As cultures have become less and less violent, the idea of human rights has become more and more developed. While we still have a long way to go in learning to apply those ideas, we’ve already come a long way from our savage roots. Violence, whether institutionally or individually perpetrated, is no longer a leading cause of death or injury.
Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture. Continue reading this post.
This isn true. I work at a record store. We have no obligation to buy any amount of anything. Can exceed their maximum estimate, however. Some analysts took Goldman’s pricing below the high point of its range as a sign of weakness. “If they could have priced it to get the extra $2, they would have, let’s not kid ourselves,” said Mike Le Coney, who tracks finance companies for Security Capital Trading..
The second day of our trip, Bob decided since it was such a beautiful day out that we would skip hikes and Hurricane Ridge and instead go to the lake across the way from our campsite and just enjoy the sun and the swimming. As usual, our oldest son Jonathan was chomping at the bit with his ADD and wanting to do something ‘physical’. Being sports minded himself, Bob thought nothing of offering to rent a rowboat and get Jon out onto the lake as soon as possible.
Step 4: Drink WaterI know you’ve already heard this before, but it is crucial drink plenty of water throughout the day. Water is not only great for keeping your body hydrated, but it also keeps your metabolism up, has no calories and can keep you feeling full between meals. A tall glass of cold water, first thing after waking, is also an excellent way to kick start your metabolism.
Continue reading this postFABLE FIGHT: Mirror Mirror vs. Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale.
The interviewees marvel at the extent of Nardwuar’s research and resourcefulness, and reward him (and the viewer) with unfiltered confessions. Some of my favourite Nardwuar encounters include Pharrell Williams and his multiple visits .His latest subject is Canadian rap superstar Drake, who reveals, among other things, his love for Canadian hip hop progenitor Michee Mee, his bra collection, his youthful, um, fervour for Pam Grier and, inevitably, his respect for the Human Serviette.FILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting. As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age.