Tag: how many

How Much Santa Will Eat & Drink On Christmas Eve

A team of scientists from the U.K. has calculated the realities of being Santa Claus this year. They calculated that based on current population figures, Santa will deliver gifts to 1.6 billion children.  This requires visiting 5,556 homes per second

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Beer Will Be In Grocery Stores By Year End

The provincial government has announced that Ontarians will be able to buy beer in grocery stores before the end of 2015. 13 grocery stores and chains across Ontario, including Loblaws, Sobeys, Metro and Walmart, have been chosen to sell beer.

Posted in News, Scott Fox Tagged with: , , , , , ,

We Are Addicted To Pizza + Favourite Toppings

We eat an average of 6,000 pizza slices in our lifetime, according to a new survey.  A survey of 1,000 adults showed that we eat an average of 8 slices per month, with our addiction starting at the

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Massacre At Pakistan School

Direct from (CNN) The Taliban stormed a military-run school in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, gunning down at least 126 people — most of them children — in one of the volatile Asian nation’s deadliest attacks. Hours after the attack, Pakistani troops

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

[Pics] Simpsons Fan Has The World Record For Tattoos

A New Zealand man now owns the Guinness World Record for the most tattoos of the same cartoon character. Lee Weir has 41 Homer Simpson tats on his body.  The 27-year-old wasn’t allowed to

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

[Video] Man Eats Every Burger King Burger

Kevin Strahle, who works as a chef for McDonalds recently decided he wanted to be the Burger King. So, he went to Burger King and ordered every burger on their menu. His meal consisted of a hamburger, cheeseburger, bacon cheeseburger, double bacon

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, Video, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

[Pics] Massive Accident On Hwy. 400 Yesterday

Highway 400 was reopened late last night, following several hours of full closure because of a 96 car pile-up at 9am. No major injuries were reported. The highway was closed in both directions between Highway 89 and Mapleview Drive until the

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Morning Olympic Update – February 18, 2014

6:16am UPDATE: The Canadian women have won a silver medal in the 3,000-metre short-track speedskating relay.  The Chinese team was disqualified. Canada now has 16 medals including 4 gold, 8 silver, and 4 bronze. Original Post: 5:55am:  Today is day 11

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Autistic Boy With No Friends Now Has 1.3 Million Of Them

A Michigan mom who set up a birthday Facebook page for her son, who said he has “no friends,” has already received more than 1.3 million likes on that page.  The woman is only identified as “Jennifer”. Her 10-year-old son,

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Morning Olympic Update – February 13

It’s Day 6 at the Sochi Winter Games but it’s day 1 for those who have been waiting for men’s hockey to start. At 12pm eastern time, Team Canada takes on Norway. Carey Price will start in goal for Canada.

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

EBay Asking $20,000 For Flappy Bird iPhones

Phones that are preloaded with the game Flappy Bird are being listed for as much as $20,000 on eBay since the app was deleted from the iTunes store and Google Play store on the weekend. Flappy Bird was one of

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Morning Olympic Update – February 12

Canada’s medal count heading into Day 5 at the Winter Olympics is 9.  That includes 4 gold medals, 3 silver medals, and 2 bronze medals. Today medals will be awarded in 6 events. Pundits predict Canada’s best chance at

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Preview For Canada At The Olympics

It’s finally here. The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia officially begin today. The opening ceremonies start at 11am, EDT. Canada has a record 220 athletes in Sochi. That is the most this country has ever

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Super Bowl Set A New Ratings Record

The ratings are in for Super Bowl and for the 4th time in 5 years the game set a new record as the most-watched television event in U.S. history. An average of 111.5 million viewers watched the broadcast where the

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Over 1 Million XBox One Consoles Sold In 24 Hours

It was a big weekend for Microsoft. In less than 24 hours, well over 1 million Xbox One consoles were sold. Many stores are already sold out and left wondering if more stock will be brought in by Christmas? To

Posted in Kat Callaghan, Scott Fox, What You Need To Know Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,