Angry Robot

Toronto poised to be powerhouse in Trudeau cabinet

Could be big roles for T-dot stars such as Chrystia Freeland, Adam Vaughan, and Bill Blair

Lowering the bar on Michael Bryant

The “special prosecutors” in the Michael Bryant case were actually defense attorneys, who all sound quite chummy.

Britain is heading for another 2008 crash: here’s why

David Graeber

Public Report on the Queens Quay Revitalization

Very interesting – Queen’s Quay is now the most-used bike lane in the city

Cinco 2.5

Celery Man simulator (reference)

Breakdancing, Chuck Norris and Italian ninjas: the Cannon Films story

William Gibson Talks To EMA About Getting the Future Right

“What I think I do is not predict what’s going to happen, but allow people momentarily to see how totally weird the present is.”

A cycle of exploitation: How restaurants get cooks to work 12-hour days for minimum wage (or less)

Reading cities: books about Toronto

Scouts, coaches key to Royals' ALCS win over Jays

I hate to say it, but they are an impressive team.

The Messy, True Story Behind The Making Of Destiny

“The story was written without writers.”

Drake: Rapper, Actor, Meme

Think piece: are GIFs swallowing culture?

The GIF Bite Election

Note to world: Please stop ogling our new prime minister

Red Dawn

On YouTube Red, the new $10 ad-free option. Also comes with Google’s music streaming service, so not a bad deal.

I Dressed Like Cookie for a Week to Get Over My Imposter Syndrome

This one’s for Maggo

Why Is Canada's Liberal Party So Dominant?

Jeet Heer on how the libs failed to self-destruct

Analysis: Tories considered telling voters that Stephen Harper would not seek re-election

I love how the Conservatives blame THE NDP for their loss.

Then, as counter-programming, this article.

Tilting at Windmills

Good examination of the failure of Ontario’s green energy plan

Chris Selley: Desperate Conservatives embrace the Fords as time runs out

Divided, Canada stands to lose what makes it great

From supermayor Naheed Nenshi

The tantalizing links between gut microbes and the brain