Money for Nothing

The six week long strike in Toronto that has seen city parks become mounds of rotting refuse appears to be nearing a conclusion. But, not all councillors agree, and neither should you.
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All You Need Is Love

A recent poll I saw on Yahoo!.ca, the primary bastion of scientific measurement of opinion and group psychology, showed that two thirds of respondents did not feel that love was enough to make a marriage succeed. Since I’m siding with the majority here, I don’t really feel that concerned that my cynical lack of romantic idealism will be looked down upon by very many of you. But, I have to ask, when did the world lose this sense of romantic idealism? Or, did we really ever have it at all?
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True Blue

The real reason I haven’t gone to Bluesfest this year is that I am lazy, and any event held on a weeknight that I will invariably be attending alone would have to be pretty damn spectacular for me to rouse myself from my post-workday stupor for. That said, I would almost be willing to pay money to have someone explain to me how any of the big name acts this year have anything to do with the blues at all. Almost willing.
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