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QUICKSAND by Gigi Pandian

The most wildly improbable things happen to Jaya Jones, but I never have trouble suspending my disbelief because she’s just so darn fun. In her third adventure, Jaya receives a ticket to Paris from ex-flame/bad boy Lane and decides to temporarily abandon her professorial responsibilities and head out. 130 more words

Information flow and the grievances lobby

One would think that people who stand up for something right and good are strong in character, brave, and to be commended for that.

But what has crystallized after my observations, experiences and pondering is that in such cases, you can distinguish between those doing it for strong selfish motives and those who actually do it regardless of whether they are personally involved. 701 more words

Society & Culture

Police release photos of two men wanted for questioning about art thefts at University of Toronto

Toronto Police are seeking two “persons of interest” in a series of art thefts at the University of Toronto.

Three paintings were cut from their frames around campus sometime between Jan. 327 more words

News

Conrad Shawcross unveils sculpture that responds to theft

In 2011 Barbara Hepworth’s Two Forms (Divided Circle) was stolen from Dulwich Park during the night. The bronze sculpture was thought to have been stolen for its metal value. 273 more words

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MLP Fanart scandal?!

It’s tough to draw characters from My Little Pony, whether it’s in any of the official Hasbro styles used for TV and DVDs, or even in an original style. 210 more words

Art

The Movie "Big Eyes" & What We Can See

The movie “Big Eyes” is entertaining and the settings are gorgeous.  According to Times magazine and other publications as well as the subject herself, the movie very closely follows the actual story of the artist couple, though the actual behavior of the man behind it all is even more despicable than what the movie shows. 386 more words

Woman In Gold

I’ve always been a fan of movies which tell real stories, and even more so when the stories are deeply rooted in history. Woman In Gold in a perfect example of that. 417 more words

Movies/TV