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Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir set world record in Regina

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have added another world record to their stunning return to ice dancing.

Canada’s Olympic gold and silver medallists won Skate Canada International on Saturday, scoring 199.86 points to top their previous world best of 198.62 they set in winning the world championships last spring. 96 more words

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Tristin Hopper: Has anybody told Calgary that its Olympic bid plan is a staggeringly horrible idea?

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By almost every metric, Calgary’s grand plan to recapture Olympic glory is a stunningly bad idea.

For starters, Olympics have become blisteringly expensive since the 1980s. 1,229 more words

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The Magical Mystery Tour

In our 9 years of being together, Eric and I have never celebrated Valentine’s Day. Shocking, right? 😉

It’s not that I don’t believe in LOVE, because I really do! 661 more words

‘Guilty Until Proven Innocent’

“The only ‘indigenous’ {‘Siberian settler’} professor on a committee working on a new sexual assault policy at the University of British Columbia has resigned from the group after the school brought back John Furlong to speak at an upcoming fundraiser. 3,978 more words

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‘Guilty Until Proven Innocent’

“The only ‘indigenous’ {‘Siberian settler’} professor on a committee working on a new sexual assault policy at the University of British Columbia has resigned from the group after the school brought back John Furlong to speak at an upcoming fundraiser. 3,969 more words

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John Furlong dropped as keynote speaker at UBC fundraiser

Former Vancouver Olympics CEO John Furlong has been dropped from an upcoming UBC fundraiser.

The university confirmed that it has cancelled Furlong’s appearance at the ZLC Millennium Scholarship Breakfast on Feb. 150 more words

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