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Today Is The International Day of Pink

April 8th, 2015 marks the International Day of Pink. It is a day where communities across Canada and around the world unite in celebrating diversity and raising awareness to stop homophobia,

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Is SipCaddy The Ultimate Cup Holder?

A glass of wine or a relaxing bath can be the perfect remedy after a stressful day.  And now you can combine the two without fear of spilling a drop thanks to SipCaddy.  A pair of brothers from the U.S.

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Burger King Brings Back The Yumbo

The newest thing on the Burger King menu is not new at all. Yesterday they re-launched the Yumbo. That used to be available on the B.K. menu from 1968 – 1974. Burger King’s Chief Marketing Officer Eric Hirschorn said.  “There is

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Skype Introduces Qik. An Alternative To Snapchat

Skype is a great way to video chat.  However time zones, schedules and busy jobs can make it difficult sometimes to schedule a “Skype date.”  Enter Skype Qik.  The company released its new app yesterday which allows users to send

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There Will Be A Blood Moon Tonight

The second blood moon of the year will light up the sky tonight. The Earth will position itself between the sun and the moon, creating a full lunar eclipse with a red hue.  The phenomenon can be seen with the

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[Video] That Probably Wasn't A UFO Over Toronto

Toronto is still buzzing about the mysterious object spotted in the sky over North York on Saturday night. Many people online are claiming the object, captured on video, is proof that aliens exist. (See the videos below). Those looking for

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Minimum Wage Goes Up On Sunday

The minimum wage in Ontario will increase to $11 per hour on Sunday June 1, 2014. That is a .75-cent increase. However, not all minimum wage workers will receive that 75-cent increase. Students under the age of 18 will receive

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Open & Closed For Victoria Day 2014

It’s here. Welcome to the long weekend. On Monday we celebrate Victoria Day, although many affectionately refer to the extended weekend as May 2-4 weekend. Monday is a holiday and there will be fireworks. Most of the towns around the

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Snapchat Has Made Some Changes

Snapchat has made some changes. You can now send a simple text message and make live video calls.  The update was released yesterday for iOS and Android.  To use Chat, open the Snapchat inbox and then swipe right on a

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[Pics] Scientists Claim This Is The Holy Grail

Apparently the long-lost Holy Grail has finally been found and is on display in a Spanish museum.  The onyx chalice has been sitting in the Basilica of San Isidoro in Leon, north Spain, for 1000 years. Until now visitors were

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Today Is National Sweater Day

Today (February 6, 2014) is WWF Canada’s National Sweater Day. WWF is calling on all Canadians to put on a fun sweater and turn down the thermostat by 2 degrees Celsius. Since 2010 over 1 million Canadians have

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[Pics] The New Tallest Hotel In North America

The tallest hotel in North America is now open for business in New York City.  The hotel is located at 1717 Broadway Avenue near Time Square in Manhattan. It’s really 2 hotels in 1: Floors 6-33 are a Courtyard by

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[Pics] What Is The Bikini Bridge?

The “thigh gap” trend on social media caught fire in 2012 and 2013. Thigh gap pictures are selfies that people post to social media where their legs are so thin that they do not touch above the knees.  Early into

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Call Of Duty: Ghosts-On Sale Tonight

Call of Duty: Ghosts, also known as Call of Duty 10, will be released at midnight for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, and Wii U. The player will assume the role of a character dressed in a military Ghost uniform. Players are

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