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An Event to Attend With an Empty Stomach: YUL Eat

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Don’t think of the dawn of the month of September as an indication that summer is over.  Rather think of it as the month that brings more bearable weather, apple picking and the YUL Eat festival.  YUL Eat began in 2014 and this, its third edition, sees foodies and just…

Morgan Trailer

How do you create a movie trailer about a fictional artificially enhanced human? You turn to the real thing – artificial intelligence.   Scientists at IBM Research have collaborated with 20th Century Fox to create the first-ever cognitive movie trailer for the movie Morgan.   Utilizing experimental Watson APIs and…

Nels Cline – Lovers (2CDs)

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Wilco guitarist Nels Cline has gone down a new musical path on his latest solo outing, Lovers. Usually when he strays away from his band he does jazz whereas this time it is a completely instrumental album with plenty of influence from the Fifties. Tapping into the great American Songbook…

Bridesmaids: Unrated – Blu-ray Edition

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Bridesmaids is an interesting mélange of crass, rude, funny, female friendship, clever, and sharp.  You could even go as far as to call it subversive in the way that it pokes fun at the ritual we call a wedding.  I didn’t expect to laugh as much as I did, but…

Star Wars Rebels: Complete Season Two – Blu-ray Edition

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I don’t know if it ever wasn’t but everything Star Wars is hot, hot, hot right now. Toys, films, animated series. Doesn’t matter. Parents cannot get the whatever to kids fast enough. With this they can deliver twenty episodes into their little hands and back out of the room. Hours…