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Foot – Fantasy – Nicolas Julia, co-founder of Sorare: “This is the start of a lot of work and a great adventure”

Launch of the project, ambitions, advice for progressing in Sorare... Nicolas Julia talks about the spectacular rise of the game of Fantasy Football. “How did you come up with the idea of ​​creating Sorare? We founded Sorare with my partner Adrien, whom we met at Stratum. We very quickly had the conviction that the specific characteristics of "NFT" technology, in the same way as digital scarcity or the question of traceability, would lead to a technological change that would have the same impact on our lives as the arrival internet or smartphone. NFTs will reinvent certain industries and change the way we own digital assets. read also “L’Équipe” joins forces with Sorare, the unicorn of sports entertainment We started from the idea that people have always liked to collect and that N...
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With a great Ja Morant, the Grizzlies devour the Wizards | NBA

Another big performance from the Grizzlies who knew how to manage the Wizards with great mastery by betting on a dazzling start and consistency until the end. On arrival, there was practically no match between the two teams as Memphis dominated its subject, going so far as to lead by 27 points. The locals capitalized on their successful start with an aggressive Ja Morant, an already skilful Desmond Bane and an imperial Jackson Jr-Adams tandem under the panels. So much so that after a 3-pointer and a left-handed lay-up from Ja Morant, Memphis was already leading by 18 points after 9 minutes of play (28-10). The Grizzlies kept their foot on the accelerator in the second quarter, increasing the gap to +21 following Desmond Bane's three straight baskets (44-23). From there, the loc...
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Attack on the Great Mosque of Quebec | Aquil Virani pays tribute to the victims

Canadian artist Aquil Virani has produced a series of paintings in tribute to the six people killed in the attack on the Grand Mosque of Quebec on January 29, 2017. To mark the fifth anniversary of the tragedy, these works will be exhibited, from Saturday, at the Islamic Cultural Center of Quebec before being offered to the families of the disappeared. Posted at 8:00 a.m. Eric Clement The PressOn the evening of January 29, 2017, at prayer time, a 27-year-old man, political science student at Laval Uni...
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Great mental health needs: animals called in as reinforcements

The demand for mental health care has exploded since the start of the pandemic. This is no doubt one of the reasons why new strategies are adopted by community stakeholders. Among these is pet therapy. “What we are seeing, more and more, are requests for social work and psychoeducation. So, it comes to compensate a little, I imagine, the lack of services in psychology, because of the waiting lists, ”says Chantale Gosselin, co-owner and general manager of the Humanimals Clinic. The help provided by animals has already proven its worth. For example, by making cats, dogs, birds and even rats available to patients, it is possible to reassure them and thus create a calming climate during consultations. “The bond of trust will be established more quickly. The ch...
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From the great Shapovalov | The Journal of Montreal

He is only the third Canadian in history to reach the quarter-finals in Melbourne. The other two are Milos Raonic (five times) and Mike Belkin (1968). In his four previous appearances, he had not gone beyond the third round. • Read also: Shapovalov surprises Zverev and advances to the quarter-finals • Read also: Souvenirs from Montreal for Nadal If he wins his next game, he will equal his best result in a Grand Slam tournament. We remember that he reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon last year. He bowed to Novak Djokovic. "What Félix Auger-Aliassime and I are doing in Australia is special," said Denis Shapovalov after his resounding triumph over Zverev. We hope that many people in Canada will have the chance to see our matches. “It's not super eas...
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The great return of fun

Marie Kondo has made joy her business. Gretchen Rubin has devised a method to touch happiness on a daily basis. Then, in between, numerous books, podcasts and TED talks have explored the themes of creativity, laughter, languishing – the languor, star feeling of the pandemic –, small pleasures, flow… But what about the good old fun ? In the book The Power of Fun – How to Feel Alive Again, American author Catherine Price dives deep into this vital and unifying sensation. Posted at 11:00 a.m. Sylvie St Jacques special cooperation...