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Rob Ford and Jimmy Kimmel: Appalling and odd
Oh no, not again—Rob Ford continues to crave ever more publicity, and this time it was on Jimmy Kimmel Live. And last night Ford shared this less-than-prestigious distinction with none other than...
Mar 4th, 2014
Climate change altering jet stream, causing storms to "get stuck"
There’s something really interesting happening with the jet stream right now.
Jul 10th, 2013
Recent Supreme Court ruling makes fighting back hard for Toronto mayor
Things get worse for Rob Ford: he can't sue the Star or Gawker for libel over crack-smoking stories.
May 25th, 2013
Tom Cruise upstaged by visual effects in Oblivion. Plus: My Awkward Sexual Adventure, Japanese B-movies and Projecting Change
Tom Cruise makes a rare excursion into science fiction with Oblivion.
Apr 19th, 2013
#MyJihad: How a hashtag aims to reintroduce Muslims to Canada and US
A #MyJihad activist tells VO about a US-based movement against Islamophobia, crossing the border into Canada.
Jan 19th, 2013
Will hockey be back on November 2? NHLPA's time to decide is now.
Will hockey be back on November 2?
Oct 16th, 2012
Debut novel: a journey through mental illness.
Sep 26th, 2012
Milla Jovovich back in Resident Evil: Retribution, Finding Nemo in glorious 3D
Finding Nemo is a perfect family film, for kids and adults.
Sep 13th, 2012
Scotiabank Caribbean festival kicks off in Toronto
The international Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival kicked off in Toronto this long weekend with a grand parade. Hundreds of costumed participants danced Lakeshore Blvd. West at Exhibition Place.
Aug 5th, 2012
Rock of Ages, That's My Boy, The Artist is Present, Foreverland and more films reviewed
Tom Cruise is the scene stealer in the film version of the Broadway’s Rock of Ages.
Jun 15th, 2012