Thursday, February 21, 2019

Super Mario Odyssey caps off a banner year for Nintendo

Aside from shortages of its Switch and Super NES Classic consoles because of high demand, 2017 has been a banner year for...

Roman Polanski retrospective sparks Paris protests

French feminist groups on Monday staged a protest against a retrospective honouring director Roman Polanski at film institute La Cinematheque Francaise. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/polanski-paris-exhibit-protests-1.4379112?cmp=rss

Michael Jackson named top-earning dead celebrity for 5th time

Michael Jackson died eight years ago, but he's still generating millions of dollars. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/forbes-dead-celeb-earnings-2017-1.4378882?cmp=rss

Scary enough for you? No human is writing these stories

Don't throw away your Stephen King collection just yet. But the Master of the Macabre might want to keep an eye out...

Four-Cheese Lasagna with Fresh Pasta

Four-cheese lasagna! Ricotta, Parmesan, Mozzarella, and Fontina make this filling for this rustic, free-form lasagna. Fresh pasta sheets are best, but no-boil dry noodles...

Stompin’ Tom Connors receiving star on Canada’s Walk of Fame

Stompin' Tom Connors is being recognized with a star on the Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/prince-edward-island/pei-stompin-tom-connors-walk-of-fame-1.4378265?cmp=rss

NBC News fires political journalist Mark Halperin amid sexual harassment allegations

NBC News says it has terminated its contract with Mark Halperin, the political journalist who was accused of sexual harassment by several...

Just For Laughs draws takeover interest from Swiss firm

Swiss-based GF Productions says in a statement it wants to position itself as a possible buyer of Montreal-based Just For Laughs entertainment...

Canadian Screen Awards: Peter Mansbridge, Karyn Pugliese, Margaret Atwood to be honoured

Novelist and poet Margaret Atwood, retired CBC News correspondent Peter Mansbridge and APTN's Karyn Pugliese will be part of a class of...

Fired ballet staffer Bruce Monk now at Ballet Victoria

A Winnipeg ballet instructor who was fired after former students came forward accusing him of taking nude photos of them has been...