Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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Three versions of ‘My favourite things’

On Wednesday night, I tweeted the following: Beautiful, fluffy snow falling at Bloor/Bathurst. Had I been feeling more literary, I might have written, “Beautiful, fluffy snow softly parachuting down at Bloor/Bathurst.” In any event, snowfalls such as that make me think of My Favourite Things, made famous by Julie Andrews but also recorded by artists […]

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Thu, December 16 2010 » Main Page, Minutiae, Music Monday et al » Comments Off on Three versions of ‘My favourite things’

Young journos: There’s a reason this vid went viral

I’ll be the last person in the world to post this (from multiple sources): I would suggest the cautionary aspects to this video, while hilarious, are quite true. But it does downplay the rewards of having a great job in the business — which can happen when you’re at a weekly newspaper, and not just […]

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Thu, December 16 2010 » Media, Minutiae, multimedia » Comments Off on Young journos: There’s a reason this vid went viral