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Some Beyonce Dance Party

Some Missed Connections posts are subtly charming. I think it’s sweet that the guy fell, and the writer of the post helped him to his feet. Was he drunk, wearing crazy heels, or was the floor slippery with winter slush? … Continue reading

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And the award for best Halloween Missed Connection goes to…

One of my favourite parts of Halloween is navigating the city in full costume (via public transit, in particular), and acting as though absolutely nothing about my appearance is unusual. As I took the bus to a friend’s party on Friday … Continue reading

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Headphones

Bjork sang, “My headphones, they saved my life.” But have you thought much about how  *your* headphones are blocking out the city, and people, around you? It’s as though I’m in the city, but I might as well be In My Room, as … Continue reading

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A nuit to remember: Missed Connections & Nuit Blanche 2011

Nuit Blanche is like Christmas for Missed Connections. It’s right up there with Halloween in terms of volume of posts – throngs of people walking, biking, and taking transit all over the city, catching each others’ eyes while they look at the art installations and ask each other… “But is it art?” Continue reading

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ROY G. BIV: Missed Connections are a colourful lot

What do you notice first about other people? Probably stuff like gender, approximate age, hair and maybe eye colour – but beyond that, it might be tricky to describe someone’s appearance in writing , at least in a way that … Continue reading

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NXNE Wrap-up

Despite having lived in Toronto since 2007, this was my first time attending more of North by Northeast Music Festival than the free Yonge & Dundas Square shows. Nonetheless, my NXNE review is a bit different than most you’ll come … Continue reading

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Book worms

Perhaps our local literary fans are a bit shy. Maybe it’s that when someone appears immersed in a book, you’re loathe to interrupt them. But at any rate, Missed Connections have been quite common lately among the city’s “book smart” … Continue reading

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