Archive for April, 2011

  • April 23, 2010 You’ve heard the phrase about eyes being windows to the soul?  Well, the first thing you notice about actor Malcolm McDowell is his eyes.  In fact I first noticed them earlier in the week before we sat down for our interview.  I was at the Palliser Hotel […]

    Race to the Finish

    April 23, 2010 You’ve heard the phrase about eyes being windows to the soul?  Well, the first thing you notice about actor Malcolm McDowell is his eyes.  In fact I first noticed them earlier in the week before we sat down for our interview.  I was at the Palliser Hotel […]

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  • On Easter Sunday, I hosted a national network holiday show for CBC Radio in Canada and its themes were centered around loss and redemption.  Amongst my guests were music legend, Ian Tyson (Four Strong Winds, Someday Soon), painter Kate MacDonald, and victims advocate Marlene Swift.  Additionally, I featured profiles of […]

    Any Last Requests?

    On Easter Sunday, I hosted a national network holiday show for CBC Radio in Canada and its themes were centered around loss and redemption.  Amongst my guests were music legend, Ian Tyson (Four Strong Winds, Someday Soon), painter Kate MacDonald, and victims advocate Marlene Swift.  Additionally, I featured profiles of […]

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  • September 19, 1994 I had never met Ken Campbell [1941-2008] before interviewing him in 1994.  In fact, in those pre-internet days I never even knew what he looked like, so when we spoke on the phone and arranged our meeting place, in his Liverpudlian accent, he told me to look […]

    Suppose We Did An Interview

    September 19, 1994 I had never met Ken Campbell [1941-2008] before interviewing him in 1994.  In fact, in those pre-internet days I never even knew what he looked like, so when we spoke on the phone and arranged our meeting place, in his Liverpudlian accent, he told me to look […]

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  • The funnyman wants his Twitter followers to come up with the Worst Movie Titles. Here are my offerings. Magnum Pie Toy Documentary Straw Was The Musings of Rumduddy 3: The Mitten of Warmth “Never” Say Stop? The David Hasselhoff Concert Film – In 3-D Get Me Another Juicebox 9/11 Adoption […]

    Norm MacDonald’s Twitter Challenge

    The funnyman wants his Twitter followers to come up with the Worst Movie Titles. Here are my offerings. Magnum Pie Toy Documentary Straw Was The Musings of Rumduddy 3: The Mitten of Warmth “Never” Say Stop? The David Hasselhoff Concert Film – In 3-D Get Me Another Juicebox 9/11 Adoption […]

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  •                   MOXY FRUVOUS DEVASTATES THE ROCK STATION DJ or The Day I Disappointed Jian Ghomeshi   I am the local rock station DJ This is the beer-drenched university concert They are fledgling Canuck music icons Toronto comes to the Rock to show […]

    A Poem (Barely)

                      MOXY FRUVOUS DEVASTATES THE ROCK STATION DJ or The Day I Disappointed Jian Ghomeshi   I am the local rock station DJ This is the beer-drenched university concert They are fledgling Canuck music icons Toronto comes to the Rock to show […]

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  • Part of me is loath to write to this article, which is precisely why I should, I suppose. This article is about Rebecca Black, Justin Bieber and Charlie Sheen.  One of these things, just doesn’t belong here, as Bob from Sesame Street might have sung once. Let me deal with […]

    Art Irritates Life

    Part of me is loath to write to this article, which is precisely why I should, I suppose. This article is about Rebecca Black, Justin Bieber and Charlie Sheen.  One of these things, just doesn’t belong here, as Bob from Sesame Street might have sung once. Let me deal with […]

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