World Food Day 2018

Celebrating World Food Day

For most of us food is something that comes pre-packaged in containers with handy tips on nutrition and weight management. We are the lucky ones; in 2018, statistics show that 820 million people are suffering from chronic undernourishment from a lack of food. This is the reality of our time and something the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations aims to change. Established in 1945, . In celebration of the founding of the organisation, World Food Day is celebrated around ...

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The Hottest Stocks Right Now

The Hottest Stocks Right Now

The stock market is in a pretty jittery place at the moment, and that’s a statement that only a foolish person would try and deny. There is the threat of an all-out trade war with China and Europe, which is a situation that could spell sleepless nights for anyone who has their fingers in certain stock market pies. But then again, if stock market instability were something that put investors off, perhaps we’d all just better call it quits, head to the local pub and drown our woes in a ...

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New York Public Library Launches Insta Novels

Classic library books get a makeover

As it turns out, and this will surely come as a startling revelation, millennials do a great deal of reading. Research shows that the millennial generation does more reading than the generations ahead of it, with 80% of millennials having read a book cover to cover, as opposed to 73% of the next generation up. More interesting is that, according to statistics, print books are still somewhat preferred to digital books by the millennial generation. On the other hand, the younger generation ...

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The Top 5 CFL Players

The Top 5 CFL Players

The CFL has been producing and employing amazing athletes that have done both Canada and the US proud in its storied history. Let’s look at the best players from the league and why they have remained at the pinnacle of the sport for so long. Warren Moon With 23 seasons under his belt in both the NFL and CFL, Harold Warren Moon is noted as one of the greatest. He played with the Edmonton Eskimos in the CFL. After his football career he entered colour commentary for the Seattle ...

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Babies – The Ultimate Influencers

Teeny tiny fashionistas

If you want to know what’s happening with the weather, you ask a weatherman. If you want to know what the latest, excessively expensive trends are, you ask a Kardashian. In March, Khloé Kardashian held her baby shower, and, as expected, the celebration was as lavish an affair as you would expect, with unreasonable amounts of money spent on the pink-filled baby paradise. The most noteworthy factor was the sponsoring of the money-soaked event, done by none other than e-commerce ...

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Famous Casinos That Made History

Moulin Rouge las vegas

The first recorded gambling practices dates to 2300 BC. Although, not in its modern form, gambling entertainment was enjoyed by the Ancient Greeks, and as we all know it has become such a fashionable way to pass time that it has even taken the online world by storm. Gambling, as we know it, evolved from the very first casino that opened in 1638. Below are the institutions that have left a lasting mark in the history pages. Pair-O- Dice It seems only fair the casino that spawned the casinos ...

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The World's Top 10 Performers

Timberlake on tour

There is no question that musical performers earn an enormous amount of money touring, and that sometimes, the tickets to see them cost the equivalent of from playing online casino games! But, these performers are known to put on a really good show, and seeing your idol in the flesh, belting out their hits is worth its weight in gold. Let’s take a look at the performers who are in the top 10, what they earn per tour, and what it costs to see them in action: Justin ...

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What Meghan Markle Now Can't Do

The happy couple, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

It’s been the talk of the town, and a relationship that started back in August 2016. On 19 May 2018, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry finally said “I do” in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Prince Harry is, of course, a member of the British Royal Family, and the youngest son of Lady Diana and Prince Charles. Meghan Markle, on the other hand, is from America and a former actress (you may remember her from the TV series “Suits”). Now that she’s ...

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Coming Up Trumps: The Status of USA & Canada’s Trade Relations

Trade between America and Canada up in the air

Canadians are largely known as the nicest people in the world. But one wouldn’t know that if listening to President Trump. In a recent press briefing journalists outside the White House were told that Canada is ‘very spoiled, and very difficult to deal with’. But Canadians shouldn’t feel too picked on, as Trump had similar things to say about Mexico too. These statements come at a time when the United States is in the process of the renegotiation of NAFTA, otherwise known as the ...

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Kendrick Lamar’s Pulitzer Prize Surprise

The Pulitzer Prize winning album

Kendrick Lamar is has now officially won the Pulitzer Prize for music. Awarded for this album, titled Damn, Lamar is the first person to do so who does not specialise in classical or jazz music. The album was already highly acclaimed prior to the award, but with , a great deal more people are likely to be finding out what exactly Damn has to offer. And this is not the first award that the album has received either. At the 60th Grammy awards, the same album received similar praise. Damn ...

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