Archive / January, 2012

Toronto + Books = True Love

This amazing viral video from Type Books (883 Queen St. W in Toronto) is currently making the rounds.

If you haven’t already, click play. And enjoy.

And if you’re in downtown Toronto, why not drop by Type Books and say hello? They’re right across the street from Trinity Bellwoods park at Queen & Niagara!


Because all the cool kids are doing it…

Okay, I admit – this is a bit of a cop-out post. The holidays have come and gone and I do have a post rattling around in my head. And I haven’t gone missing again. I’ve simply had a roster of house guests for the past couple of weeks (Best. Christmas. Ever. BTW) and haven’t had much of a chance to collect my thoughts.

So, in the meantime, I figured I’d jump on the Number-One-Song-The-Week-You-Were-Born bandwagon.

And, because I’ve never liked the Number One Song from the week I was born (at least not the one according to Billboard Magazine), I’m going to post the Number One Song according to RPM Magazine. And, since it was the source for Canadian music news for many years (not to mention a former employer of mine… and my first full-time gig as a writer), I think it’s the more valid of the two. Also, I happen to like this song.

So, with out any further ado, I give you:

And, just for giggles, here’s the Number One according to Billboard.