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The Encyclopedia Hearsay was founded on four principles: misinformation, rumours, half-remembered conversations, and outright lies. Anyone can contribute, so long as articles are written with no research whatsoever. If you are citing The Land Before Time as a source, or abusing footnotes like David Foster Wallace, you are on the right track.

The Local With Skratch Bastid

The Local: a tête-à-tête with some of the scene's hardest working heroes.

Outlast 2 Demo Just Released

Montreal gaming company Red Barrels has just released the demo of Outlast 2, the much-anticipated follow-up to their hugely popular horror game Outlast. The original was released on Playstation 4 and XBOX One back in 2014.

Outlast 2, like its predecessor, is a first-person survival horror game, this time centred around a cameraman who crash-lands in the Arizona desert with his journalist wife while on their way to investigate the murder of a young pregnant woman known only as Jane Doe.

Your Monthly Horoscope

Shanda Leer is your favourite tipsy aunt at a wedding. Besides making every pizza personal-sized, her three talents are hosting, toasting and ghosting.

Libra

The Local With Comedy Host Sheena Snively

The Local: a tête-à-tête with some of the scene's hardest working heroes.

Two Childhood Faves Collide with this Kwik-E-Mart Lego Set

The Simpsons plays a large role in our pop culture education. Even if you haven’t watched the show since you were a kid, you get that’s it’s important, right? Lego, everyone’s favourite childhood toy that hurts like hell when you accidentally step on it, has a Kwik-E-Mart you can build yourself. You’re all like, “Build it myself? What am I, six years old?” Don’t have a cow, man. You’re not six but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge your inner child with this Lego set. Just buy it. Thank you, come again.

Jazzy Jeff, Skratch Bastid, John Jacob Magistery & More at OUMF Festival de la Rentrée

School’s back in session which means you need to celebrate with  OUMF’s Festival de la Rentrée and DJ Jazzy Jeff. No, the Fresh Prince won’t be there, he’s busy creating an army of squinty children who don’t understand how capital letters work but you should go to this festival anyway and listen to DJ Jazzy Jeff spin. Besides Jazzy Jeff, the lineup includes Scratch Bastid, John Jacob Magistery, Marie-Pierre Arthur, I.D.A.L.G., Corridor, and more.

Your Monthly Horoscope

Shanda Leer is your favourite tipsy aunt at a wedding. Besides making every pizza personal-sized, her three talents are hosting, toasting and ghosting.

Virgo

The Local With TO-Based Foodie Joel Solish

Joel Solish is a tastemaker who makes people crave and want the very best in sustainable food. Joel is known to be a leader in the movement to promote everything local and sustainable in Southern Ontario, and is always being seen in kitchens and on farms around the province.

Our Favourite Post from #DEB Vancouver

If you live in Vancouver we are pretty sure that you are aware that Diner En Blanc took place last night. Your facebook feed has probably been hijacked by images of your friends or people that you know dressed in all white for this exclusive event. Through all of the "white" noise, one of the attendants posts stood out from all the rest, and that is why we would like to honour this "no fucks given" partier who trolled the event and had us laughing so hard it hurt.

Thank you Victoria Potter!

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