OK, if not literally saved, certainly my life was changed by rock 'n roll. And Lou Reed played a part. It's his iconic song Rock 'n' Roll where the lyric, "Her life was saved by rock 'n' roll" appears. Perhaps rock saved Lou for a time too, but on Oct. 27 of this year Lou Reed died at age 71. ...
The Heart and Stroke Foundation has an ad campaign with the sobering message that average Canadians will spend their last 10 years in illness. The point of course is to encourage people to make conscious choices about healthy living to avoid that happening. ...
Now that the BAFTAs are over, I consider it safe enough to put on a pot of coffee, crunch some numbers, and figure out who (and what) I would predict to come home with little golden statuettes come end of day Sunday, March 2.Yes, these are my Oscar picks. It's an annual tradition that exists most...
It's a still, chilly, minus 10 degree afternoon. I stand, isolated on the edge of a 35-metre drop. From the south rim of Maligne Canyon, one can easily see past the abyss to the north side. Chatting with my daughter Robin on the opposite edge, I can clearly make out her expression as she talks, s...