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 […]Read more "Ukrainian-born Torontonian on ‘So You Think You Can Dance Canada’ (Update: now there’s two!)"
Last month I posted that Ukrainians who want independent and fair TV news coverage only had Channel 5 (Kanal 5) and TVi left. Channel 5 played a crucial role during the Orange revolution and TVi was set up by a Russian media tycoon who was the first victim of Vladimir Putin’s squeeze on media in […]Read more "Ukraine’s only independent TV stations to be taken off the air by Yanukovych government"
Tomorrow at 5pmET on FOX News, Glenn Beck will air his first documentary ‘Revolutionary Holocaust, now: Live Free or Die’ on his show to ‘set out to correct progressive lies’, as announced on his national radio show: A groundbreaking hour long special where Glenn Beck takes us back in time to examine the roots of […]Read more "Holodomor to make US cable debut tomorrow"
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 […]Read more "Ukrainian on Corner Gas"
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 […]Read more "Ukrainian food on Mad Men"