GrubStreet.ca RSS Feed GrubStreet.ca | Read Write Now | Online Magazine http://www.grubstreet.ca Copyright 2016 Copyright GrubStreet.ca Sun, 11 Dec 2016 13:42:46 UTC | Most Recent | Oriental Philosophies Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> I&rsquo;ve heard of Feng-shui and may even have tasted some somewhere along the line. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2313/wit-and-wisdom-oriental-philosophies http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2313/wit-and-wisdom-oriental-philosophies Is 1984 32 Years Late Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I don&#39;t watch the news anymore, which isn&#39;t good, but I have no choice. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2312/middle-of-the-journey-is-1984-32-years-late http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2312/middle-of-the-journey-is-1984-32-years-late Spies Like Us Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> I work with a very nice young woman that recently had a birthday. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2311/as-i-hear-it-spies-like-us http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2311/as-i-hear-it-spies-like-us Harry Shearer Aye Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> It comes as a bit of a shock to hear that the voice of Ned Flanders, Montgomery Burns and Principal Skinner are poised to either leave or booted from <em>The Simpsons</em>. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2310/wit-and-wisdom-harry-shearer-aye http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2310/wit-and-wisdom-harry-shearer-aye The Frog Boils Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> My science teacher in middle school told us the story about the frog in a beaker of water. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2309/middle-of-the-journey-the-frog-boils http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2309/middle-of-the-journey-the-frog-boils Driving Foibles Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> Sometimes you just have to shake your head in utter wonder at some of the stupid things that people do. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2308/as-i-hear-it-driving-foibles http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2308/as-i-hear-it-driving-foibles Hole Foods Study Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <div style="font=times new roman;"> <p> The<em> Journal of Gustatory Medicine</em> just published the results of a long-term study that concludes that putting donuts in your diet can be good for you. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2307/wit-and-wisdom-hole-foods-study http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2307/wit-and-wisdom-hole-foods-study The Deck of Cards Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> When you&#39;re the fifth of five boys, one of the things you have to deal with is hand-me-downs. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2306/middle-of-the-journey-the-deck-of-cards http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2306/middle-of-the-journey-the-deck-of-cards Black Friday Shopping Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> I state now that I hate shopping during the holiday season. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2305/as-i-hear-it-black-friday-shopping http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2305/as-i-hear-it-black-friday-shopping Winning Combination Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> You may have read that Roots Canada is using Wellington County, Ontario, locations as the backdrop for its Christmas season catalogue and that a visit to the County will be the grand prize in the company&rsquo;s international scratch and win contest. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2304/wit-and-wisdom-winning-combination http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2304/wit-and-wisdom-winning-combination Donald A to Z Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Well, the election is over, and I have to say that I&#39;m not all that surprised by the outcome. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2303/middle-of-the-journey-donald-a-to-z http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2303/middle-of-the-journey-donald-a-to-z As Tasting Wine Mon, 14 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Did you ever get the feeling that your mouthwash was letting you down in the flavour department?</p> <hr /> <h6> Entrepreneur Tim Crasher tired of mint flavoured toothpaste and mouth wash. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2302/wit-and-wisdom-as-tasting-wine http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2302/wit-and-wisdom-as-tasting-wine Lost Photos Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> The one thing we always hear about our computers is back up, back up, back up. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2301/as-i-hear-it-lost-photos http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2301/as-i-hear-it-lost-photos West of Weird Sat, 12 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Karen Thompson <p> In <em>West of Weird</em>, H. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2300/book-review-west-of-weird http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2300/book-review-west-of-weird Exile on Main Street Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> When you read this column and unless the result is a cliffhanger, in the tradition of George W. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2299/wit-and-wisdom-exile-on-main-street http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2299/wit-and-wisdom-exile-on-main-street Little Memories Wed, 09 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> November 8th, 2016 is a date many people will remember for a long time. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2298/middle-of-the-journey-little-memories http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2298/middle-of-the-journey-little-memories Fall 2016 TV Shows 3 Tue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> I finally watched three new shows, which premiered on CBS-TV, over the past couple of weeks. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2297/as-i-hear-it-fall-2016-tv-shows-3 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2297/as-i-hear-it-fall-2016-tv-shows-3 Everyday Heroes Sun, 06 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> The 2016 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded, a Friday or two ago, to Juan Manuel Santos. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2296/wit-and-wisdom-everyday-heroes http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2296/wit-and-wisdom-everyday-heroes Time or Money Wed, 02 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> &quot;Your money or your life?&quot; said the thief. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2295/middle-of-the-journey-time-or-money http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2295/middle-of-the-journey-time-or-money Self-defining Words Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> You may have noticed the Collins Dictionary people have added some 6,500 new words to the Scrabble Word List, all generated since the last update in 2011. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2283/wit-and-wisdom-self-defining-words http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2283/wit-and-wisdom-self-defining-words New Car Leasing Sun, 30 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> There is probably one thing most consumers hate more than anything else is shopping for a new car. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2282/as-i-hear-it-new-car-leasing http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2282/as-i-hear-it-new-car-leasing Water Buffalo Patrol Sat, 29 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> The &ldquo;Year 148 Canada Day&rdquo; parade, last summer, was up to and, perhaps, even surpassed, the usual high standards of a Wellington parade. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2281/wit-and-wisdom-water-buffalo-patrol http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2281/wit-and-wisdom-water-buffalo-patrol How Gullible Are They Wed, 26 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Well, we&rsquo;re two weeks out from the election. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2280/middle-of-the-journey-how-gullible-are-they http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2280/middle-of-the-journey-how-gullible-are-they The Forced March Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> The old era is about over. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2279/wit-and-wisdom-the-forced-march http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2279/wit-and-wisdom-the-forced-march Fall 2016 TV Shows 2 Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> Now that a few weeks have passed, I had the chance to watch some more of the &quot;highly&quot; and not so highly anticipated new television shows. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2278/as-i-hear-it-fall-2016-tv-shows-2 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2278/as-i-hear-it-fall-2016-tv-shows-2 A Special Visit Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Over the years, I&rsquo;ve written many stories about living on Martha&rsquo;s Vineyard. