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Cottonland

http://www.nfb.ca/film/cottonland/embed/player In this feature-length documentary, photographer Nance Ackerman describes the havoc prescription painkiller OxyContin wreaked in the already weakened Cape Breton town of Glace Bay. The film guides us through a culture of economic and social depression where we encounter … Continue reading

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How to deal with people without actually, you know, dealing with people.

I never made this particular training session.  In part it was because I was too busy with certain deadlines.  The session was provided by some outside crowd, some consultancy firm that give advice to – well, to people like us, … Continue reading

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Il est mort, le maître.

One of the brightest stars of the comic book world has just gone out.  Jean Giraud, a/k/a Moebius, passed away earlier today after a long illness, bravely borne.  Reposez en paix, monsieur.

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