mjl08's Recent Activity

  1. mjl08 replied to the thread Any Canadian-owned chains of coffee shops?.

    MTY Food Group Inc. has bought Timothy's World Coffee and Mmmuffins....

    Feb 16, 2018 at 12:46 PM
  2. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Municipal Election: Toronto Council Races.

    I'm 99% sure that Jennifer McKelvie, a runner up to Ron Moeser in 2014, will run again this year. How else do you explain a PhD...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 11:31 AM
  3. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Christ, I knew he was a slime bucket but was unaware of his part charges.

    Feb 16, 2018 at 10:06 AM
  4. mjl08 liked AlvinofDiaspar's post in the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Considering Nunziata's own track record and run-ins with the court, I'd rather see someone more reliable making the comments. AoD

    Feb 16, 2018 at 9:50 AM
  5. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    Meanwhile, more #MeToo drama at QP? John Nunziata @nunziata 5:29 PM - 15 Feb 2018 I was retained today by a woman who was sexually...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 9:40 AM
  6. mjl08 replied to the thread 2018 Ontario Provincial Election Discussion.

    https://www.toronto.com/news-story/8125330-toronto-councillor-janet-davis-won-t-seek-ndp-provincial-nomination/ Janet Davis is NOT...

    Feb 16, 2018 at 9:18 AM
  7. mjl08 liked radioheadmike's post in the thread Toronto | Grid Condos | 158m | 50s | CentreCourt | P + S / IBI.

    Shawarma, dentist office, and a nail salon

    Feb 14, 2018 at 10:57 AM
  8. mjl08 liked modernizt's post in the thread Toronto | Grid Condos | 158m | 50s | CentreCourt | P + S / IBI.

    What a shame that the darker glazed areas that are subtracted from the grid motif could not have been inset even just 300mm. It just...

    Feb 14, 2018 at 10:57 AM
  9. mjl08 liked DSC's post in the thread Ridiculous comments and claims made by City Councillors.

    Interestingly both di Ciano and Grimes appear to have missed the budget Council meetings (or most of them). Meeting with lawyers I...

    Feb 14, 2018 at 10:57 AM
  10. mjl08 liked junctionist's post in the thread Toronto | U of T: Spadina and Sussex Mixed Use Residence | 76m | 23s | U of T | Diamond Schmitt.

    Even though it's in bad shape, the building has a lot of heritage character in the brickwork and cornices. There appear to be original...

    Feb 14, 2018 at 10:54 AM
  11. mjl08 liked am29's post in the thread Toronto | U of T: Spadina and Sussex Mixed Use Residence | 76m | 23s | U of T | Diamond Schmitt.

    I know it’s early but that looks gross.. it reminds me of what happened to the “Campus One” building and how the design went to shit...

    Feb 14, 2018 at 10:54 AM
  12. mjl08 replied to the thread Toronto | U of T: Spadina and Sussex Mixed Use Residence | 76m | 23s | U of T | Diamond Schmitt.

    Another P.O.S. D+S residence for U of T students. Remind me why D+S are held with such high regard among urban thinkers and politicians?

    Feb 14, 2018 at 10:53 AM
  13. mjl08 liked differential's post in the thread Toronto | Ten York Street Condos | 224m | 65s | Tridel | Wallman Architects.

    So much praise for this building in the early stages of construction but it did turn out underwhelming overall. It just blends in too...

    Feb 12, 2018
  14. mjl08 liked Skeezix's post in the thread The Scourge of Window Film.

    The spaces (in this case, dentist's offices) are designed on the assumption that they can block all the windows. It's infuriating. In...

    Feb 12, 2018
  15. mjl08 replied to the thread The Scourge of Window Film.

    Another major culprit: Marijuana dispensaries.

    Feb 12, 2018