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2276/middle-of-the-journey-a-special-visit http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2276/middle-of-the-journey-a-special-visit From Boil to Simmer Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> I looked at the front page of my daily newspaper, last Friday, and every single article on the front page made by blood boil. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2277/wit-and-wisdom-from-boil-to-simmer http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2277/wit-and-wisdom-from-boil-to-simmer NHL Start 2016 Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Bob Stark <p style="text-align: center;"> &quot;Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2275/commentary-nhl-start-2016 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2275/commentary-nhl-start-2016 US Presidential Debate 2 Thu, 13 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 John Doe <p> Yet, again, the United States has caught the attention of political news stations, as expected. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2274/commentary-us-presidential-debate-2 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2274/commentary-us-presidential-debate-2 The Difference Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> In the last several days, I&rsquo;ve heard many people make many excuses for Donald Trump&rsquo;s latest outrage. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2273/middle-of-the-journey-the-difference http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2273/middle-of-the-journey-the-difference Fall 2016 TV Shows 1 Sun, 09 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> It&#39;s that time of year again, when all the networks, cable channels and streaming services roll out their new shows. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2272/as-i-hear-it-fall-2016-tv-shows-1 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2272/as-i-hear-it-fall-2016-tv-shows-1 Beer Pipeline Sat, 08 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> It&rsquo;s been a good month for beer. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2271/wit-and-wisdom-beer-pipeline http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2271/wit-and-wisdom-beer-pipeline Bounce Back Pillows Sat, 08 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 John Doe <p> If you wish to have a good night&#39;s sleep and not wake up feeling exhausted and getting back pains, an excellent bounce back pillows is exactly what you have to have to feel rejuvenated in the morning. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2270/commentary-bounce-back-pillows http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2270/commentary-bounce-back-pillows Can Trump Win Fri, 07 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Jane Doe <p> Many American voters took Donald J Trump for a joke when he announced his intention to run for the most powerful job on the planet, the President of the United States. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2269/commentary-can-trump-win http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2269/commentary-can-trump-win Gandalf Versus the Bowl Wed, 05 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I remember watching the old <em>Peanuts</em> specials on television: Halloween, Christmas, even Arbor Day, for Pete&rsquo;s sake! I could count on Snoopy to deliver laughs, especially when he went after the Red Baron or when he&rsquo;d carry his food dish around. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2268/middle-of-the-journey-gandalf-versus-the-bowl http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2268/middle-of-the-journey-gandalf-versus-the-bowl Fender Benders Sun, 02 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> My wife, Marcy, has no luck when it comes to her cars at work. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2267/as-i-hear-it-fender-benders http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2267/as-i-hear-it-fender-benders Battle of Trent River Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Everyone has some sort of story about an incident in which the police get involved, unnecessarily. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2266/wit-and-widsom-battle-of-trent-river http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2266/wit-and-widsom-battle-of-trent-river US Debate 1 2016 Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Jane Doe <p> Touted as the most anticipated Presidential debate of this election campaign, it took place on Monday, 28 September 2016, at Hofstra University, on Long Island. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2265/commentary-us-debate-1-2016 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2265/commentary-us-debate-1-2016 Determination Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Our dog, Gandalf, is quite the homebody. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2263/middle-of-the-journey-determination http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2263/middle-of-the-journey-determination US Election 2016 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Jane Doe <p> The US Presidential Election, frankly, has scared many of us into believing that it is the end-all. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2264/commentary-us-election-2016 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2264/commentary-us-election-2016 Second Sweet 16 Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> If you think having two daughters is easy, take moment to re-think that idea. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2262/as-i-hear-it-second-sweet-16 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2262/as-i-hear-it-second-sweet-16 Singapore Single Stars Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Two lowly takeout stands are spreading hope, of cheap and cheerful eateries, to thousands around the world. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2261/wit-and-widsom-singapore-single-stars http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2261/wit-and-widsom-singapore-single-stars No Comparison Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I keep hearing people debate the issue of who to vote for, in the upcoming presidential election. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2260/middle-of-the-journey-no-comparison http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2260/middle-of-the-journey-no-comparison Crazy Eddie Antar Sun, 18 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> The innovator of electronics sales, Eddie Antar died Saturday 8 September 2016. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2259/as-i-hear-it-crazy-eddie-antar http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2259/as-i-hear-it-crazy-eddie-antar Eats, Shoots and Shampoos Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> What motivates me to select a particular shampoo, you ask? I check off the boxes. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2258/wit-and-widsom-eats,-shoots-and-shampoos http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2258/wit-and-widsom-eats,-shoots-and-shampoos Snowy and Augie Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Many people have emotional attachments to stuffed animals. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2257/middle-of-the-journey-snowy-and-augie http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2257/middle-of-the-journey-snowy-and-augie Lights Out 2016 Mon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> It&#39;s been three years since my last endoscopy and colonoscopy and my primary care physician, Dr. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2256/as-i-hear-it-lights-out-2016 http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2256/as-i-hear-it-lights-out-2016 Too Much Detail Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Back when the movie &ldquo;Alien&rdquo; came out, I didn&rsquo;t want to see it. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2255/middle-of-the-journey-too-much-detail http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2255/middle-of-the-journey-too-much-detail Excuses Oft Used Sun, 04 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Web sites are hacked all the time, data stolen and web site users indignant. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2254/wit-and-widsom-excuses-oft-used http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2254/wit-and-widsom-excuses-oft-used Cat Man Cometh Sat, 03 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <div style="text-align: center;"> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1" style="width: 200px; height: 200px"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="vertical-align: baseline;"> <img alt="grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2253/as-i-hear-it-cat-man-cometh http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2253/as-i-hear-it-cat-man-cometh Fuzzy Was It Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Kids, today, have no appreciation for how clear a picture they get on the television. