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The 10 Best Baseball Movies Of All Time, Ranked

Baseball is the sport of the summer, and all that comes with it. Nights at the ballpark, whether minor league, major league or otherwise, are a signature of good weather and the desire to relish the opportunity to be outside with family and friends.<p>But not every summer day is a picturesque chance …

Complete Guide to Scotch Whisky | The Art of Manliness

“The proper drinking of Scotch whisky is more than indulgence: it is a toast to civilization, a tribute to the continuity of culture, a manifesto of …

Bleacher Report's 2018 MLB Season Preview and Predictions

Opening Day is nigh. That means it's time for one thing, and one thing only.<p>For us to pretend like we know what's going to happen this season.<p>Ahead are predictions for Season No. 118 of the hit show, <i>Major League Baseball</i>. Lots of 'em. And they cover everything, from breakout players to statistical …

CDC To Teach The Public How To Prepare For A Nuclear Explosion

Brace yourselves, and educate yourselves.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this week ― days after President Donald Trump bragged about the size and effectiveness of his “Nuclear Button” (which doesn’t exist) ― that the agency will hold a public session on how to prepare for a …

Waiting for the Bomb to Drop

There are sounds, for those who can hear them, of the preliminary and muffled drumbeats of war.<p>The decision to move the American embassy to Jerusalem makes a war in Korea more likely. Not because there is any direct connection between the two, nor because it was a bad idea, recognizing as it did …

North Korea

These Are Arguably The 17 Best Bars From Black Thought's Hot 97 Freestyle

If you are like us chances are you are still recovering from <b>Black Thought</b>‘s blistering 10-minute freestyle on Hot 97.<p>Rapping over <b>Mobb Deep</b>‘s classic …

Twitter Is Still Recovering From Black Thought's Blistering Hot 97 Freestyle

Source: YouTube<p>Today, <b>Black Thought</b> took to Hot 97 and freestyle over <b>Mobb Deep</b>‘s classic “The Learning (Burn).”<p>The freestyle was such an unexpected …

Canada sets aside two bunkers at military bases amid global uncertainty, North Korean threat

They are nightmare scenarios ripped straight out of Hollywood thrillers.<p>But rising global tension, notably over North Korea, has prompted federal …

Donald Trump has two Hail Mary plays left — fire Mueller, or start war with North Korea: Burman | The Star

Feeling cornered and under siege, an angry Donald Trump has embarked on a crucial trip to Asia, the longest foreign tour of his imploding …

Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie Dead at 53

Gord Downie, the lead singer for the beloved Canadian alt-rock band the Tragically Hip, died Tuesday at the age of 53. The cause was terminal brain …

Niagara College launches program in cannabis production | The Star

It’s got the greenhouse, the curriculum and the necessary approvals.<p>Now all that’s needed are up to 25 students keen on becoming the first crop of …

How to Get a Full Workout With Only Dumbbells | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Joe Hashey, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)</i>.<p>After a hard day’s work you head over to …

Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto deserves more credit for logic-defying season

Saying that Joey Votto is a good hitter is not news. That doesn’t make it fake news – it would be hard to make a more accurate statement – but it’s …

How much you need to earn to afford a home in Toronto

A household would need to earn $144,413 a year to buy an average home in Burlington west of Toronto. (Photo by Elvira Cordileone/Toronto Star via …

How to Make a Marshmallow Gun from PVC Pipe | Art of Manliness

It’s hard to imagine something less lethal than marshmallows, which is what makes them the perfect ammunition if you’re going to teach a child how to …

We now know how the Trump presidency will end. Let's hope we survive: Burman | The Star

How will the Donald Trump presidency end? It will end badly, so let me count the ways:<p>1. America is hurtling towards a constitutional crisis that …

Justin Trudeau: The North Star

Let’s begin by synchronizing our watches. We are in the Eastern time zone.<p>The legislative session is over, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau …

Smoke Gives Way to Fire in the Trump-Russia Saga

By early last summer, Russia and its intelligence services, the GRU and the FSB, were hip-deep in hacking the Democratic National Committee, and by …

The Souring of American Exceptionalism

Commitment to liberalism once distinguished the United States—now, it’s the disdain of American elites for the troubles of their fellow citizens that sets the nation apart.<p>Tomorrow, the Fourth of July, Americans will celebrate their independence, the birth of a free nation. Leading the celebrations …

Political Science

Celebrate Canada Day With These Great Canadian Whiskies

Canadian whisky is everywhere, though you might not know it. Masterfully crafted whiskey brands like New York’s Cooper Spirits, Sonoma County’s 35 Maple Street, and even the much lauded Whistlepig often source stock from whisky made in Canada — most often the famed Alberta Distillery. So, the …

How Canadian is Canadian beer? Not as much as you’d think: Canadian myths | The Star

“I don’t think Canadian beer is very Canadian anymore,” Beaumont said in an interview, referring to what he calls the “Americanization of the …

Canada’s Trump Strategy: Go Around Him

TORONTO — As President Trump disrupts alliances across the map, nearly every level of government in Canada has taken on new duties in a quietly audacious campaign to cajole, contain and if necessary coerce the Americans.<p>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s strategy for managing Mr. Trump is unlike …

Sam Panopoulos, whose Hawaiian pizza became a Canadian treasure, dies at 83

When the American inventor Samuel Morse visited 19th-century Naples, the birthplace of the modern pizza, he described that city’s preferred street food as “a piece of bread that had been taken reeking out of the sewer.”<p>A century later, a 20-year-old Greek named Sam Panopoulos found himself …

Insulted by Elites, Trump Takes His Revenge on the Planet

Aides say the president was eager to defy sanctimonious corporate critics and arrogant European leaders who lectured him about climate change.<p>Denigrated and dismissed on the world stage as an outsider, a menace, and a buffoon, <b>Donald Trump</b> took his revenge on Thursday, spurning the entire …

Watch Chris Cornell’s Final Performance with Soundgarden

Chris Cornell performed with Soundgarden at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on Wednesday night hours before he was found dead at his hotel. Footage of the …

Music

The moments that define Derek Jeter

As his No. 2 is retired by the Yankees, we relive the sights and sounds of nine iconic plays -- and one historic Yankee Stadium speech -- that helped …

The Doomsday Glacier

<b>Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica</b> is so remote that only 28 human beings have ever set foot on it.<p>Knut Christianson, a 33-year-old glaciologist at …

The story of the Dodgers game underway when the 1992 L.A. riots erupted

The Dodgers were having a bad game in an already bad season, but it was a typically nice evening to catch a baseball game in Chavez Ravine.<p>More than 36,000 fans packed into Dodgers Stadium to watch the home team take on the Philadelphia Phillies.<p>Miles away in a Simi Valley, Calif., courtroom, a …

Trudeau Proposes Bill to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use in Canada

One week before 4/20, Canada has taken a definitive step toward marijuana legalization. On Thursday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau unveiled a …

Cannabis