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Monsieur Vuong Restaurant Review

When we were discussing our upcoming trip to Berlin for Convention of Thorns, I asked Gary if there were any things we should plan for in our all-too-short trip. He said…..

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The Stainless Steel Rat’s Revenge [Review]

Having been a while since I’d enjoyed the exploits of criminal turned intergalactic secret agent James Bolivar “Slippery Jim” DiGriz, I picked up the second book in the series and…..

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The Road to 5th Edition D&D [Repost]

Came across this video posted over on the Verge that succinctly (running just over three minutes long) breaks down the evolution of Dungeons and Dragons over the last forty years…..

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The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Surprisingly this was another of those books that I somehow managed to not cross paths with while I was making my way through the Canadian education system. However when Nicole…..

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Birth of a Nation [Repost]

Happy Canada Day! This year is the 149th anniversary of the day that Canada became a nation. But how many of us really know the story behind how it came…..

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Toronto sites: CN Tower Turns Forty [Video]

June 26, 2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the CN Tower’s erection in Toronto. Perhaps the city’s – and maybe even the country’s – most iconic and photographed building, the…..

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Thank Nixon for Father’s Day [Repost]

Ever wonder where all of these holidays come from? I often do. So to that end I decided to look into the history of Father’s Day and learned as celebrations…..

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Interactive Map of the Brain [Repost]

Continuing in their long tradition of providing education by correspondence since the 1890s the somewhat newly rebranded Open Colleges has embraced the connectivity of the internet offering many of the…..