Posts tagged "canada"

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Explains Mystery Behind Gender-Balanced Cabinet

During Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s swearing in on Wednesday, a reporter asked him why he thought it was important to have a gender-balanced cabinet of 15 women and 15…

Robyn Pennacchia | November 5, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Oops! Canadian Pharmacy Gives Kids Bipolar Medication Instead Of Candy

A pharmacist assistant at a Canadian pharmacy “accidentally” gave out out bipolar medication to trick-or-treaters instead of candy Saturday night.
Apparently, a woman dropped her teenage son’s prescription drugs while…

Katrin Higher | November 1, 2015 - 12:30 pm

40 Percent Of Americans Want To Build A Wall Across Canadian Border

You know, because the Canadians are just dying to come here.

Robyn Pennacchia | September 24, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Harry Potter-Themed Bar Opens In Toronto

Good news for adults who are of legal age to drink, but who still remain children inside!
The Lockhart is Harry Potter-themed bar that just opened in Toronto, Canada’s west…

Katrin Higher | September 13, 2015 - 9:00 am

Beyonce College Course To Debut At A University In Canada This Fall

To all of you Canadians who have been dying to study the Queen of the world, now is your chance.
A course on Queen Bey herself is now being offered…

Katrin Higher | June 16, 2015 - 10:00 am

Guess What Happened To Marilyn Manson In A Denny’s At 2 A.M.?!?!?!

The answer to the above question is PRECISELY what you would imagine it to be. Here’s the best celebrity news story I’ve ever heard in my life, which I’m going…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 7, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Canadian Man Teaches Internet Commenters A Lesson … In Being Neighborly

As a person who works on the internet for a living, I am given to the occasional internet-commenter revenge fantasy. The furthest I’ve ever gone was Googling this Ron Paul…

Robyn Pennacchia | February 23, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Canadian Husband Keeping Pregnant Wife On Life Support Until Childbirth

Only a few weeks ago, a Texas husband successfully sued a hospital to remove his brain dead wife, Marlise Munoz, from “life support,” something they had refused to do because

Jessica Wakeman | February 7, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Celine Dion Angers Muslims With Comments About Cultural Assimilation

“It’s a very delicate question to answer because I’ll hurt some people and please others but you have to have an opinion. For me, it’s not about the veil —…

Jessica Wakeman | November 1, 2013 - 9:00 am

5 Ways To Celebrate Chavril’s Wedding Day

It. Is. Finally. Happening. Chad Kroeger and Avril Lavigne — the couple known affectionately as Chavril — are getting married in the south of France today. Over the weekend, some…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 1, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Justice For Rehtaeh Parsons: Anonymous Vows To Out Teen’s Rapists

Hacktivist group Anonymous announced yesterday they know the identities of two rapists who sexually assaulted Rehtaeh Parsons, a 17-year-old Nova Scotia girl who died on Sunday, and plan to release…

Jessica Wakeman | April 11, 2013 - 11:00 am

Rehtaeh Parsons, 17, Committed Suicide After Photo Of Her Rape Was Distributed Around School

There are no words.

Rehtaeh Parsons, a 17-year-old girl from Nova Scotia, Canada, attempted to commit suicide last week after she was allegedly raped at a party and had…

Jessica Wakeman | April 9, 2013 - 2:20 pm

19-Year-Old Toronto Man Alleges Sexual Assault By Four Women

Here’s a news story that sounds like one we’ve read before: a 19-year-old got a ride home with four people from a night club, who instead took the 19-year-old to…

Jessica Wakeman | April 8, 2013 - 4:40 pm

A Life-Size Dollhouse

Did you force your dad to build you a dollhouse when you were a kid? Because I did. He built me one from scratch, but we never got around to…

Julie Gerstein | June 17, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Yet Another Radio Station Is Giving Away A Mail Order Bride As A Prize

Watch out, the stupidity is spreading from Down Under: Just like a New Zealand radio station did earlier this year, Canada’s 100.3 FM is hosting a “win a wife” contest.

Jessica Wakeman | September 7, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Quickies: Kate Middleton Wears A Maple Leaf Fascinator In Canada & Kate Moss Weds

Kate Middleton makes wearing a red maple leaf on her head somehow not look Gaga while visiting Canada. [Celebuzz]
Salma Hayek’s husband, the millionaire fashion exec Francois-Henri Pinault,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 1, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Quickies: Justin Timberlake Hired By MySpace & Kate And Wills Are On Our Side Of The Pond!

Justin Timberlake has been hired by MySpace as … a publicity stunt, it would seem? [Celebitchy]
A friend of Jonathan Rhys Meyers denies he tried to commit suicide

Jessica Wakeman | June 30, 2011 - 7:00 pm