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My top tweets of 2016 and the stories behind them!

December 30, 2016

(Photo via Neil Zeller) LGBTQ youth face approximately 14 times the risk of suicide and substance abuse than heterosexual peers. #BellLetsTalk — Mike Morrison (@mikesbloggity) January 27, 2016 Reach: 64,980 In terms of corporations doing social media campaigns, #BellLetsTalk is …
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Penny Oleksiak wins Gold – Gets Drake Tickets

August 11, 2016

Penny Oleksiak won Canada’s first gold medal of the Rio Olympics tonight – coming back from 7th at the turn to TIE FOR FIRST and have an Olympic Record – no big deal. https://twitter.com/OleksiakPenny/status/763453555902676992 Earlier in today Penny tweeted that she and …
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Toronto Photographer becomes first Canadian to beat Pokemon Go!

August 4, 2016

(Image Source: CBC) A week after a guy from Brooklyn, Nick Johnson, beat Pokemon Go (collecting all 142 Pokemon – and losing 8 pounds in the process) a Canadian has followed suit! CBC reported today that a Toronto photographer, Roberto …
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Justin Trudeau joins Iron Man on the cover of Marvel’s latest comic!

June 28, 2016

If you’re like me, you’re likely experiencing a bit of superhero fatigue. Plus I’m still hurt that I’m apparantly the only person that liked last year’s Fantastic Four. Well Marvel is adding yet another superhero to it’s roster, but this …
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So You Want to Move to Canada, Eh? Ellen’s hilarious message for Americans wanting to move to Canada!

March 21, 2016

With the American election getting closer and closer (but not close enough), people are really starting to think about what if Donald Trump wins?  A mere joke just a few months ago, remember when he hosted SNL?, it now seems …
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Trendy Victoria hotel offering special “nooner” rate for Valentine’s Day!

January 6, 2016

The Christmas holidays may have just wrapped up, but it’s never too early to start thinking about Valentine’s Day and one hotel in Victoria has come up with an economical way of…um…”celebrating” the special day with your loved one. From …
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Here’s what The Daily Show had to say about Canada’s newest Prime Minister!

October 21, 2015

Are you guys watching The Daily Show with Trevor Noah yet? I’ve actually been enjoying it, although I do skip his interviews, they aren’t there yet. But the first 3/4s of the show are good, and I really love the …
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A list of free things businesses are giving Canadians who vote!

October 18, 2015

One of the longest elections in Canadian history is almost done. And after what felt like years, Canadians are going to be rewarded for their patience.  Both with hopefully fulfilling results and lots of free stuff. In what’s become a …
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John Oliver and Mike Myers beg Canadians to not vote for Stephen Harper

October 18, 2015

So here we are, only a few hours before the polls open in Canada and John Oliver, along with Mike Myers have weighed in with how they think you should vote. They also weighed in with a moose getting a …
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Funny videos and catchy songs that Harper hopes you don’t watch before election day!

October 9, 2015

We all know elections are important. But did you know that elections can be fun.  No, I don’t mean in the way the super politicos think door-knocking is fun, I mean fun for people like us who like to read, …
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In only ninety seconds, Rick Mercer nails what this election is really about.

October 7, 2015

After taking the summer off, Canada’s favourite news personality returned with a new Rick Mercer Report and almost immediately nailed what the biggest problem with this election is. During Mercer’s always-impressive rants, he address exactly what’s wrong with this election and …
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Unbelievable photos and videos of the funnel cloud that just blew through Calgary!

July 22, 2015

(Screengrab via @megsprevost) Oh Calgary weather, you do keep us on our toes. Whether it’s disasterous floods, record heat or snow in September, Calgary has seen its share of newsworthy weather over the past couple of years and today, well today …
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Ed Sheeran interrupted a teen’s performance at the West Edmonton Mall and it’s perfect!

June 15, 2015

Even though I’m not a parent, I’m really loving this whole new trend of “the nice pop star.” (Even though I hope it’s not a trend.) By “nice pop star” I mean the kind of star that is doing really …
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16 reasons I didn’t vote PC this time.

May 1, 2015

Alberta Voting Information. Election Day is May 5th.  Earlier today, I did one of my favourite things to do. And even though I know voting is annoying, I love that I can make a real big difference in less than …
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Alberta’s Political Leaders Weigh In A Pop Culture Survey!

April 27, 2015

When it comes to politics, how well do you know our politicians? Sure we might know a bit about their policies, but as my dad says,  “all that goes out the window when they’re elected.” I’m asking, how well do …
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