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Report On: Art Toronto 2014

Appreciating art doesn’t need a college degree. It just needs some time to focus and examine shape, colour, light and cultural context. This year Art Toronto‘s attendee crowd seemed slightly younger than it has in previous years (or perhaps I’m just older) but there was a still a sense of class. …

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TWiG topic show episode 126:Aliens franchise retrospective

You still don’t understand what you’re dealing with, do you? Perfect organism. Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility. I admire its purity. A survivor… unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality. -Ash- In space no one can hear you podcast…the crew of the spaceship “TWiG” is …

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Beyond the Gauntlet episode 29: The zombie plan

Hey folks, the moon is high, the spooks are out and on this episode of Beyond The Gauntlet, Mike “The Birdman” Dodd, Chris Peddle and Jeff DeHaan get down right undead just in time for Halloween. We are talking Zombie’s, from where they began to what they have become in …

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Being Geek opens in Oakville

When Comic Connection Oakville moved from Kerr St. to Speers, it left nerds void in the down-town area Now roughly two years later, the new store “Being Geek” opened on October 15th, to bring back affection for, Superheroes, Dr. Who, and any other piece of nerd fandom. Located just a from the …

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TWiG Interview VSauce3 Jake Roper

Welcome to TWiG and this is NOT Vsauce…but we’re just as good as generic substitute! In this episode of TWiG, we are taking a look at the 2nd annual Buffer Festival in Toronto and we have a very special guest, Vsauce3’s Jake Roper. Mike “The Birdman”Dodd sits down with Jake …

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Nerd News Network-Episode 37

37? In a row? That’s right friendly friends, we are back! In this episode of the Nerd news network we bring to you the latest,greatest and occasionally stupidest news we can find. Mike “The Birdman”Dodd takes his time and guides down the path to enlightenment and that includes learning about, …

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Beyond the Gauntlet episode 28: TMNT Pizza time!

Hey Everyone today we have strange ooze and pizza on the brain as we talk Ninja Turtles. So join Mike “The Birdman” Dodd, Chris Peddle and Jeff Dehaan on a special episode of Beyond The Gauntlet as we cover these teenage turtles in everything from there movies and cartoons to …

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TWiG Interview Chris Sabat

Last time on Dragonball Z, Mike “The Birdman”Dodd had his sights set on Vegeta! Imagine his surprise when Vegeta showed up! This week in geek has a long history with the Z fighters from Goku to Gohan and even Emperor Pilaf but today, we FINALLY get a chance to talk …

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