Facebook is facing public scrutiny from a coalition of over 50 women’s groups, media organizations and individuals working in prevention of gender-based violence.
Congratulations, gay men of Canada! Come summer, Canadian Blood Services and Héma-Québec can accept your blood donations for the first time since 1983. That is, if you haven’t had any sex with a man for the past five years.
Admittedly this method doesn’t work in all situations, but when it does it’s hilarious.
By now, everyone should know the basic outline of the Rob Ford crack cocaine story: Mayor allegedly hangs out with drug dealers, does drugs, gets filmed doing drugs, then the drug dealers try to sell the video.
Justin Bieber took home three trophies at the Billboard Music Awards this weekend, proving that the world really is his oyster. He’s got youth, fame, success — what else could a guy want? More importantly, what would drive a guy to have so much self pity? “I’m 19 years old,” the Biebs said after winning [...]
For about a year, the British Columbia provincial election looked like a slam dunk for Adrian Dix, and even when the polls started to narrow in the final stretch, the only question on most people’s minds was how big the NDP win would be. On election night, however, Christy Clark’s Liberals swept back into power [...]
Welcome to the future, y’all, where we make and watch porn with our glasses.
Comedian Billy Eichner’s Funny or Die series Billy on the Street mostly consists of him ambushing unsuspecting New Yorkers with bizarre questions and running off the second they hesitate. Here he is with Star Trek’s Zachary Quinto.
A Northwest Territories Supreme Court ruling Friday orders Bell Mobility to repay customers tens of thousands of dollars for 911 emergency services it didn’t even offer. The Northwest Territories don’t actually have a 911 emergency system outside Whitehorse, with most people in the territory calling a full 10-digit phone number instead. Still, that didn’t stop [...]
Remember the debate about fighting in hockey? It seems that particular concern hasn’t made it to certain parts of the world. When things got rough during a Russian youth hockey game, it quickly went from minor scrap to all-out brawl, as seen in the video above. Some of the kids go flying, others get pinned [...]
Late Thursday night, Gawker (and later, reluctantly, the Toronto Star) reported having viewed a video showing Toronto mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine. By now, everyone knows that. What we don’t know is Rob Ford’s side of the story.
The oldest resident of Britain was cruelly cut down in the prime of his life at age 130. His name was Thomas and he was a giant tortoise.
Some time in late March, four young women got in a cab in Edmonton. Some or all of thema claimed to bystanders that the driver had tried to rape them. The case was cleared up quickly, because the driver had a camera in his cab that recorded the entire ride and the not rape that happened. Cue internet maelstrom demanding the women’s heads.
The latest casualty in humanity’s prolonged campaign against the ursine kind, the body of this unfortunate Beast was unceremoniously stuffed into a dumpster behind the car wash.
“I’ve always wanted to work as cabin crew — but I’ve never had a boss, so didn’t take too well to Tony’s orders,” Branson wrote on his blog. “Moments after getting onto the flight, I ‘accidentally’ spilled a whole tray of drinks over him.”