Toronto Mike

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I'm part of the CFL's lost generation.  Coming of age in the 80s, we were sold the glitz and glamour of the NFL, primarily from the Buffalo television stations we received.  The Bills propaganda machine rolled on through the 90s when they went to four Super Bowls in a row.
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I was driving along Bay Street at about 03:30 in the morning on Thursday when I was stopped at Richmond Street West.  A movie crew was shooting a scene and there were automobiles from the 1930s driving along Richmond Street while people walked about dressed in outfits from that
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Backstreet's Back!

I've gotta share this story, because it's too surreal not to post. Yesterday my buddy Marc gave me a call and asked me if I wanted to join a pick-up game of softball a few of our fellow teammates started up.  With a couple of hours before Ribfest, softball was
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O Canada!

Canada bashing has become a popular sport of late.  With no defense to speak of and an unwillingness to follow our giant neighbours to the south on their way into Iraq, we've been labeled as traitors and worse. As I see it, we were right.  Sure our Prime Minister comes
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At 8:59 last night, I did what I do every night at that time when the Leafs aren't playing.  I got ready to watch the Simpsons on the Comedy Network.  Little did I know what I was in store for on this particular night... It was The City of
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