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The Matthew McConaughey movie Gold is said to be “inspired by actual events.” Here’s the story on which the movie is based.read more
The Americans make things easy for travellers flying from Canada to the United States. Canada should reciprocate but it doesn’t.read more
The Microsoft people wouldn’t help me get my copy of Office working in macOS Sierra. So I found a workaround; I started using Apple’s applications instead.read more
I recall selected quotes from celebrities I interviewed during the years I worked as an arts and entertainment reporter.read more
Fake news is nothing more than a passing distraction. Irrelevant news is a more serious problem because an uninformed press makes for an uninformed public.read more