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Watch Deadmau5 and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Go on a Tim Hortons Coffee Run (Really)

I’m pretty sure a Canadian sitcom starring Canadians Deadmau5 and Rob Ford will never happen. But here’s the next best thing: a 30-minute coffee run featuring the heavily tattooed DJ and the infamous Toronto mayor.

Peggy Truong | July 31, 2014 - 5:15 pm

Kat Von D, Deadmau5 End Engagement After Six Months

It’s over for Kat Von D and DJ Deadmau5.
Six months after the Canadian DJ proposed to the celebrity tattoo artist online, the pair have called it quits, separately confirming the news online. (The couple also announced a brief split in November 2012, also online).
“Man, I’m a fool,” Von D wrote on Twitter Wednesday…

Peggy Truong | June 27, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Kat Von D, DJ Deadmau5 Engaged After Twitter Proposal

Kelly Clarkson isn’t the only celebrity who got engaged this weekend.

Kat Von D is also a bride-to-be, after accepting an online proposal from her Canadian beau DJ Deadmau5.

“I can’t wait for Christmas so…. Katherine Von Drachenberg, will you marry me?” Deadmau5, whose real name is Joel Zimmerman, wrote on

Peggy Truong | December 16, 2012 - 5:10 pm

Kat Von D and DJ Deadmau5 Announce Split on Twitter: ‘It Happened Too Fast’

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez aren’t the only ones making break up headlines this week.

After only a few months of dating, LA Ink star Kat Von D and DJ Deadmau5 have called it quits. The couple confirmed their split through a series of tweets on Saturday.

“Man.. Can’t say I…

Peggy Truong | November 10, 2012 - 4:10 pm