Author: Scott Fox

The Government Wants Your Feedback On How Alcohol Should Be Sold In Ontario

The Ontario government is looking for public feedback on how to modernize alcohol sales in the province. They have launched an online survey that they say will eventually help them develop the plan to expand the sale of alcohol to

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Toronto Votes To Allow Pot Shops But The Province Announces Only A Limited Amount Will Be Allowed To Open In April

Months after saying it would not cap the number of licences for retail pot shops after cannabis was legalized, the provincial government has reversed course. The Progressive Conservatives now says they will only be able to issue 25 licences by

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[Video] This Rainbow Pooping Unicorn Is Getting Very Popular For Christmas

Until now it wasn’t clear if there would be any one “hot toy” this Christmas but it looks like one has emerged. The ‘Poopsie Slime Surprise Unicorn’ is now one of the hottest — and grossest — toys of the holiday season. 

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Suspicious Package Found At Pearson Airport Determined To Be Of No Threat

A suspicious package left at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport has been found to be of no threat, but not until after it prompted police to shut down a section of Terminal 1 for four hours Wednesday night. Peel Regional Police

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You Could See Up To 120 Meteors Per Hour In The Sky Tonight

The best meteor shower of the year will happen tonight and into tomorrow morning.  The annual Geminid meteor shower peaks on the night of Dec 13/14. According to “the Backyard Astronomer” Gary Boyle, the best time to see up to

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Recall Announced On Some Kotex Sleek Tampons

Kimberly-Clark is recalling their U by Kotex® Sleek® Tampons, Regular Absorbency for a quality-related defect that could impact their performance. Kimberly-Clark has received reports from consumers of the U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency, unraveling and/or coming apart upon removal, and in

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NASA Invites Steph Curry To Tour Their Lunar Lab – Curry Thinks The Moon Landing Was Fake

NASA has invited Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry to tour its lunar lab after the NBA star said he didn’t believe man ever walked on the moon.   Curry made the statement while taking part in the The Ringer’s Winging It podcast which was aired

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The OPP Interim Commissioner Wants An Investigation Into The Hiring Of The New Commissioner

The interim commissioner of the Ontario Provincial Police is asking the province’s ombudsman to investigate the appointment of Toronto Police Superintendent Ron Taverner to the force’s top job. Brad Blair, who has been leading the force since November, filed a

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[Video] Alberta Teen Quits Walmart In An Expletive Filled Rant Over The Intercom

An Alberta teen announced his resignation from Walmart in an expletive filled rant over the intercom. Jackson Racicot, 17, from Edmonton, picked up the intercom phone and aired his complaints about management over the shop floor.  He concluded his message, saying:

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McDonald’s To Cut The Use Of Antibiotics In It’s Beef

McDonald’s has announced plans to cut usage of antibiotics in the beef it serves. The restaurant chain said yesterday that it’s working with meat suppliers in its top 10 beef sourcing markets to “measure and understand” the current usage of antibiotics.  McDonald’s then will set reduction

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Sunday January 6th Will Be The Day To Meet Someone New Online

If you’re hoping to meet someone new in 2019, mark your calendars for Sunday, Jan. 6.  That’s the first Sunday after the new year — and each year, that Sunday is the day when dating sites say they see a

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[Video] Baby It’s Cold Outside Gets A #Metoo Era Rewrite

“Baby It’s Cold Outside” is getting a revamp for the #MeToo era.  Radio stations around the U.S. and Canada have dropped the 1944 Christmas tune from their lineups over lyrics including, “I ought to say no, no, no, sir /Mind if I move

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Omar Khadr Wants His Bail Conditions Changed

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr is looking to get some of his bail conditions changed. He is asking for a Canadian passport so he can travel to Saudi Arabia for a Muslim pilgrimage, and he wants phone or Skype

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The Father Of Tori Stafford Is Livid Over His Daughter’s Killer Being Moved To Medium Security

The father of a murdered Woodstock girl is calling for an immediate overhaul of the Correctional Service of Canada. Rodney Stafford –father of eight-year-old Tori Stafford — is livid after learning one of his daughter’s killers has been moved from

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The Mayor And The Union Aren’t Confident Presto Cards Will Be Reliable On The TTC Next Month

Mayor Tory and the union representing TTC workers are calling for the province to fix what (they say) is an unreliable fare system that will replace the monthly Metropass in just a few weeks. Tory and the union have raised

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