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Album reviews: Nicki Minaj brings boths sides together on Pinkprint

Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Three and a half stars out of five

Try to be everything to everyone and you satisfy no one. It’s been the criticism that’s hounded Nicki Minaj since she made the jump from mixtape maven to chart-topping diva. 677 more words



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Calgary native reveals harrowing account of narcoterrorism in new book

When the Calgary Herald first wrote about Douglas Century in 1999, the main thrust of the article seemed to be one of surprise, specifically that a self-described “nice Jewish boy from Calgary” was  “making it big in the U.S.” by writing about the drug-infused mean streets of New York. 1,150 more words

Local Arts

Chambly man arrested in connection with threats against Péladeau

The Sûreté du Québec arrested a man Tuesday night in relation to threats on social media against Pierre Karl Péladeau.

At 9:20 p.m., they arrested 35-year-old Wesley Rigoberto Sosa Murillo at his home in Chambly. 188 more words

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Ferg Forever - A$AP Ferg

A$AP!!!! A$AP Ferg released a nice little mixtape for his fans on black Friday. It took me at least two listens to get used to Ferg’s Elastic voice again. 563 more words

Music Review

Pop Forecast for Dec. 1: The Pyramid, She & Him and Peter Pan on the way (with video)

Chris Lackner

“You don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows,” Bob Dylan sang. But these days, a guide through the seemingly endless flurry of pop culture offerings is just what we need. 856 more words


Next Big Thing: Weed comedy 'High Maintenance' sparks acclaim

Stoner web series “High Maintenance” gets major buzz from critics and a song from New Orleans rapper Pell shows he could be one to watch in 2015.