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2252/middle-of-the-journey-fuzzy-was-it http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2252/middle-of-the-journey-fuzzy-was-it Winery Tour Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <div style="text-align: center;"> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1" style="width: 200px; height: 200px"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="vertical-align: baseline;"> <p> <img alt="grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2251/as-i-hear-it-winery-tour http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2251/as-i-hear-it-winery-tour NBA Experiment Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Did you see that the NBA is undertaking a three-year &ldquo;experiment&rdquo; to allow teams to sell a sponsorship spot on the team jersey? It&rsquo;s just a tiny oval patch on the left side, above the heart, legible if you&#39;re a courtside fan with a telescope or a home fan with an 84-inch, ultra-high definition television. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2250/wit-and-widsom-nba-experiment http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2250/wit-and-widsom-nba-experiment Turn on the Game Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I was never one to pay much attention to most sports. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2249/middle-of-the-journey-turn-on-the-game http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2249/middle-of-the-journey-turn-on-the-game Lost and Found Sun, 21 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> This has happened to all of us at one time or another. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2248/as-i-hear-it-lost-and-found http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2248/as-i-hear-it-lost-and-found Words of Wisdom Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> When I was a coastal engineer, I worked on many homes, on the beach. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2247/middle-of-the-journey-words-of-wisdom http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2247/middle-of-the-journey-words-of-wisdom Disappointments Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> It&rsquo;s been a week filled with disappointments, so the least I can do is to share them with you. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2246/wit-and-widsom-disappointments http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2246/wit-and-widsom-disappointments Walking Sun, 14 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> What&#39;s so special about walking you ask? When you can&#39;t do it, you realize how much you took it for granted. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2245/as-i-hear-it-walking http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2245/as-i-hear-it-walking His Birthday Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Sunday was the birthday of my brother Stephen. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2244/middle-of-the-journey-his-birthday http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2244/middle-of-the-journey-his-birthday Confirming Cursive Mon, 08 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Are you one of those old fossils that think it terrible many primary schools no longer teach cursive handwriting? Do you feel there is undue emphasis put on the need to teach &lsquo;coding&rsquo; to children, when the only code they really need is the postal code to put on an envelope? Can I join the club?</p> <hr /> <h6>The need for cursive writing. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2243/wit-and-widsom-confirming-cursive http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2243/wit-and-widsom-confirming-cursive Grilling Sun, 07 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> There is no summer activity more beloved than cooking meat outside on the grill. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2242/as-i-hear-it-grilling http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2242/as-i-hear-it-grilling An Odd Gift Wed, 03 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> My brother, Stephen, was quite the globetrotter. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2241/middle-of-the-journey-an-odd-gift http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2241/middle-of-the-journey-an-odd-gift Air Conditioning Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> I am a big fan of air conditioning (AC), the colder the better. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2240/as-i-hear-it-air-conditioning http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2240/as-i-hear-it-air-conditioning Ice Cream Zones Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> The interim report we&rsquo;ve all been holding our breath for is finally on its way to Council. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2239/wit-and-widsom-ice-cream-zones http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2239/wit-and-widsom-ice-cream-zones She or He Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I&#39;ve read several postings on various places where people say, &quot;Convince me to vote for Her without mentioning His name. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2238/middle-of-the-journey-she-or-he http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2238/middle-of-the-journey-she-or-he Misleading Lottery Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> It&rsquo;s not been a good week with me. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2237/wit-and-widsom-misleading-lottery http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2237/wit-and-widsom-misleading-lottery Reading Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> Ever since I can remember, I&#39;ve loved reading. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2236/as-i-hear-it-reading http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2236/as-i-hear-it-reading Helping Me Shave Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> The first love, of a little, girl is her father; that saying common. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2235/middle-of-the-journey-helping-me-shave http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2235/middle-of-the-journey-helping-me-shave Rise or Die Sun, 17 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 M Alan Roberts <p style="margin-left: 50px; margin-right: 150px; text-align: left;"> &ldquo;Rise! Get yourselves together. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2234/commentary-rise-or-die http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2234/commentary-rise-or-die Random Thoughts Sat, 16 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> The last few weeks have been a big blur. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2233/as-i-hear-it-random-thoughts http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2233/as-i-hear-it-random-thoughts A Financial Career Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Were you required to read Stephen Leacock in high school? Do you remember &ldquo;My Financial Career,&rdquo; his story about a fumbling attempt to open and then close a bank account? My banking career took a similar embarrassing turn this past week. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2232/wit-and-widsom-a-financial-career http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2232/wit-and-widsom-a-financial-career I Hate Purses Thu, 14 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten <p> Among my many, and, yes, there are so many, so don&rsquo;t even go there, quirks is that I hate carrying a purse. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2230/as-i-see-it-i-hate-purses http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2230/as-i-see-it-i-hate-purses Measure of a Man Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Movies with a Western theme have never been my thing. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2231/middle-of-the-journey-measure-of-a-man http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2231/middle-of-the-journey-measure-of-a-man A Bushel of Carrots Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> The Ontario government is thinking and acting big. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2229/wit-and-widsom-a-bushel-of-carrots http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2229/wit-and-widsom-a-bushel-of-carrots Life as a Classroom Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 JR Hafer <p> As a young lad, everyone told me, &ldquo;Life is a classroom. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2228/commentary-life-as-a-classroom http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2228/commentary-life-as-a-classroom All Colours Matter Sun, 10 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> With the events of Dallas and Baton Rouge looming over us this past week, along with the protests that followed shortly after, I had to say a few words. