This time around, Hong Kong action film star Jackie Chan will be playing karate teacher Mr. Han in an update of the 80s classic The Karate Kid, tentatively titled Kung Fu Kid.Though Chan’s considerable martial arts gifts make him a shoo in for a role loosely based on the one immortalized by the Oscar nominated Pat Morita, I still feel mixed about news of a remake, which will see Chan playing mentor to Jaden Smith’s fish out of water teen.I had a chance to revisit the original when it aired on TV recently, and was pleasantly surprised by how well it held up. In spite of the outdated soundtrack and bad 80s hairdos, there’s a lot to recommend in The Karate Kid, including a love interest (Elisabeth Shue) that seems like a real teenage girl, a sensitive bullying storyline and some genuinely hanky worthy moments involving Morita’s character, Mr.
Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture.
3. Space is an issue for most of us. Our homes are busting at the seams already so why would you buy something else to add to the problem. Also, for better or worse, humans are a competitive species. People desire to own things no one else owns. We get pissed when someone dyes their hair purple too, because we used purple hair dye to mark our individual identity.
Bring someone with you while you shop for a dress. Make sure it’s someone you trust, someone you know will be honest, and someone who doesn’t mind hours of boredom as you go through the difficult maneuvers of trying on all those dresses. Pick something you love, but also remember, you will be in that dress for hours!!! Make sure you are comfortable and you can breath.