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Eye on ’18: Ferguson takes a deep dive into the Top 20 CSB Rankings

Last weekend the U SPORTS football season kicked off with a group of RSEQ and OUA games which means it is time to start assessing the 2018 CFL draft class again.With just over eight months until draft day this list is sure to evolve and change several times over but what remains consistent is the level of talent present in the central scouting bureau’s rankings.20) Neklas Kwemo – LB – Queen’sKwemo, a montreal native has been one of the brightest up and coming stars for the Queen’s Gaels for...

Toronto Film Review: ‘On Chesil Beach’

What does it look like when stiff upper lips kiss? In the history of cinema, David Lean’s 1945 “Brief Encounter” stands apart — indeed, virtually alone — in elevating two painfully civilized and polite British lovers into an image of the purest romantic ardor. But now “Brief Encounter” has company.“On Chesil Beach,” which premiered on opening day of the Toronto film festival, is an adaptation of Ian McEwan’s 2007 novella about two young Brits on their honeymoon in 1962, and it’s a lyrical and...

Shoryuken interview: L.E.S talks about Northern Arena, M. Bison, and the rising Toronto scene

Hailing from the Great White North, a new dictator is preparing a reign of terror. Elias “L.E.S” Tsidku from Toronto has begun taking down foes left and right in a dominating fashion with his amazing spacings from his patented M. Bison playbook. He fought his way into an invitation to Northern Arena Knock Out — via the Canadian National Exhibition Open in Toronto — where he took out Montréal’s Drae “Yomi” Games in a nail-biting grand final. He followed that up with a top 8 spot at...