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On Set of “No Deposit” In Hamilton

Had a great time shooting the film “No Deposit” recently in Hamilton, Ontario. Michael Madsen, Paul Sorvino, Peter Coyote, Doris Roberts, Daniel Baldwin, Michael Pare & Eric Roberts are just a few of the amazing cast members on this film directed by the … Continue reading

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“FIN” Movie Premiere Next Week in Toronto!

I’m excited that “Fin” will be premièring in Toronto next week ahead of its September ‘Festival Tour’ run. “Fin” was just announced as an official selection of the 18th Annual Temecula Valley Int’l Film & Music Festival in California. From … Continue reading

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Only In America

This blog would have made more sense if it was posted July 4th but ironically I have been too busy tying up loose ends before I head to the USA for a stretch. I am one of those people lucky … Continue reading

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POMPEII Now Available On DVD!

Not only was I fortunate enough to be a part of Paul W. S. Anderson’s recreation of 79 AD “Pompeii” but I had a chance to visit the true site in 2002. Walking around in the unearthed city was truly … Continue reading

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Why Are They Called ‘CONS’?

I just figured out why they are called ‘Cons’…. my daughter has conned me into going to another one today. 80′s ToyCon here we com!

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Never Mind Rob Ford And The Playoffs! Stop The Presses! Churros Now Available At Taco Bell!

How did I miss this? Churros are now available at Taco Bell Restaurants of Canada. Go have one and see why I am so crazy about them… I used to buy these by the dozen off scab covered street kids … Continue reading

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Fortune Cookies – You’re Doing It Wrong! Part III

You know what… F U Fortune Cookie!

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What Says ‘Pop Culture’ More Than Waffle Taco?

We all know that McDonald’s is breakfast king in North America; but I love when another savvy competitor comes along and they show their moxy. A few years ago Tim Horton’s went guns blazing after McDonald’s breakfast sandwich market and … Continue reading

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Daily Sketch Triptych

Daily Sketch Triptych by Draake Herd (c) 2014 Here are three more daily sketches. I rarely have a continuous theme when I do daily sketches but I enjoyed it here and will do it more often. The middle sketch is … Continue reading

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First Sketch of The New Year

My New Year’s resolution? Pick up the pencil EVERY day for at least five minutes. Sounds easy enough… but last year I wasn’t even close and I am embarrassed about that. One thing that I enjoy most about looking at my … Continue reading

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