September 20, 2004

SPIES IN THE SKIES 2021
Business

SPIES IN THE SKIES

WestJet snoops in Air Canada’s private files. Aír Canada pilfers a WestJet exec’s trash. As lawsuits fly, KATHERINE MACKLEM reports, the plot sickens.
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FILM

BEYOND BOFFO

Toronto’s film fest may be jammed with stars, but it also offers movies of substance—and Oscar potential
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Scandal

CONRAD & ME

What does it feel like to be the object of Black’s wrath? STEVE MAICH tells all.
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THEMAIL

THEMAIL

I am heartily sick of hearing about how we need more gold medals and how we must scheme to get them at the next Games (“Lowering the bar,” Athens ’04, Sept. 6). Pour in money, if you will, but pour it into the whole athletic infrastructure and culture of the nation.
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Scandal

BLACK’S TRAP

Forget the new charges, writes PETER C. NEWMAN. It’s old sins that may nail Conrad.
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Agriculture

HERE’S THE BEEF

Ottawa and Canadian cattlemen battle the U.S. ban
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Donald Coxe

VICIOUS SPORT

The campaign will poison U.S. politics for years
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Essay

A HIGH-TECH GHOST STORY

A Winnipegger’s death goes unnoticed for two years.Thank his computer.
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FILM

FAMILY JEWELS

Two new series prove home is where the art is
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All Business

THE FOLLY OF THE FIELD BET

Or, all I need to know about market psychology I learned playing craps
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