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2227/as-i-hear-it-all-colours-matter http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2227/as-i-hear-it-all-colours-matter A Reminiscence Sat, 09 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Sjef Frenken <div style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="GrubStreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2226/lunches-with-jack-a-reminiscence http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2226/lunches-with-jack-a-reminiscence RIP Bill Hawkins Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Bob Stark <div style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="GrubStreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2224/obituary-rip-bill-hawkins http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2224/obituary-rip-bill-hawkins Fireworks and Dogs Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> We just went to visit family in Naples, my mother and brother; brother number three came to join us. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2223/middle-of-the-journey-fireworks-and-dogs http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2223/middle-of-the-journey-fireworks-and-dogs Moose Knuckles Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Buying or selling a product, given where it is &lsquo;from,&rsquo; can lead to a whack of trouble. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2225/wit-and-widsom-moose-knuckles http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2225/wit-and-widsom-moose-knuckles Roadies Mon, 04 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> Making another television series or movie about the music industry, today, can be dangerous. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2222/as-i-hear-it-roadies http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2222/as-i-hear-it-roadies No Do Over Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Just recently, I heard many people regretting their votes. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2220/middle-of-the-journey-no-do-over http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2220/middle-of-the-journey-no-do-over Delicious Uncertainty Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> Real estate agents have a saying that goes something like this, &ldquo;Your house is worth only what someone is willing to pay for it. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2219/wit-and-widsom-delicious-uncertainty http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2219/wit-and-widsom-delicious-uncertainty A Story of Ralph Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I never knew Ralph De La Osa as a young man. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2218/middle-of-the-journey-a-story-of-ralph http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2218/middle-of-the-journey-a-story-of-ralph Starr Trekking Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> Every year, my wife and I like to go into Manhattan to see a Broadway show. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2217/as-i-hear-it-starr-trekking http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2217/as-i-hear-it-starr-trekking Personal Grooming Thu, 16 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> I have been looking at myself in the mirror, with a view to scraping off my facial hair, for about 50 years now. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2216/wit-and-widsom-personal-grooming http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2216/wit-and-widsom-personal-grooming Yet Again Wed, 15 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> It&#39;s happened, again, on Saturday 11 June 2016. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2215/middle-of-the-journey-yet-again http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2215/middle-of-the-journey-yet-again Syracuse Radio Daze Sun, 12 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <div style="text-align: center; font-weight: 800; margin-bottom: 10px;"> <br /> <img alt="Grub Street Interview" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2214/as-i-hear-it-syracuse-radio-daze http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2214/as-i-hear-it-syracuse-radio-daze Brooklyn Heights Sat, 11 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Wendy Vega <p> When I was a little kid, my family lived in Brooklyn Heights. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2213/mindful-musing-brooklyn-heights http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2213/mindful-musing-brooklyn-heights Not Competent Thu, 09 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> Let me see if I have this straight. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2212/middle-of-the-journey-not-competent http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2212/middle-of-the-journey-not-competent RIP Bobby Curtola Wed, 08 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Bob Stark <p> I haven&#39;t seen much coverage of this story. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2211/commentary-rip-bobby-curtola http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2211/commentary-rip-bobby-curtola The Upper Tier Tue, 07 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> If you take the train from Union Station, in Toronto, from time to time, as I do, you probably find it annoying to hear them announce, if you can hear it at all, &ldquo;Via Business Class passengers may board at any time after they have finished their free drinks and snacks in the lounge. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2210/wit-and-widsom-the-upper-tier http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2210/wit-and-widsom-the-upper-tier Lost Thoughts Sun, 05 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> I had a great idea for this column, yesterday, and, unfortunately, I lost it. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2209/as-i-hear-it-lost-thoughts http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2209/as-i-hear-it-lost-thoughts E L Chappel Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <br /> <img alt="Grub Street Interview" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2208/grub-street-interview-e-l-chappel http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2208/grub-street-interview-e-l-chappel Hoarding Dad Thu, 02 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> My friend, Ron, has many, many &ldquo;irons in the fire,&rdquo; as the saying goes. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2207/middle-of-the-journey-hoarding-dad http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2207/middle-of-the-journey-hoarding-dad Tricia Kelly Wed, 01 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <img alt="Grub Street Interview" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2206/tricia-kelly-tricia-kelly http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2206/tricia-kelly-tricia-kelly Summer Gardening Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> My wife likes to grow vegetables and flowers when summer rolls around. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2205/as-i-hear-it-summer-gardening http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2205/as-i-hear-it-summer-gardening Piece of Cake Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0000 David Simmonds <p> We&rsquo;ve all heard something of Ivan Pavlov, although his dog that makes him famous. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2204/wit-and-widsom-piece-of-cake http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2204/wit-and-widsom-piece-of-cake To Grieve Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 +0000 AJ Robinson <p> I have never truly known loss in my life. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2203/middle-of-the-journey-to-grieve http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2203/middle-of-the-journey-to-grieve New Teeth Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg <p> In 1975, comedian Robert Klein released an album called &quot;New Teeth. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2202/as-i-hear-it-new-teeth http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2202/as-i-hear-it-new-teeth |-- Most Recent Interviews --| E L Chappel Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <br /> <img alt="Grub Street Interview" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2208/grub-street-interview-e-l-chappel http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2208/grub-street-interview-e-l-chappel Tricia Kelly Wed, 01 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <img alt="Grub Street Interview" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2206/tricia-kelly-tricia-kelly http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2206/tricia-kelly-tricia-kelly Eileen Cook Fri, 06 May 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <br /> <img alt="" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2195/eileen-cook-eileen-cook http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2195/eileen-cook-eileen-cook Ruth Nemzoff Mon, 04 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <br /> <img alt="Grub Street Interview Ruth Nemzoff" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2175/grub-street-interview-ruth-nemzoff http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2175/grub-street-interview-ruth-nemzoff John Vespasian Sun, 21 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> &nbsp;</p> <div style="text-align: center"> <img alt="Grub Street Interview" src=". http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2153/grub-street-interview-john-vespasian http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2153/grub-street-interview-john-vespasian Allen Klein Jollyologist Sun, 17 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <br /> <img alt="" height="163" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2130/grub-street-interview-allen-klein-jollyologist http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2130/grub-street-interview-allen-klein-jollyologist Rick Rosner Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: left; font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> Rick Rosner (below) is a remarkable comedy writer, given he has an IQ of 199, the fourth highest on record. