Ukrainian-born Torontonian on ‘So You Think You Can Dance Canada’ (Update: now there’s two!)

Update: Denys has won the contest! If you’re watching this season of ‘So You Think You Can Dance Canada’, one of their competitors is a Ukrainian from Toronto: Born in the Ukraine, Denys first started dancing ballroom at four–years-old. He moved to Toronto when he was 12, and by the time he was 14, he […]

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Ukrainian on Corner Gas

I was watching a Corner Gas marathon yesterday (a popular Canadian comedy), and noticed this episode which had a strong Ukrainian theme: When Emma gives Brent flack over his coffee drinking, he vows to quit cold turkey if she quits knitting. As Brent struggles in a caffeine-free world, Emma takes up a new pastime with […]

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Ukrainian food on Mad Men

I flipped on a Mad Men marathon yesterday on TV and came across a scene that caught my attention: I did a quick search on it and the character Paul Kinsey (played by Michael Gladis) has a love for Ukrainian food after all: Q: What’s up with Paul and Ukrainian food? A: I did a […]

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