Monday, July 22, 2019

Drake drops In My Feelings video chock full of cameos

Celebrities abound as Drake strolls through the streets of New Orleans in his In My Feelings video. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/drake-video-in-my-feelings-1.4773236?cmp=rss

Osheaga fans prepare for ‘exhausting heat’ set to spike Sunday

Montreal's Osheaga Festival kicks off tonight and veteran festival attendees are recommending that people prepare for the intense heat expected to descend...

Rob Lowe, Justin Timberlake, Nick Cannon dive into TV game show scene

High-profile performers like Rob Lowe, Justin Timberlake and Nick Cannon are getting into the game-show business, with each working on upcoming TV...

‘It’s ridiculous. It’s Picasso’: Facebook reviewing anti-nudity policy after blocking Montreal museum ad

Social media giant Facebook is reviewing its nudity policy after the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts complained the site kept blocking its...

To Kill A Mockingbird voted as America’s best-loved novel

Harper Lee's 1961 novel about racism and injustice topped the list of 100 titles in PBS' The Great American Read survey. https://www.cbc.ca/books/harper-lee-s-to-kill-a-mockingbird-tops-list-of-100-of-america-s-best-loved-novels-1.4876114?cmp=rss

USC Annenberg suspends use of Les Moonves’ name on media centre

The USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism will temporarily suspend the use of the media centre's name: The Julie Chen/Leslie Moonves...

Kid Rock’s sprawling childhood home up for sale at $600K US

Kid Rock's six-thousand-square-foot former home with a guest house, tennis court, horse stall and pool is for sale. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/windsor/kid-rock-childhood-home-for-sale-1.4771034?cmp=rss

Innu Nikamu music festival breaks through racial divide on Quebec’s North Shore

Organizers of the Innu Nikamu festival on Quebec’s North Shore say Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists will share the stage at its 34th...

New Saint-Laurent book exchange box promotes reading, no matter the language

In one of Quebec's most diverse boroughs, a new book-box initiative is helping refugee parents read to their children in both their...

Condé​ Nast quashes Anna Wintour exit rumours; Vogue editor to stay ‘indefinitely’

Anna Wintour, the influential editor of Vogue magazine, is remaining in her job 'indefinitely,' publisher Condé​ Nast said on Tuesday, refuting ​rumours...