Dry heaves racked Dan Stoddard’s body as he bent his 6-foot-8, 325-plus-pound frame awkwardly over a toilet, shaking as he vomited up the Gatorade and other fluids he had consumed in an attempt to stave off dehydration. The 39-year-old hadn’t slept well in days, and even when he did manage some shut-eye, it was only […]
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Earlier this year I moved from tropical, humid Lagos to dull, cold Toronto. Exciting! Right? Yes and No. Moving to a new city is equal parts exciting and stressful. Moving to an entirely different continent and climate meant that I had to rebuild my life from almost scratch. From Lagos Self-Care 2018 in Lagos was […]
Lovely Lavender: Some call it the ‘Swiss army knife’ of fragrant herbs The Columbian Lavender is a species with a Mediterranean ancestry, but it has been hybridized to such an extent that it can survive Toronto winters. This perennial evergreen … Lovely Lavender: Some call it the ‘Swiss army knife’ of fragrant herbs – The Columbian […]
BUTTS’ BOOK Re “Meet SNC-Lavalin” (Bloomberg, March 18): Surprise, surprise, Gerald Butts gives us the low down on SNC-Lavalin. How about giving us a reason to think you’re worthy of garnering our attention! Certainly jobs matter, whether it’s Quebec, Alberta, for that matter all of Canada. At what cost to us as a society is […]
HERSHEY, PA — The Hershey Bears extended their point streak to seven games with tonight’s win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. The overtime victory also wrapped up the season series against the Bears’ Atlantic Division competitors. Hershey ended the season with a 9-2-0-1 record against WBS.
Oh yes … another roaming of the world. Who will I meet? What moments will I cherish? Will I let myself be undone on the other end of the continent? Since my flight zooms away at 6:30 pm, I had time to go to school. It was March Break last week so I hadn’t been […]
I am an autodidact. The trouble is that I never payed attention in class. I did well enough in school and even graduated with a scholarship a year ahead of the rest of the class. Then my real education began and don’t, for a moment, confuse schooling with education. Some of the stupidest people I […]
Download: St Joseph’s Spring Dance – Toronto – June 8. 2019
The division that every one who only gives a shit about baseball once a week cares about. We’re going to be hearing about the defending World Series Champions the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees probably a million times alone just on ESPN. Without even looking at the TV schedule I’m setting the over/under […]
Detroit got two goals from Andreas Athanasiou on Tuesday night for its second straight victory, 3-2 over the New York Rangers, who are on the brink of elimination from the playoffs.