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Why "anyway" can be a great encouragement

(continued from yesterday)

  • The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds.
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What about the Leicester City miracle?

“Leicester City? Winning the premiere league?!” Such statement would’ve been laughable by pundits last year. Yet, out of the blue (no pun intended), The Foxes… 798 more words


The Raptors are Playing with House Money

The Toronto Raptors are four wins away from reaching the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history. But many don’t see them getting that far or, perhaps more accurately, don’t want to see them get that far. 441 more words


First Day First Show

I remember the time when the lot of us would wait for class to get over or for the weekend to just start and the moment it does, we race to the nearest theatre to get tickets for the first show! 245 more words

Toronto Against the World

The experience of the Blue Jays, Raptors, and Toronto FC in the playoffs has lifted the citizens of Toronto to their feet. One only hopes the Maple Leafs will be able to do the same. 530 more words


The Biggest Loser

I was talking to my neighbor who runs an antique shop and was spending her Saturday afternoon worrying about an Egyptian vase. “I had high hopes when I procured it”, she said to me, a little woeful. 733 more words

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Guest Post – Tangled up in blue

By Rod de Lisle

In motor racing terms the Leicester Premiership win would be like a Ford Mondeo winning the Monaco Grand Prix. Of course company reps car wouldn’t make the starting line, but if they did, there might be the odd 5000/1 punt made, based only on the likelihood of the rest of the field crashing into each other on the first corner and allowing the el cheapo to slip past. 1,005 more words

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