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2087/grub-street-interview-rick-rosner http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2087/grub-street-interview-rick-rosner Howard Lapides Triplet Sat, 05 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center"> <br /> <img alt="" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2069/grub-street-interview-howard-lapides-triplet http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2069/grub-street-interview-howard-lapides-triplet Fred Allen Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2221/comedian-fred-allen http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2221/comedian-fred-allen Jay Bonansinga Tue, 05 May 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style=" text-align: center;"> <img alt="GrubStreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2031/grub-street-interview-jay-bonansinga http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2031/grub-street-interview-jay-bonansinga Eliot Pattison Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> Novels give us a few hours of escape. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2010/author-eliot-pattison http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2010/author-eliot-pattison Ann Lewis Hamilton Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> Depression Era babies lived difficult, yet cheerful lives, full of hope; pop and rock music lyrics evince this well. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1993/author-ann-lewis-hamilton http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1993/author-ann-lewis-hamilton Ward Anderson Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: justify;"> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> Humour, Lew Hanson said, &ldquo;is essential to making sense of our times. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1991/comedian,-writer-ward-anderson http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1991/comedian,-writer-ward-anderson Dave Schwensen Sun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> &ldquo;Call me a comedy coach, not a teacher,&rdquo; says Dave Schwensen (below). http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2013/comedian-dave-schwensen http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/2013/comedian-dave-schwensen Gabe Abelson Sat, 06 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> Comedy is not easy. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1966/grub-street-interview-gabe-abelson http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1966/grub-street-interview-gabe-abelson Jason Stuart Thu, 04 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: justified;"> <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> Jason Stuart, below, is funny. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1965/grub-street-interview-jason-stuart http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1965/grub-street-interview-jason-stuart Bruce Holbert Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style=" text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="GrubStreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1917/author-bruce-holbert http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1917/author-bruce-holbert Meredith Wild Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> &ldquo;A well written novel,&rdquo; says Brenda Knight, publisher at Cleis Press, &ldquo;jumps off the page. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1890/author-meredith-wild http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1890/author-meredith-wild Judy McNary Sat, 07 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> &ldquo;Money,&rdquo; Ayn Rand said, &ldquo;is only a tool. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1880/finance-judy-mcnary http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1880/finance-judy-mcnary J Scott Fuqua Fri, 30 May 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="" height="165" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1875/author-j-scott-fuqua http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1875/author-j-scott-fuqua Richard Kramer Wed, 28 May 2014 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click <p> In the early 1970s, as a senior at Yale College, Richard Kramer sent an unsolicited manuscript, &ldquo;Late Bloomers,&rdquo; to &ldquo;New Yorker&rdquo; magazine. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1892/author-richard-kramer http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1892/author-richard-kramer Ken LaZebnik Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction </strong></p> <p> &ldquo;Hollywood Digs,&rdquo; by Ken LaZebnik, below, is a great book. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1832/author-ken-lazebnik http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1832/author-ken-lazebnik Victoria Patterson Tue, 25 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> As does the fog, satire tiptoes on little cat&#39;s feet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1825/author-victoria-patterson http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1825/author-victoria-patterson List of Interviews Thu, 13 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <br /> <div> Author <table align="left" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" height="1271" style="height: 24px;" width="770"> <colgroup> <col /> <col /> </colgroup> <tbody> <tr> <td height="21" style="height: 21px; width:50px; color: green;"> <strong>Interviewee</strong></td> <td height="21" style="height: 21px; width:180px; color: green;"> <strong>Topics</strong></td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height: 21px; width: 60px; color: red;"> <a href="/articles/index/478/the-grub-street-interview-aj-benza" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">AJ Benza</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; width: 260px; color: blue;"> Author, Television Presenter</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height: 21px; width: 60px; color: red;"> <a href="/articles/index/1811/grub-street-interview-alessandra-torre" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Alessandra Torre</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; width: 260px; color: blue;"> Author</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1100/grub-street-interview-al-pascal" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Al Pascal</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Radio DJ, Programmer Director, Personality</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/2130/grub-street-interview-allen-klein-jollyologist" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Allen Klein</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Jollyologist, Motivational and Inspirational Speaker</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1993/author-ann-lewis-hamilton" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Ann Lewis Hamilton</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Author</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1034/the-grub-street-interview-brian-linse" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Brian Linse</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Independent Film Producer, Liberal Blogger</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: red"> <a href="/articles/index/1917/author-bruce-holbert" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Bruce Holbert</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Author, writer, teacher</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1031/the-grub-street-interview-burt-dubrow" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Burt Dubrow</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Creator &quot;Jerry Springer Show,&quot; Howdy Doody</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1125/grub-street-interview-byron-hyde-md" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Byron Hyde MD</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Physician</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1093/grub-street-interview-carl-de-suze" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Carl de Suze</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Radio DJ, Speaker</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1701/grub-street-interview-chris-allen" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Chris Allen</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Author, International