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On the cover of the Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone magazine is celebrating its 50th anniversary, and it’s up for sale. When I was a journalism student in the early ‘80s, I aspired to be a writer for Rolling Stone. My dream job. My instructors at Centennial College … Continue reading

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You never stop learning

One of Elvis Presley’s early tunes, on Sun Records, was Good Rockin’ Tonight, which had been done in the late ’40s by two rock and roll pioneers, Roy Brown and Wynonie Harris. Have you heard the news? The musical answer … Continue reading

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Liking and loathing Facebook

We are all being used by Facebook. Zuckerberg and crew take every Like, Click, Share and Post and use that data against us. “Liked” a band, movie, car or phone? Soon an ad pops up next to your feed with … Continue reading

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