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JAIMIE VERNON – YOU CAN NEVER GO BACK

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 6, 2016 by segarini

Jaimie Vernon_Viletones My son’s been kicking back and chilling this summer having finished Grade 12. He didn’t want to start a post-secondary education until he could get his bearings, find a job, make some money and attack it without being tens of thousands of dollars in debt at the starting line. Currently, he’s enjoying hanging out with his friends before everyone scatters to the four winds in September. They decided this week to play paintball. The best facility in Toronto is Sgt. Splatter’s near Dufferin & Eglinton.

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JAIMIE VERNON – ALL THINGS MUST PASS

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 30, 2016 by segarini

Jaimie Vernon_Viletones I was hoping to go a full week without reporting another celebrity death. But we’ve had half-a-dozen since the passing of The Eagles’ Glenn Frey including actor Abe Vigoda (‘Barney Miller’, ‘The Godfather’) whose website has finally been changed to no longer read the whimsical “still alive” message.

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Roxanne Tellier: A Hero is More than Just a Sandwich

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , on April 14, 2013 by segarini

Roxanne DBAWIS“I need a hero. I’m holding out for a hero ’til the morning light. He’s gotta be sure, And it’s gotta be soon, And he’s gotta be larger than life.”  Jim Steinman and Dean Pitchford

“Do the right thing at the right moment”… Scouts’ honour.

It seems like today, more than ever, we’re all looking for a hero, someone to swoop in and save us from financial woes, inept and corrupt government, the planet disintegrating before our eyes due to greed and selfishness … a hero to rise above the world’s problems, save us from ruination, and yet     somehow, remain humble, sweet and shy.

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