Thrillers</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1091/grub-street-interview-chuck-azzarello" style="color: red; 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font-weight: 800;">Dick Summer</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Radio DJ, Programme Director, Podcaster</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1680/grub-street-interview-dr-debby-herbenick" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Dr Debby Herbenick</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Sexual Health Advocate, University of Indiana</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="articles/index/1030/the-grub-street-interview-dr-randal-marlin" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Dr Randal Marlin</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Philosopher</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/2208/grub-street-interview-e-l-chappel" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">E L Chappel</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Author, Aviatrix, Women and STEM</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/2195/eileen-cook-eileen-cook" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Eileen Cook</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Author, Teacher</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/2010/author-eliot-pattison" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Eliot Pattison</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Author, Tibet Scholar, International Lawyer</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1086/grub-street-interview-fred-allen" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Fred Allen</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Satirist via Martin Gostainian</td> </tr> <tr> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="/articles/index/1966/grub-street-interview-gabe-abelson" style="color: red; font-weight: 800;">Gabe Abelson</a></td> <td height="21" style="height:21px; color: blue;"> Comedy Writer, Comedian</td> </tr> <tr height="21"> <td height="21" style="height:21px;"> <a href="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1816/grub-street-interview-list-of-interviews http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1816/grub-street-interview-list-of-interviews Alessandra Torre Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> A vain, wealthy divorce lawyer, 40, a notorious easy lover, locks eyes with a female intern, 21. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1811/author-alessandra-torre http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1811/author-alessandra-torre David Rich Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="" height="125" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1771/author-david-rich http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1771/author-david-rich Nancy Lynn Jarvis Fri, 08 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <br /> <div style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="" height="125" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1757/author-nancy-lynn-jarvis http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1757/author-nancy-lynn-jarvis Harrison Cheung Mon, 12 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <div style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="" height="130" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1712/author-harrison-cheung http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1712/author-harrison-cheung Peter Mehlman Fri, 02 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <br /> <div style="font-size: 36px; color: blue; text-align: center;"> <img alt="" height="130" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1706/author-peter-mehlman http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1706/author-peter-mehlman Lisa Jay Fri, 02 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800; text-align: justify;"> Introduction</p> <p> Lisa Jay called her father, in Boise, Idaho. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1705/actor-lisa-jay http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1705/actor-lisa-jay Chris Allen Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p><br /> &quot;The two thirty-eights roared simultaneous. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1701/author-chris-allen http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1701/author-chris-allen Dr Debby Herbenick Mon, 03 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction </strong></p> <p> Sex, said Jim Morrison, singer for &ldquo;The Doors,&rdquo; is dishonest. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1680/author-dr-debby-herbenick http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1680/author-dr-debby-herbenick Steve Berry Sun, 02 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> Next to death and taxes, humans loathe doubt most. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1677/author-steve-berry http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1677/author-steve-berry Harrison Demchick Mon, 06 May 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> Carl Sagan admired books. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1662/author-harrison-demchick http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1662/author-harrison-demchick Tiffany Jones Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> Pastries, those impishly delicious, often gooey desserts we love, have a rich history. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1650/chef-tiffany-jones http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1650/chef-tiffany-jones Dan Nainan Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="GrubStreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1641/comedian-dan-nainan http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1641/comedian-dan-nainan Vicki Gillespie Sat, 02 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> Country Music is a child of rural US folk songs and ballads. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1615/musician-vicki-gillespie http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1615/musician-vicki-gillespie Howard Lapides Redux Wed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <br /> <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> &ldquo;To hell with facts,&rdquo; said Ken Kesey, &ldquo;we need stories!&rdquo; The most efficient means of social disclosure is a story. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1512/storyteller-howard-lapides-redux http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1512/storyteller-howard-lapides-redux Jack Benny Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: center;"> <br /> <img alt="" height="360" src=". http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1221/comedian-jack-benny http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1221/comedian-jack-benny Byron Hyde, MD Tue, 19 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Melissa Yue <p> <strong>Introduction by Stacey Chillemi</strong></p> <p> A puzzling ailment afflicts millions of women and men. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1125/physician-byron-hyde,-md http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1125/physician-byron-hyde,-md Chuck Azzarello Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1091/radio-chuck-azzarello http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1091/radio-chuck-azzarello Carl de Suze Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> My first contact with Carl de Suze (1915-1998) on WBZ Boston remains vivid although it occurred some 25 years ago. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1093/radio-carl-de-suze http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1093/radio-carl-de-suze George Balcon Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> &ldquo;I always listened to radio,&rdquo; says George Balcon (1931-2004). http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1094/radio-george-balcon http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1094/radio-george-balcon Jerry Williams Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> Mouth to Mouth Battle Resuscitated,&quot; screamed the 3-deck headline of the &quot;On TV&quot; column, by Jim O&#39;Brien, in the Philadelphia &quot;Daily News&quot; for Tuesday, 27 March 1979. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1095/radio-jerry-williams http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1095/radio-jerry-williams Greg Stewart Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> Radio in Canada has evolved into a rather novel hybrid. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1096/radio-greg-stewart http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1096/radio-greg-stewart John L&#039;Heuri Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> A good, entertaining jock will always make a difference in a tightly competitive market where two or more stations are into the same music genre. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1097/radio-john-l'heuri http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1097/radio-john-l'heuri Tom Konard Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> Airchecks are the lifeblood of radio. