If you didn’t get your chance to get your Irish on on Friday, March 17th, Torontonians will get another chance to do so today, when the annual St Patrick’s Day Parade starts at noon. The route begins on the corner of Bloor and St George, heads east on Bloor, south on Yonge, and west on Queen St, before finishing up at the parade reviewing stand at Nathan Phillips Square.
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Setting the Sagacious Stage:
It is said that we will live out our entire lives chronologically ensconced inside “The Information Age.” I fear that this present period of heightened titillating trivia, tawdry tidbits, celebrity gossip, fatuous factoids, nonsense nuggets, meaty memes and unbridled electronic congress via the internet is not so much an “Age” as a blitzkrieg. And that’s not counting commercials, movies, television, billboards, Instagrams, radio…blah-de-fucking-blah.