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Arts

Ghomeshi says he was fired from CBC for rough sex

Posted by Staff / October 26, 2014

Jian GhomeshiThe plot is thickening quickly around Jian Ghomeshi's sudden dismissal from the CBC. What began as a simple "leave of absence" for the longtime Q broadcaster became far more dramatic Sunday: The network announced they were severing their ties with him completely, saying they'd received information that "precludes us from continuing our relationship."

Ghomeshi quickly followed up by launching a $50-million countersuit against the broadcasting company - and, on Sunday night, posting this sure to be controversial statement on his Facebook page. The note alleges that a jilted ex girlfriend colluded to launch a launch a smear campaign against him, claiming that she was a "victim of abusive relations" with the radio personality.

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Ferry at sunset

Posted by Staff / October 26, 2014

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Fall colours in High Park

Posted by Staff / October 24, 2014

Announcements

New Korean snack bar does top-notch Kimchi fries

Posted by Staff / October 23, 2014

Han Ba TangThis new Korean restaurant and bar has a host of playful dishes that build off of traditional ingredients. From tacos to old-school soups, the menu leans on bold combinations rather than convention. A case in point is their kimchi fries, which burst with heat and layers of fat-laden flavour. There some of the best the city has to offer.

Read my review of Han Ba Tang in the restaurants section.
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Square

Posted by Staff / October 23, 2014

Eat & Drink

Your photos of Thai food in Toronto

Posted by Staff / October 22, 2014

thai food torontoIt's hard to say what takeout food Toronto likes the most, but you know that Thai would be part of a heated competition for top spot. We challenged our readers to post their best photos of Thai eats -- both takeout and otherwise -- with the dangle of prizes from the Doi Chaang Coffee Company and Sabai Sabai. Our winning photo, taken by chewtoronto, has won a gift basket of single and estate roasts from Doi Chaang and dinner for two at Sabai Sabai. Lucky, lucky.

Check out all the other candidates and get hungry with our Thai food in Toronto stream.
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