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Rain, at last

Radio announcers faced with the challenge of reporting the weather seem unable to get beyond the simplistic paradigm “Hot and dry, good; rain, bad.” There must be a whole class on that in radio-announcer school. Well, here’s the news, Mr … Continue reading

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The non-gawkers’ film festival

On Monday,the tenth of September, 2012, The Globe and Mail, a Toronto newspaper, featured a story headlined “Why We Gawk”. The story, which plumbed the shallows of celebrity obsession, ran with a picture of paparazzi at the annual Toronto International … Continue reading

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