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Dec 9, 2013

$99 Tablet Promo: Dell Venue 8 Pro To Be Sold By Microsoft For $99 This Monday Only

$99 Tablet Promo: Dell Venue 8 Pro To Be Sold By Microsoft For $99 This Monday Only
By in Business, Shopping, Tablet, Technology, United States No comments

Dell Venue 8 Pro Credit: Dell The Dell Venue 8 Pro will be sold at Microsoft Store locations all over the United States and Canada this Monday for only $99 as part of Microsoft‘s 12 Days of Deals promo. This gives customers big savings as the tablet’s original price is $299. The promo is valid […]

Dec 1, 2013

Geese Tsunami Video Goes Viral

By in Animals, North America, World No comments

A viral video of “geese tsunami” has been uploaded in Youtube and is now making the rounds on social media sites. Uploader Maikel Parets described the video as “geese tsunami” as hundreds of geese fill the sky after a short break from migration. In the video as shown below, hundreds of snow geese suddenly took […]

Jan 27, 2013

70-vehicle pileup: Both lanes of Canada’s 401 highway shuts down (Video)

By in North America, Travel, World No comments

A 70 vehicle pileup in one of Canada‘s busiest highway has closed down a 10 kilometer stretch of its east and west bound lanes on Friday, January 26, 2013. The massive pileup of vehicles at the 401 highway, 80 kilometers east of Toronto near Newcastle, reportedly happened about three in the afternoon. According to Ontario […]

Jan 9, 2013

Don Cherry: ‘Are we nuts?’ Twitter rant about $49.5 million Canada aid to Haiti

Don Cherry: 'Are we nuts?' Twitter rant about $49.5 million Canada aid to Haiti
By in Internet, North America No comments

Don Cherry, a Canadian ice hockey commentator for CBC Television, seemed to be unhappy after he learned the generous financial support of his country to Haiti, which amounted to $49.5 million. His ‘Are we nuts?‘ Twitter rant caught the attention not only to local media but also on the Internet. Don Cherry in 2004 Image […]

Dec 19, 2012

Eagle Tries To Snatch Kid Video Goes Viral

Eagle Tries To Snatch Kid
By in Animals, North America, Weird No comments

Eagle tries to snatch kid Image Credit: Youtube Screen Grab A video of an eagle that tried to snatch a kid has gone viral after it was uploaded on Youtube on Tuesday, December 18, 2012. The video, titled “Golden Eagle Snatches Kid,” was reportedly taken at a park in Montreal, Canada. As shown below, the […]

Oct 28, 2012

Canada earthquake: 7.7-magnitude earthquake hits British Columbia, strong aftershocks, tsunami warning issued

Canada earthquake tsunami warning map
By in Natural Disasters, North America, Science No comments

A 7.7-magnitude earthquake hits Canada on Saturday, October 27, 2012 (local date), and was followed by a series of strong aftershocks, the US Geological Survey (USGS) reported. Canadian news sites reported there were no immediate reports of damage, but the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami warning to certain areas. Tsunami warning map, after […]

Sep 6, 2012

Ducks cross highway in Toronto, Canada, safely avoided fast running vehicles while crossing (Video)

Ducks cross highway
By in Animals, North America No comments

A family of ducks crossed a highway in Toronto, Canada back in May, and was caught on video as shown below. The mother duck and her ducklings were crossing the busy street, avoiding fast-running vehicles and eventually succeeded. Their hair-raising adventure attracted international news and is now going viral. Ducks cross highway in Toronto, Canada […]

Aug 24, 2012

Canoodle meaning confuses CTV anchor Andrew Johnson, lands on live TV blooper (Video)

Canoodle meaning confuses CTV anchor Andrew Johnson, lands on live TV blooper (Video)
By in North America, Television, Weird No comments

The meaning of the word “canoodle” recently confused a Canadian TV anchorman Andrew Johnson that caused a live TV blooper as shown in the video below, after he accidentally invited weather lady Astrid Braunschmidt in an awkward moment. CTV anchor Andrew Johnson, asking Astrid Braunschmidt if she wants to canoodle with him Image Credit: CTV […]

Aug 1, 2012

Needle in sandwich found by passenger of Air Canada flight

Needle in sandwich found by passenger of Air Canada flight
By in Food, North America, Weird No comments

A passenger of a domestic Air Canada flight found a needle in his sandwich last Monday, July 30, 2012, which is now under the thorough investigation of local authorities and the said airline company, around two weeks after a similar incident happened in some Delta Air Lines flights. Air Canada logo Image Credit: According […]

Jun 17, 2012

Radiohead accident: Radiohead Toronto concert canceled after stage collapsed before the show

Radiohead accident Toronto
By in Entertainment, Music, North America No comments

The Radiohead Toronto concert in Downsview Park on Saturday, June 16, 2012 was canceled after the stage, where the band will play, collapsed just hours before the show, with local authorities saying that there was one casualty and some others were wounded. Collapsed stage of the Radiohead Toronto concert Image Credit: Eric Alper Twitter “Due […]