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Hasan Minhaj had some choice words for Montreal, and his friend Simu Liu, during a red carpet appearance at the Just For Laughs Festival.

Weighing in on a major inter-city rivalry, the comedian told ET Canada that Toronto is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, while Montreal is "meh."

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On August 2, Drake dropped the music video for his song "Sticky," the seventh track off his album Honestly, Nevermind released on June 17. The video shows the Canadian singer mostly on the move, hopping in and out of planes, boats and automobiles between shows, dinners, clubs and a dip in a pool.

The first sequence shows clips of Drake's May appearance at Montreal's Metro Metro music festival, as well as a drive through what appears to be the Ville-Marie Tunnel and down a street with a view that resembles that from boulevard Robert-Bourassa south of rue Notre-Dame downtown.

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Montreal legend Kaytranada has teamed up with famed American rapper Anderson .Paak to release their first collab tune in six years. The track, "Twin Flame," dropped on August 2 with a signature Kaytranada funky bassline and smooth lyrics by .Paak, along with a music video that features both artists performing on a hanging stage above a group of dancers.

In the black and white music vid, .Paak sings into a chain-suspended microphone, while Kaytranada mixes in the background. Flame auras erupt from both artists wearing exaggerated outfits as they sing about a hyper-independent "goddess," until sprinklers go off and soak the people dancing below them.

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Olympic diving superstar, Jennifer Abel and boxer David Lemieux introduced their three-month-old baby, Xander Lemieux, on Instagram this weekend, and he's just too cute.

Abel had first revealed she and Lemieux were expecting a baby back in November 2021, only a few months after she was surprised with a proposal at the Montréal-Trudeau airport.

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Montreal's Osheaga Music Festival line-up featured a star-studded for its first full edition in two years. Headliners Polo & Pan closed out Saturday night's festivities with an energetic pop and electro house set played to a full crowd.

Before hitting the stage, the French DJ duo sat down with MTL Blog to talk about why they love playing in Montreal, what's planned for their next hit, and where you might find them when they're in town.

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And just like that, Osheaga 2022 has come and gone. The acclaimed Montreal festival featured performances from some big names including Dua Lipa, Machine Gun Kelly, Future, Arcade Fire and Kygo, to name a few.

While the music is definitely the spirit behind Osheaga, the festival vibes aren't complete without some impressive festival fashion. Well, this year's fashion choices certainly didn't disappoint as festivalgoers showed up and showed out in matching ensembles, western chic, fringe fabulousness, metallic moments, pretty-in-pink posses and sparkles galore.

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Montreal is home to some stellar schools and esteemed programs, many of which caught the eye of some now-famous folks who studied right here in the 514.

While it's commonly known that U.S. Vice-President Kamala Harris had a short-lived life in Montreal, attending Westmount High — there are quite a few other big names that graduated from McGill, Concordia, and some of Montreal's acclaimed art schools, to name a few.

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The mercury has finally dropped after a hotter than hell week in Montreal — just in time for Dua Lipa to turn up the heat ahead of her Monday night show.

The British pop star spent the day wandering around Montreal with her brother Gjin. She posted a series of photos on Instagram decked out like a 90s dream in a Y2K lime green and purple heart tank top and cut-off jean shorts.

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Hélène Boudreau made a name for herself after her controversial UQAM graduation photo went viral in 2021, building up a huge and devoted following — and considerable net worth. In the long term, she plans to keep the wealth but maybe not the name.

Although she rakes in thousands a month through her OnlyFans account, Boudreau doesn't plan on working in the sex industry for too much longer or going by the name we all know and recognize.

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In a live video posted to social media earlier this week, the infamous Sunwing party flight vaper seemed to get into a car accident after drinking alcohol with friends.

An uproar ensued, which she responded to on Wednesday night claiming that it was all staged. Vanessa Sicotte said the controversial video shared by QC Scoop on YouTube was intended to bring attention to the dangers of drinking and driving. But upset viewers have responded saying they don't believe her, and that, if that is the case, her approach was callous and ineffective.

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in Montreal on Monday, July 11, visiting businesses and organizations in his riding of Papineau — and, later, even apparently sitting down at a Montreal terrasse.

A video posted to the Instagram account Montreal Stories and shared here with permission shows the prime minister seated on the patio next to Provisions boucherie, sandwicherie and wine bar at the corner of avenue Van Horne and avenue de l'Épée in Outremont.

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Bonnie Wright took to the streets of Montreal this weekend, stopping at the colourful Jean-Talon Market. The actor, most famous for her role as Ginny Weasley in the Harry Potter films, posted a series of photos and videos from the public market to her Instagram story, seemingly dazzled by the array of local produce for sale.

"Want it alllll," Wright wrote alongside a video of the veggies at the stand belonging to Ferme Des Quatre-Temps of Hemmingford in Montérégie. Her Instagram story photos also show vendor Moïse et Jacques L'Écuyer and the luminous panels above the market's central hall.

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