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NICHOLAS MERCER: Laying down a Christmas track
When he thinks of his Christmas song Secret Santa, Sherman Downey’s thoughts turn to "About a Boy." Based on the book by Nick Hornby, it is a movie from the early 2000s that stars Hugh Grant as a middle-aged man who lives off of ...
'The Big Bang' revisited is kind of creepy
Are we headed toward a humourless society? I used to love The Big Bang Theory. I was not alone. The show, now in its 12th season, attracted upward of 20 million weekly viewers at its peak. I lost interest in it a few seasons ago. There were ...
THOM BARKER: Have you got the guts not to trust your gut?
My gut tells me not to trust my gut. We humans are emotional beings, often governed by how we feel about things. In fact, there is an entire industry that has grown out of the concept of “emotional intelligence” in recent years. My ...
VIBERT: Auditor general says Department of Health has failed Nova Scotians
Another auditor general’s report, another warning to Nova Scotians that their health-care system suffers under poor leadership and a lack of direction. From turf battles and confusion over roles among the various bureaucracies, to the ...
GRENFELL MATTERS: Grenfell Campus to study aging
We are thrilled that yesterday Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development Lisa Dempster announced the provincial government will partner with Grenfell Campus, Memorial University, to fund a pilot research centre devoted to the study of ...
HEATHER HUYBREGTS: Gingerbread and Tylenol
In just two weeks, a large, bearded man in red velour will be committing the year’s most anticipated B&Es worldwide. Scented candles with adorable, seasonally appropriate names like “candy cane crackle,” “vanilla ...
NICHOLAS MERCER: Shifting viewpoint
If you can’t help me, just ignore me. The sentence came at the tail end of a short conversation I had with a man at a bank on West Street in Corner Brook Sunday evening. He preceded those words with an explanation about why he was hanging ...
CLEARLY STATED: Good fences make good neighbours
The headline comes from the Robert Frost poem Mending Fences and it can be interpreted two ways. You either believe that it doesn’t make sense to repair fences every spring that divide you from your neighbour and prevents you from being more ...
North Coast Perspective: Love thy atheist as thyself
‘Tis the season to be inclusive. Last week, I worked on a story about how non-Christian Newfoundlanders spend the Christmas holiday. As preparation, I looked at the 2011 census, the last for which religious data is available. The numbers ...
ART & SOUL: The road to success
Christmas lights are twinkling in the evening and the radio is full of tunes of love, joy and peace. Here we are, nearly smack dab in the middle of December and I’m getting into the Christmas spirit and my preoccupation is with gifts, ordering, ...