My girlfriend, who is not a sports fan by any stretch of the imagination, while watching the NBA play offs, asked me why the players appear to being wearing tights. Why do NBA players wear tights? I have to admit, from a pure visual perspective, I have to agree with her, that they look ridiculous. As an avid sports fan, and particularly a fan of basketball, I have to swallow my pride and come up with something rational to explain the phenomenon that is fashion in the NBA.
Still, it’ll win for best animated picture and keep the Pixar acolytes happy.However, the problem with the Oscar race this year is that it seemed over before it began. Essentially there have been two phases. Until December, just about every critic in the world united to anoint The Social Network as Citizen Kane for the Twitter generation.Then, The King’s Speech began winning awards: the SAGs, the BAFTAs, the PGAs.
Sparkle will be released in August. 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. After the first stage comes the introduction of the electric stimulation. Set the level to the lowest level first and let him roam around the yard. He will get curious and will try to cross the boundary but once he feels the electric stimulation, he will be disciplined.
Tired of the conventional beaver tails and mini donuts, this year’s CNE goers can try unhealthy snacks like chocolate covered bacon and deep fried butter.Are you planning to attend a fall fair in your community? What’s your favourite carnival snack?From the rides to the snacks, we want your photos and video of local fall fairs.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. 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.
I thought doctors visits would be exciting. I was more irritated with having to drive 30 miles to the hospital to have a 15 minute check up than I was excited. The took my weight, blood pressure, had me pee in a cup, and asked me the same questions.