Blasts from the Past

Double-Double Day — November 1979: The Wall by Pink Floyd and January 1980: London...

The late 1970s proved to be significant in terms of the development of popular music.  The end of the 1970s wasn't filled with nostalgia...
Mark Twain - Lies, Damn lies, and statistics

The Thunderbird Diaries… ‘lies, damn lies, and statistics’

So said the incomparable Mark Twain (Samuel Clemons), creator of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn – a brilliant observer who understood our basic human...
Blasts from the Past

October 1977: Bat Out of Hell by Meat Loaf

Where were you when one of the biggest, most enduring records in rock history burst into popular culture in October of 1977?   I was in...

The Thunderbird Diaries… Why we play the games

In our opening Diary entry, the profound cultural divide that exists between NCAA student athletes and their Canadian U Sport counterparts was explained. Where...
Harvest Moon

Under a Sault Harvest Moon…

Last Friday I made my way to the Water Tower Inn to watch a band. I had been told by Greig Nori that it...
The Miró Quartet

The Miró Quartet – a Sault Impression

The Sault Canada Algoma Conservatory Concerts have a well-deserved national reputation for sustained, often stunning classical music excellence. The Austin, Texas based Miró Quartet...

This Complicated Life

"Life is soup and I'm a fork." ~ aUTHOR uNKNOWN If it was easy, we would all be healthy, joyful and wealthy.  If it was...

Millroy : That damned Trudeau.

That damned Trudeau. Just when I was prepared to deep-six our prime minister over his interference in the SNC-Lavalin case and his treatment of Vice-Admiral...

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