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1098/radio-tom-konard http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1098/radio-tom-konard Larry Glick!!! Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> Radio talk legend, Larry Glick, passed away Thursday 26 March 2009, after hours of open heart surgery. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1099/radio-larry-glick!!! http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1099/radio-larry-glick!!! Jerry del Colliano Mon, 04 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> by <a href=". http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1088/radio-jerry-del-colliano http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1088/radio-jerry-del-colliano Muck Made Meyer Mon, 04 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> &ldquo;Ken &lsquo;Muck&rsquo; Meyer is the most famous radio talk show producer, ever,&rdquo; says Podcaster, <a href=". http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1089/radio-muck-made-meyer http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1089/radio-muck-made-meyer Howard Lapides Thu, 10 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Streeter Click</p> <p> Howard Lapides is a storyteller. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/485/storyteller-howard-lapides http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/485/storyteller-howard-lapides John Rook Thu, 10 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Streeter Click</p> <p> &quot;He&#39;s too tall, too skinny and jogs too much,&quot; says Dick Summer, of John Rook. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/486/radio-john-rook http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/486/radio-john-rook An Essay on Art Thu, 10 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Melissa Yue <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Streeter Click</p> <p> Art plays a central role in our social life. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/493/art-an-essay-on-art http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/493/art-an-essay-on-art Dick Summer Thu, 10 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Matthew White <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> dr george pollard</p> <p> &quot;Wanted,&quot; read the ad, &quot;a Dick Summer style dj for east coast major. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/495/radio-dick-summer http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/495/radio-dick-summer Tim Byrd: the Byrdman Mon, 07 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> &quot;Tim Byrd is the unknown A-list DJ,&rdquo; says New York media maven, Leroy Jones. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1033/radio-tim-byrd:-the-byrdman http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1033/radio-tim-byrd:-the-byrdman Brian Linse Mon, 07 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Introduction</p> <p> Famous, on-line, for sensible liberal blogging, off-line Brian Linse, below, produces hit movies. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1034/movies-brian-linse http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1034/movies-brian-linse Timothy Hallinan Mon, 07 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Rich Knight <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Shadoe Stevens*</p> <p> Timothy Hallinan is simply the smartest, most creative person I know and the most inspiring. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1035/author-timothy-hallinan http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1035/author-timothy-hallinan Matt Seinberg Mon, 07 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Rich Knight <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Streeter Click</p> <p> &ldquo;Matt Seinberg has always been a pain in the butt,&rdquo; says Allen Beebe, of WMJY-FM, in Biloxi, Mississippi, &ldquo;but thank gawd for him. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1036/radio-matt-seinberg http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1036/radio-matt-seinberg Neal Gumpel Sun, 06 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> <strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p> A hundred years ago, Albert Einstein didn&rsquo;t know physicists believed E could not equal mc-squared. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1029/writer-neal-gumpel http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1029/writer-neal-gumpel Dr. Randal Marlin Sun, 06 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Paul A. Bennett <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> dr george pollard</p> <p> Dr Randal Marlin is a philosopher, teacher and author. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1030/philosopher-dr.-randal-marlin http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1030/philosopher-dr.-randal-marlin Burt Dubrow Sun, 06 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800; font-size: 12px; width: 443px;"> Introduction</p> <p> Dubrow is frank. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1031/television-burt-dubrow http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1031/television-burt-dubrow High Noon in New Bern Fri, 04 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="font-weight: 800;"> Prologue</p> <p> &ldquo;I couldn&rsquo;t have been more wrong,&rdquo; says Neal Gumpel, the screenwriter. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1027/politician-high-noon-in-new-bern http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1027/politician-high-noon-in-new-bern Shadoe Stevens Tue, 01 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> dr george pollard</p> <p> &ldquo;From the moment I heard Shadoe Stevens, on WRKO-AM, in Boston,&rdquo; says <a>Howard Lapides</a>, &ldquo;I knew he was one of the few radio people I&rsquo;d always idolize. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1026/radio-shadoe-stevens http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1026/radio-shadoe-stevens Stoking the Imagination Sat, 29 Jan 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="" height="200" src="http://grubstreet. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1022/radio-stoking-the-imagination http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1022/radio-stoking-the-imagination AJ Benza Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> dr george pollard</p> <p> &ldquo;AJ and I are at Ago,&rdquo; says Neal Gumpel. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/478/writer-aj-benza http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/478/writer-aj-benza Dr. Byron Hyde - CFS, ME OLD Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Melissa Yue Introduction Stacey Chillemi A puzzling ailment afflicts millions of women and men. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/481/the-grub-street-interview-dr-byron-hyde--cfs-me-old http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/481/the-grub-street-interview-dr-byron-hyde--cfs-me-old The Kingston Trio Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 JR Hafer <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Christine Grail</p> <p> The Kingston Trio lives! A half-century after their first hit, &quot;Tom Dooley,&quot; the fan base remains massive, strong and growing. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/489/music-the-kingston-trio http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/489/music-the-kingston-trio LARadio.com Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Matthew White <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> dr george pollard</p> <p> This interview is good for you. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/490/radio-laradio.com http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/490/radio-laradio.com Mary Lyon Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail <p style="font-size: 14px;"> <strong>Up with Liberalism</strong></p> <p> <strong>Introduction</strong><br /> Pamela Cuellar</p> <p> Clever, versatile and a can-do woman, that&#39;s Mary Lyon. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/492/journalist-mary-lyon http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/492/journalist-mary-lyon Dr Randal Marlin: lies, damn lies and propaganda Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click Introduction streeter click Dr Randal Marlin is a philosopher, teacher and author. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/505/the-grub-street-interview-dr-randal-marlin-lies-damn-lies-and-propaganda http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/505/the-grub-street-interview-dr-randal-marlin-lies-damn-lies-and-propaganda Al Pascal Mon, 05 Apr 2010 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> In the 1970s through the 1980s, Al Pascal programmed one of Canada&rsquo;s most influential radio stations: CFRA-AM, Ottawa. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1100/radio-al-pascal http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1100/radio-al-pascal |-- Most Recent Profiles --| Estee Lauder Mon, 24 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Elizabeth Studley Estèe Lauder founded her company in 1946 with just four products and an unshakeable belief that every woman can be beautiful. