picard wtf

We just passed the mid-point in one of the longest Canadian Federal Election campaigns in a while. The stress of such a long campaign is starting to show, sometimes in quite hilarious ways. Over the past few weeks, politicians and staffers alike have given us some moments that really make you do a double-take. Some […]

AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli

President Bernie Sanders. Something that a few months ago only seemed possible to progressives sitting around in a bar after a few pints. Everyone else either thought his candidacy was a joke or something that could, at best, move the discourse more to the left. Now, after rallies attended in the thousands, celebrity endorsements from, […]

fucking my way back home

Toronto-based filmmakers Kathryn Palmateer and Shawn Whitney just wrapped up production on their second indie movie Fucking My Way Back Home. As with their debut feature A Brand New You, the writer/director/producer duo and married couple are turning to Indiegogo to help offset the costs of post-production. As the title suggests, the film, which stars Freya Ravensbergen, Manuel […]

election poll

Although it may feel like our federal politicians have been in election mode for a few months, Canada’s 2015 Federal Election was only officially called this morning, August 2nd. That’s eleven weeks away from Monday, October 19th, election day, making it the longest federal election campaign in recent memory. I already know who I’m voting for. While […]

Sir Patrick Stewart Just for Laughs Montreal

Sir Patrick Stewart is many things to many people. Royal Skakespeare Company veteran, Knight of the Order of the British Empire, Captain Jean-Luc Picard, Twitter phenom, Sir Ian McKellen’s BFF. Now you can add raunchy standup comic to that increasingly growing list. Wednesday night, Stewart hosted a gala at Just for Laughs and made his […]