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Alternate facts, absolute dread: the pandemic sci-fi writers say they couldn’t predict

Alternate facts, absolute dread: the pandemic sci-fi writers say they couldn’t predict

Alternate facts, absolute dread: the pandemic sci-fi writers say they couldn’t predict

  • Apr 13, 2020
Alternate facts, absolute dread: the pandemic sci-fi writers say they couldn’t predict
Quibi stars have no quibble with new phone-only filmmaking

Quibi stars have no quibble with new phone-only filmmaking

Quibi stars have no quibble with new phone-only filmmaking

Quibi stars have no quibble with new phone-only filmmaking
‘SNL’ returns for work-at-home version with host Tom Hanks

‘SNL’ returns for work-at-home version with host Tom Hanks

NBC comedy institution returned to the air on Easter weekend

‘SNL’ returns for work-at-home version with host Tom Hanks
Loretta Lynn’s bond with Patsy Cline remains strong

Loretta Lynn’s bond with Patsy Cline remains strong

Loretta Lynn’s bond with Patsy Cline remains strong

Loretta Lynn’s bond with Patsy Cline remains strong
Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73

Kaie Kellough, Doyali Islam among Canadian contenders for Griffin Poetry Prize

Kaie Kellough, Doyali Islam among Canadian contenders for Griffin Poetry Prize

O’Hara says ‘Schitt’s Creek’ went beyond her expectations

O’Hara says ‘Schitt’s Creek’ went beyond her expectations

Writer Jean Little, renowned for representing kids of all abilities, dead at 88

Writer Jean Little, renowned for representing kids of all abilities, dead at 88

Writer Jean Little, renowned for representing kids of all abilities, dead at 88

Writer Jean Little, renowned for representing kids of all abilities, dead at 88
Beloved ‘Schitt’s Creek’ ending at its peak

Beloved ‘Schitt’s Creek’ ending at its peak

Beloved ‘Schitt’s Creek’ ending at its peak

Beloved ‘Schitt’s Creek’ ending at its peak
Honor Blackman, who played Bond’s Pussy Galore, dies at 94

Honor Blackman, who played Bond’s Pussy Galore, dies at 94

Honor Blackman, who played Bond’s Pussy Galore, dies at 94

Honor Blackman, who played Bond’s Pussy Galore, dies at 94
Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies

Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies

Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies

Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies
Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies

Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies

‘Sadly she had been battling for her health for quite some time’

Actress-activist Shirley Douglas, daughter of medicare’s Tommy Douglas, dies
Singer Pink says she had COVID-19, gives $1M to relief funds

Singer Pink says she had COVID-19, gives $1M to relief funds

The artist and her three-year-old son displaying symptoms

Singer Pink says she had COVID-19, gives $1M to relief funds
Drake does the ‘Toosie Slide’ in new video, shows his mansion and empty T.O. streets

Drake does the ‘Toosie Slide’ in new video, shows his mansion and empty T.O. streets

New creative outlet during the COVID-19 pandemic: The “Toosie Slide.”

Drake does the ‘Toosie Slide’ in new video, shows his mansion and empty T.O. streets
‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Oscar-nominated Canadian filmmaker Giles Walker has died in Toronto

Oscar-nominated Canadian filmmaker Giles Walker has died in Toronto

Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aid

Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aid

From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to…

Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aid
Trump: We won’t pay for security for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan

Trump: We won’t pay for security for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan

Trump: “The U.S. will not pay for their security protection. They must pay!”

Trump: We won’t pay for security for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan
Cineplex Inc. have laid off thousands of employees as the companies closed stores and theatres as instructed by various governments. CP photo

Cineplex Inc., MEC enact mass layoffs amid COVID-19 store, theatre closures

More than 1,300 store employees will be let go, effective March 29

Cineplex Inc. have laid off thousands of employees as the companies closed stores and theatres as instructed by various governments. CP photo
Country music icon Kenny Rogers, seen above performing with Dolly Parton, died Friday night, March 20. (Kenny Rogers Facebook photo)

Country star Kenny Rogers dies of natural causes at 81

Rogers was known for such huge country music hits as Lucille, The Gambler, Coward of the County

Country music icon Kenny Rogers, seen above performing with Dolly Parton, died Friday night, March 20. (Kenny Rogers Facebook photo)