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Rob’s fantasy work has appeared on,,, and He’s worked on the Fantasy Baseball Guide magazines for Rotoman since 2004 and also worked on the 2006 Fantasy Football Guide magazine. He’s a Toronto-based freelance journalist and the principal of Pen-Ultimate (, a full-service writing and editing firm.


  • Sports (duh)
  • music
  • movies
  • hedgehogs and lemurs

Favourite Movies

  • Apocalypse Now
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Blue Velvet
  • After Hours
  • Field of Dreams
  • 12 Angry Men
  • Taxi Driver
  • Fight Club

Favourite Music

  • Chillout
  • Acid jazz
  • Funk
  • Bossa nova
  • Reggae
  • Nu Jazz
  • Latin jazz
  • R ‘n B
  • Ska
  • ’70s rock
  • Electronica
  • Porn groove

Favourite Books

  • Lord of the Rings
  • Slaughterhouse 5
  • Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • Cat’s Cradle

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