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Post-War Canadian Superheroes Part 2: Meaning & Maple Syrup

(Continuing from my last post…) Because there have been so few Canadian superheroes (of the post-Golden Age) and most exist in their own universe, they seem to shoulder grander cultural responsibilities. In the original Captain Canuck series (which resulted in … Continue reading

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Post-War Canadian Superheroes Part 1: Supermen & Snowshoes

I can’t believe it’s been over a year since my last post! I don’t know which is more depressing — that it’s been so long, or that after years of writing passionately & provocatively about Canadian film & TV…I’m pretty … Continue reading

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Still here!

I haven’t posted much recently for largely technical reasons. I mean, partly it was because I’d been sending most of my blog essays to Huffington Post Canada — but I wasn’t even linking to them from here which I had … Continue reading

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Captain Canuck is Back

Another Huff Post link: The Death and Return of Captain Canuck (not my choice of title…CC was never killed lol) Apparently the Canadian super hero is making another comeback — this times as an animated webseries. I wrote a post. … Continue reading

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Masked Mosaic — Canadian super heroes and how I could’a beat Rick Mercer to a gag

A lot of people blog about themselves. That’s what many readers find interesting — often popular blogs being quasi-diaries. I’ve never been that good at the “personal” stuff. I’ve written extensively on the internet for years, but it tends to … Continue reading

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Huffington Post and Writing About Canadian Entertainment

A while back I wrote a piece about the need for a site like my blog — and similar ones — writing about Canadian film & TV BUT that was more high profile. Kind of like Huffington Post Canada, I wrote — … Continue reading

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The Great Canadian…Super Heroes!

I tend not to use this blog for self-promotion too much — but then again, why have a blog if not hoping it will be advantageous?   And this ties into my recurring themes, so here goes:   As I’ve … Continue reading

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The 33 Hottest Canadian Babes circa 2012 (Part 3)

And now, the final of three posts looking at some of the most beautiful Canadian actresses around — or what I think of as the “bring your own shovel” list (that’s a joke that makes more sense if you’ve read … Continue reading

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The 33 Hottest Canadian Babes circa 2012! (Part 2)

Continuing from last time my list (not so much a countdown) of the 33 most beautiful Canadian actresses, famous and not so much (yet)… Sarah Allen – I first noticed her in the medical drama Jozi-H and she’s a beautiful … Continue reading

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The 33 Hottest Canadian Babes circa 2012! (part 1)

Yes! It had to happen! That crass, shameless, politically incorrect — but culturally imperative — list: The Sexiest / Most Beautiful / Hottest Canadian Babes / Women / Actresses Arrived at using the most rigorous of criterea and unimpeachable of … Continue reading

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