Make no mistake

Make no mistake: Rudy Gay is now the Raptors’ best player. He has length and athleticism on a level higher than DeRozan and he’s automatically the best small forward Toronto has had since Vince Carter went soft. Gay will, on occasion, attract extra...

The sacrifice would be parity

“I didn’t know what to think,” he said. “I remember walking off stage. My mom was there. The sacrifice would be parity, at least to some degree. But the fourth solution is the only one on this list that works for all parties, and it’s one...

Of medium height and robust build

Of medium height and robust build, he bowled fast as a youth and fielded with dash, usually at cover point; but batting alone brought him real prominence and he was losing form when regularly facing strong opposition. As a legislator he was a valuable acquisition in...

Unlike in the suburbs and cities

Dr. Oakley understands that making peace with predators is a part of living in the wilderness. Unlike in the suburbs and cities, it isn’t always possible to protect the family pets. “When I’m on the court, I don’t think about it. This is the...

under the coy pseudonym Aesculapius Junior

The great pioneer of coal plate studies was Shephard Taylor, who as a medical student in 1863 drew the anatomy of 150 different coal hole covers. He it was who gave to them the biological term the Latin for a cover. It was not until his old age that he published the...

Now I can’t play footy anymore

I rode my bike when I was a kid, and loved it. Now I can’t play footy anymore, I ride my bike instead. It might keep me fit, but for me it’s a chance to catch up with my friends a few times a week doing something I love. “Thankfully Mitchell Starc...

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