Rider on the Storm

Betty’s, a downtown Toronto bar, is all warm wood tones and squeaky floors, its seafoam walls barely visible through a…

On the Eve of Destruction

Visitors to The Globe and Mail’s Toronto headquarters often comment on how sedate the place is—nothing like the frenzied, shouty…

I’m dyin’ up here!

The Set-up Definition: the premise of a pre-arranged outcome A writer and an editor are lost in the desert. They’ve…

The Tug of War

Outside, a C-130 Hercules whines on the runway—probably American, thinks Matthew Fisher, a Canwest correspondent. He’s inside the Canadian media…