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1497/profile-estee-lauder http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1497/profile-estee-lauder Allen Beebe Sun, 29 Jul 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Matt Seinberg It was the summer of 1977, when it was announced that WNBC-AM was going to change formats, from what was called a “chicken rock” music format to a more adult contemporary format. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1465/as-i-hear-it-allen-beebe http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1465/as-i-hear-it-allen-beebe Fleetwood Mac Wed, 09 Nov 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten “Fleetwood Mac,” says Patrick Donavan, sometimes music critic for the Sydney “Morning Herald,” is a puzzle. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1270/grub-street-profile-fleetwood-mac http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1270/grub-street-profile-fleetwood-mac Agony of the Artist Tue, 12 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, given a fair reading of its web site, honours some women and many men who made rock and roll profitable; there’s a separate category for influences. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1106/connie-francis-agony-of-the-artist http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1106/connie-francis-agony-of-the-artist Bill Marlowe Tue, 05 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard It's a Saturday morning in Newton, Massachusetts, a moderate-sized New England community adjacent to Boston. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1092/grub-street-profile-bill-marlowe http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/1092/grub-street-profile-bill-marlowe Ed McMahon Mon, 07 Mar 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail "Hi-ooh!" 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One of the greatest players to ever walk on the pinewood and to vault his team to greatness is Michael Jordon (MJ), his Airness, Air Jordan. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/244/a-short-biography-michael-jordon http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/244/a-short-biography-michael-jordon Dr Michael Sandal Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click <p> The Anne T. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/246/brief-bio-dr-michael-sandal http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/246/brief-bio-dr-michael-sandal Orhan Pamuk Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click . http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/248/brief-bio-orhan-pamuk http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/248/brief-bio-orhan-pamuk Rosko Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 JR Hafer Rosko might've been the voice of conscience for America, during the Vietnam War. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/249/grub-street-profile-rosko http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/249/grub-street-profile-rosko Scott Muni Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 JR Hafer I'm fortunate. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/250/grub-street-profile-scott-muni http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/250/grub-street-profile-scott-muni Steve Allen Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click . http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/518/grub-street-profile-steve-allen http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/518/grub-street-profile-steve-allen Janis Joplin Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten <p style="text-align: center"> <img alt="" src="http://grubhighway. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/847/grub-street-profiles-janis-joplin http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/847/grub-street-profiles-janis-joplin Johnny Carson Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 dr george pollard <p> Johnny Carson retired more than 22 years ago, 22 May 1992. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/512/grub-street-profile-johnny-carson http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/512/grub-street-profile-johnny-carson Carly Simon Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten Lush, Lyrical and Litigative Carly Simon and Starbucks seems a heavenly match. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/845/grub-street-profiles-carly-simon http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/845/grub-street-profiles-carly-simon Elayne Boosler Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten Elayne Boosler is the dream of every American man. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/846/grub-street-profiles-elayne-boosler http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/846/grub-street-profiles-elayne-boosler Patsy Cline Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten Invisible Immortality "A lot of people, in Ginny Hensley's staid, upright home town, regarded her as hillbilly trash," writes Paul Duggan, in the "Washington Post" for 30 April 2005. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/848/grub-street-profile-patsy-cline http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/848/grub-street-profile-patsy-cline Phil Collins Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Christine Grail When did Phil Collins stop smiling? A quick web-image search suggests he hasn't smiled in a decade. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/849/grub-street-profile-phil-collins http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/849/grub-street-profile-phil-collins Phil Spector Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten "In 1958, I worked for McKay Record Distributors, which handled Dore Records in Canada," says Stan Klees, co-founder of 'RPM Music Weekly,' with Walt Grealis. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/850/grub-street-profiles-phil-spector http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/850/grub-street-profiles-phil-spector Tom Petty Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Jennifer Flaten Tom Petty, the vanilla pop rock star. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/851/grub-street-profile-tom-petty http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/851/grub-street-profile-tom-petty Chuck Blore, imagineer Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click It's impossible to summarize, in a few words, the contributions of Chuck Blore to radio. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/853/the-essence-of-radio-chuck-blore-imagineer http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/853/the-essence-of-radio-chuck-blore-imagineer Geoff Mack Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Richard Patterson <p> 1959 was the year, Geoff Mack, Australian Country Music entertainer, comedian and songwriter, wrote the Country Music Classic, &quot; Ive been <img align="left" alt="" border="0" height="141" src=". http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/896/richard-patterson-interviews-geoff-mack http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/896/richard-patterson-interviews-geoff-mack Frank Ifield Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Richard Patterson Any mention of the name "Frank Ifield" invariably leads to the remembrance of his first big hit "I Remember You. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/897/frank-ifield-frank-ifield http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/897/frank-ifield-frank-ifield Prodigal Son Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Richard Patterson The biggest career challenge for Keith Urban, at least to date, was not winning over North American fans, but rather winning over the fans in his adopted home country of Australia. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/898/keith-urban-prodigal-son http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/898/keith-urban-prodigal-son Tanna Frederick Sun, 12 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click . http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/236/brief-bio-tanna-frederick http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/236/brief-bio-tanna-frederick Bobby Darin Sun, 12 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click <p> In the late 1950s, Stan Klees worked for McKay Records Distributing, in Canada. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/238/grub-street-profile-bobby-darin http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/238/grub-street-profile-bobby-darin More Bobby Darin Sun, 12 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 Streeter Click <p> Thanks to Stan Klees, co-founder of <em> <a href="http://rpmmusicweekly. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/239/grub-street-profile-more-bobby-darin http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/239/grub-street-profile-more-bobby-darin Popcorn Sutton Sun, 12 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 JR Hafer <div> <p> The Great Smoky Mountains border North Carolina and the Blue Ridge peaks, of Tennessee. http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/242/last-appalachian-mountain-man-popcorn-sutton http://www.grubstreet.ca/articles/index/242/last-appalachian-mountain-man-popcorn-sutton