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Big Sugar bassist Gary Lowe dead at 65 after battle with cancer

Garry Lowe, bassist for the Canadian rock/reggae band Big Sugar, has died.<p>A statement issued by the band says Lowe passed away early Saturday morning …

Canada

This Is Why Physicists Think String Theory Might Be Our 'Theory Of Everything'

It’s one of the most brilliant, controversial and unproven ideas in all of physics: string theory. At the heart of string theory is the thread of an idea that’s run through physics for centuries, that at some fundamental level, all the different forces, particles, interactions and manifestations of …

Quantum Mechanics

Viewing Saturn’s rings soon? Read me 1st

The best few months of 2018 for seeing Saturn’s glorious rings are upon us. You’ve seen the photos, but maybe you want to see the rings with your own …

WATCH: B.C. woman squats, poops then hurls feces at Tim Hortons employee

It was literally a crappy day for one British Columbia woman.<p>A viral video circulating the Internet appears to be surveillance footage from a Tim …

Trump Is Freaking Out About the Wrong Border: Killer Fentanyl Is Coming From Canada

While Trump raged about building a wall on the southern border, a lab in Calgary was pumping out 18,000 counterfeit OxyContin per hour. Inside the …

Spring Is Here, And That Means It's Time For The Toronto Raptors To Wither And Die

The Toronto Raptors, the first-place team in the Eastern Conference, lost last night, to the third-place Cleveland Cavaliers. They lost to the badly …

Cassini's Last Images

The Cassini spacecraft was our emissary to Saturn. Launched in 1997, the Cassini-Huygens mission, a cooperative project of NASA, ESA (the European …

Quincy Jones’ Incredible New Interviews: The 10 Best Quotes

Quincy Jones turns 85 years old in March and is planning a banner year to mark the occasion. Coming down the pipeline, he says, are a Netflix documentary, an Oprah Winfrey-hosted CBS special, and possibly a TV biopic. Ahead of those projects, the music industry legend is currently hitting the …

Music

Will Canada Elect a Tin-Pot Northern Trump?

Toronto — Tell me if you’ve heard this before: The spoiled son of a sprawling business dynasty positions himself as an anti-elite populist. During a pivotal campaign, he brushes off a history of crude remarks as political incorrectness to the delight of his base. Then, running against the …

Canada

Big Fat Deal: $7 million to live lopsided in Vancouver

Each week, BCBusiness takes you inside one of the most outrageously upmarket real estate offerings in the province<p><b>Price:</b> $6,850,000<p><b>Address:</b> 3979 …

Too Much Music: A Failed Experiment In Dedicated Listening

In Charlotte Zwerin's 1988 film <i>Straight, No Chaser</i>, Thelonious Monk road manager Bob Jones tells a story about Monk appearing on a television show sometime in the late '50s. Monk is asked what kind of music he likes, to which he replies "all kinds." The interviewer, hoping for a "gotcha" moment, …

Vinyl Records

Remembering Dolores O’Riordan: 1971 – 2018

It’s with heavy hearts that we write that Irish singer Dolores O’Riordan, best known for her time as the lead singer and head writer for The …

Jodie Foster Says Studios Are 'Ruining' Movies With Big-Budget Superhero Blockbusters

Director compares blockbuster franchises to fracking, saying, “You get the best return right now but you wreck the earth”<p>Jodie Foster takes aim at …

Blockbusters

I, Tonya hilariously tells the tale of a promising career put on ice

With the possible exception of <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i>, you will not find a more guilty pleasure at the movies this season. A …

Girls Who Code founder: Why I shunned Ivanka Trump, White House

Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani rejected Ivanka Trump's invitation to talk about her computer science education initiative and she wants the world to understand why.<p>Collaborating would mean normalizing the "hate and bigotry" she believes the Trump administration represents, Saujani wrote in …

Donald Trump

Russell Simmons on Players Not Kneeling: ‘Locking Arms and Staying in the Locker Room Hiding is for B*tches'

President Trump’s call for both fan boycotts and NFL owners to fire players following Colin Kaepernick’s lead and kneeling during the national anthem …

Demi Lovato Had Our Full Attention in the Boxing Ring With This Sexy Cape Dress

The highly anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor went down Saturday night, but all we paid attention to was Demi Lovato. The singer performed the "Star-Spangled Banner," as well as an a cappella version of the national anthem, before the main event and received rave reviews …

Boxing

Aro-Ha at Sunset

Burning Man Article Updated<p>Hi all! I updated my Burning Man article about how to protect your Camera in the wild conditions. I also linked to the …

Burning Man

Movie mistakes so good they were kept in

Directors are in charge on set, but they can't control everything. That's what second takes are for, after all.<p>But sometimes things go off-script in …

Frank Zappa: How photographer Robert Davidson recovered the negatives of his famous pictures after 50 years

50 years ago today, 19-year-old Robert Davidson was at the Royal Garden Hotel with band manager Tony Secunda, where he was doing a press call for …

You Might Need a Cold Shower After Scrolling Through These Hunter McGrady Swimsuit Pics

Hunter McGrady recently scored a coveted spot in <b>Sports Illustrated</b>'s 2017 Swimsuit Issue, so you know she can rock the hell out of a bikini. The 24-year-old began modeling at the age of 16, and since then, she's taken the modeling world by storm, signing with Wilhelmina Models and booking campaigns …

Pics

Intel CEO exits President Trump's manufacturing council

Intel said Monday that CEO Brian Krzanich was leaving President Trump's American Manufacturing Council, the latest executive to distance himself from …

Here are the stunning winners of the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest

National Geographic's Travel Photographer of the Year contest brings together the top talent from around the world to share photos that inspire awe and wanderlust.<p>Editors at National Geographic selected this year's winners in three categories: Nature, People, and Cities. The grand prize winner …

Nature Photography

Rihanna in Red Giambattista Valli Gown to 'Valerian' London Premiere

Last week, Rihanna graced the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere of <i>Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets</i> in a show-stopping pink Giambattista Valli dress that instantly got the internet talking. And now she's continuing her streak by wearing another incredible dress by the same designer, …

G-20 shut Trump out on climate, strike deal on trade

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — World powers lined up against U.S. President Donald Trump on climate change, reaffirming their support for international …

The world is sitting on a $400 trillion financial time bomb

Financial disaster is looming, and not because of the stock market or subprime loans. The coming crisis is more insidious, structural, and almost certain to blow up eventually.<p>The World Economic Forum (WEF) predicts that by 2050 the world will face a $400 trillion shortfall (pdf) in retirement …

Retirement

Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun (Norah Jones Cover)

The death of Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell rocked the music fraternity last week. His tragic death at the tender age of 52 has …

Music

How to pick the right shoes for any color suit

Whether you're buying your first suit or you already have a closet full of them, it's important to know what color shoes go with what color suits.<p>To answer that question, we've created a handy graphic that spells it out for you clearly and distinctly. Keep in mind that this is a baseline, and there …

The Greatest Albums You’ve Never Heard

There are <b>cult heroes</b>, and there are <b>one-hit wonders</b>. And then there are bona fide megastars who, despite enjoying worldwide acclaim, still release …

Universal Music

Chris Robinson Slams John Mayer, Dead and Company: ‘I’m Not a Fan’

“Donald Trump is president, John Mayer’s in the Grateful Dead and my brother’s in a Black Crowes tribute band,” Chris Robinson cracked this morning …

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