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"Look at all the young girls, this is a felony waiting to happen." That was the "joke" that Russell Peters used to open up the 2017 Junos on Sunday, an award show that had already been marred by a second consecutive year of the #JunosSoMale debate over gender-imbalanced nominees. Peters then proceeded to reduce Canada's heritage minister, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, to being "hot." The show went on, but anger over Peters has continued to build as have the usual defenders crying about how it was just a joke. So let's unpack that.
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"There was never any restriction on (Prince's) or my spending."
In this bizarre, post-truth world, digital media has been called out for creating an epidemic of fake news. Facebook, in particular, has drawn the ire of many for hosting fake news items, while continuing to claim that most of its content is authentic.
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His medley featured songs by George Michael, Leonard Cohen, Bowie, Prince, and more.
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We've lost those we've never heard of and those we worshipped from afar. The famous and the
infamous. Those whose poetry and music and performances and stories and athletic prowess and acts of heroism and sacrifice we admired. We counted on them to help us get through the trials and tribulations of our lives.
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What is it about the loss of childhood figures and teenage icons that seems to rock us to our core? It struck me that these memories from our past, brought up by the untimely passing of our idols, finds us transported back to a place and time before all of the real, hard to process sadness was let in; a time before grab em by the pussy, before nightclub shootings, and school shootings, and so many shootings.
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Authorities are still investigating how Prince obtained the drugs.
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The singer died April 21 of a drug overdose.
As a pain psychologist, I share patients' concerns about limiting opioids without providing access to alternatives. Ethical pain care should emphasize first the programs and initiatives that empower individuals to best control their own pain. When people are equipped to help themselves feel better, they need fewer doctors and treatments.
The musician would have turned 58 this year.
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Investigators have been reviewing whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs.
What truly sets Prince's estate apart from most deceased musicians is what he left behind: a personal vault of 2000 works of unreleased music. To put it in perspective, there is enough music to release one album every year for the next century. I know what you're thinking: What will happen to all of this music, and will we ever hear it?
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MINNEAPOLIS - Prince left behind no known will when he died April 21, and the work of settling his multimillion-dollar estate is being carried out behind closed doors by tight-lipped lawyers. Estate a...
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In thinking about what it was that made people love him so much, I came to the conclusion that it was because he was completely and utterly himself. He was always authentic to his vision and unafraid to do things exactly his way. He was someone who was truly free.
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Prince became a Jehovah's Witness later in life, and that helped shape his music as well as his lifestyle.
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Did Prince write Musicology here? Or Xpectation or N.E.W.S.? If you have the almost $13-million price tag on hand, you can share in the space of creative genius. He had to have written and been inspired in this Bridle Path home, as Prince was a voracious writing force that produced albums almost annually and also wrote hits for others. In fact, I think we can expect a huge library of his unreleased hits in the coming years.
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MINNEAPOLIS — Prince's sister says the superstar musician had no known will and she's filed paperwork asking a Minnesota court to appoint a special administrator to oversee his estate. Tyka Nelson fil...
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"Does anybody hear us pray for Michael Brown or Freddie Gray?"
His Purpleness pushed boundaries with his lyrics, style, and eyeliner sharp enough to cause a riot.
We all need to watch him sing about jam today.
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V, Rolling Stone, Ebony and more.
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It's unclear when the results of an autopsy will be released.
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'Purple Rain' in the rain!
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Many of these covers are just as unforgettable as the originals.
The gist: When Prince wants a camel at 3 a.m. you don't tell him no.
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Long live the sexual and spiritual, masculine and feminine mortal formerly known as Prince.
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There has been a lot of praise across social media for Prince since the news of his death. Even as I write this, I can't quite come to terms with that phrase. As he would say, "something in the water does not compute."
He even lived in Toronto with the woman he married.