. He spent some time in Atlanta Canada along with his brother Randy (Savage). Absolutely brilliant talent who really helped to also expose the problems with the modern side of the business today. He believed in athleticism […]
Florida metal legends Obituary have returned with one of heavy metal’s best releases in the last several years. “Dying of Everything” is a welcome entry into the death metal legends’ discography. Brothers John (vocals) and Donald (drums) Tardy along with guitarist Trevor Peres, veteran bassist Terry Butler (Death, Massacre, Six Feet Under, to name a […]
Bill Nighy has a nomination. Tom Cruise does not….. A good day.
This happens to be my favourite tie. It has become one of the few I wear regularly. Seeing Conservative bigots have melt-downs over Pink Floyd’s legendary colour-scheme, presented in a logo celebrating the upcoming 50th Anniversary of “Dark Side of the Moon” is a painful reminder of the rise in hateful online rhetoric. That rhetoric […]
Note: This is a re-post of work from 2011. The days leading up to mid-June 1997, I was working through a series of mind-frying anxiety attacks, all over a stupid math exam. Somehow I managed to work my way through school without being held back a year. Come 12th grade, I was going to get out […]
Between The Byrds, CSNY and everything in between, his contributions to music were unique and original. Hard to narrow down a personal favourite. So I’ll go back to their timeless performances of a Bob Dylan standard. https://youtu.be/HlYw1NsT_wE
TSN sports news broadcasts appear to be more about gambling odds than the stories behind the games. I’m all for winning on a game bid, but can the two be kept separate? It’s news I am looking for, not gambling odds over top of the news.