Come on, he's notoriously controlling. The contract for his appearance probably mandates he gets X minutes to pimp out his tour, etc, and she's not allowed to ask any contentious questions (not that she ever does). So if he had appeared, it would have seemed like an endorsement. Firing him from the appearance is a… » 10/30/14 3:57pm Thursday 3:57pm

Pugs are notoriously badly constructed. A friend of mine has a pug and when she was just a puppy she was at the dog park, rough-housing. One of the other dogs playfully bit her on the head and the caliper effect popped her eyeballs right out of her skull. They were able to save one. » 10/30/14 3:13am Thursday 3:13am

Since getting into the field I've learned to take the stats of media sites with a grain of salt. Sure, sure, SURE Mashable has 82 million uniques a day. SUUUUUURE they do. I recently got annoyed with a particular site, ran their Twitter handle through the Statuspeople fake follower detector and found 81% spam follows… » 10/27/14 3:37pm Monday 3:37pm

I would say I agree with every word of this up to the point where you say "it's pretty awful" that Ghomeshi has a lot of people reading his post on Facebook. Right now what we have are four stories, only one of them lengthy and public, and not enough information to come to any meaningful conclusion. It's not awful… » 10/27/14 2:33pm Monday 2:33pm