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  We were shocked and saddened to hear about the death of the charming and hilarious Robin Williams last night. To remember one of the word’s funniest men, we’ve compiled our favourite Robin Williams  movies. 1. Mrs. Doubtfire 2. Good Morning Vietnam 3. Jumanji 4. Aladdin 5. Good Will Hunting 6. Patch Adams 7. Flubber…

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  ABC recently released its fall lineup and everyone’s buzzing about the network’s diverse slate of comedies for the 2014-15 season. Some of the buzz hasn’t been the most positive, though. Here are three new comedies ABC is receiving criticism for. What do you think? 1. Black-ish “Black-ish” follows The Johnson family who live in an affluent, mostly-white neighbourhood and their struggle…

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  TIFF had its first press conference yesterday. Piers Handling (CEO & Director of TIFF) and Cameron Bailey (Artistic Director of TIFF) announced the first round of titles premiering in the Gala and Special Presentations programmes. There’s never any telling what the super savvy Toronto audience will be excited about, but here’s what we think…

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  Summer is the time for blockbuster movies, but also for blockbuster concerts. They come in all shapes and sizes, covering all genre’s and all types of screens and stages. Here is what we hope to have our eyes on in the near future. 1. Take in a show at The Royal Theatre Originally built in…

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A Love letter to The Grid. Dear Grid, We can hardly believe it. After three years and 162 issues of coverage from The Grid in our great city, you’re leaving us. We’re so sad to see you go. There’s no question about your quality, enthusiasm or ability to be in the know in Toronto. Unfortunately,…

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  Today may be the 4th of July but it’s Canadians that have a lot to celebrate this week. Not only did our nation turn 147 on Tuesday, but two of our own are making waves at Wimbledon. With a big win on Thursday, Eugenie Bouchard advanced on to the Wimbledon finals.  Today, Milos Raonic takes on seven time…

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  You’ve got the day off tomorrow right? So why not spend some time with your friends celebrating our wonderful country. Here’s some fun things you can do on this hot and muggy (with a chance of thunderstorms) Canada Day. 1. Go see a burst of colour explode in the sky For the second year, the…

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World Pride in is full swing and everything is coming up rainbows. With Canada Day fast approaching many people are heading North to cottage country. But for those of us choosing to stay in Toronto there is no shortage of things to do this weekend with Pride in town. Most recognizable is the Pride Parade taking place this…

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Break out the blankets because naptime is back in session. Thanks to our big cups of java we’re buzzing about caffeine naps. It may seem rather contrary to nap and drink coffee, those who like to nap should drink decaf and those who like being lively should caffeine it up. But there’s a method to…

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We’ve all got a bit of #FIFAFever right now but that’s no reason to forget the piles of other exciting things happening right now. Prime example? The 20th year of North By Northeast is still in full swing in Toronto. Here are a few NXNE picks you can still catch before the festival wraps up…

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The 25th annual Much Music Video Award’s took over Queen West last night. Toronto got a red carpet treatment as big acts came to town, including performances by Lorde, Ariana Grande and Ed Sheeran and many more. This crowd always keeps fashion fun and last night was no exception. Here’s our red carpet roundup from last…

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We’ve got football fever, in fact we’ve got Fifa Fever, and we guarantee you will too. It’s contagious. Starting this Thursday, June 12, the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off (pun intended) in Brazil at Maracanã Stadium. For those of you new to the world of FIFA, here’s a rundown of how it all works. Leading up to the cup, qualifying tournaments…

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  Skype’s been connecting people around the globe with patchy sentences, awkward pauses and sometimes  pixelated faces since 2003. This week the video chat service, along with parent company Microsoft, unveiled new technology that translates conversations in real time, ish. A slight lag time is to be expected. Mark our words, bad Skype translations are…

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  What will shopping look like in the future?   Be honest, we know you’ve always dreamed of having Cher Horowitz’s high tech wardrobe. That dream may become a (kind of) reality according to The Huffington Post. Retail futurist Doug Stephens notes, “Physical shopping will become a lot more fun because it’s going to have…

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  Grillz are so last year. You can’t sit with us unless you’re following the newest of trends, tatteeth.  How’s your dental hygiene? Are you due for a dental crown? If the answer is yes, you are qualified to get your teeth inked. That’s right, we’re talking about tattoos for your teeth. How does the inking work? A dentist…