Dan Lytwyn
Dan Lytwyn is a Video Producer for The Huffington Post Canada. He works tirelessly to find video content that is compelling, entertaining or just plain neat.

Entries by Dan Lytwyn

Rob Ford Lived The Gimmick, And That Was The Problem

(28) Comments | Posted March 23, 2016 | 4:44 PM

It's been over 24 hours since the passing of former Toronto mayor Rob Ford was announced. As with any high-profile political death, there's been an outpouring of condolences from all facets of the political spectrum.

Stephen Harper remembers Ford for his courage and love for Toronto.

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4 April Fools Pranks That Sucked And Totally Backfired (VIDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted March 30, 2015 | 8:51 AM

Pranks are awesome, right? Nothing is more hilarious than tricking and/or embarrassing someone. And don't get me started on April Fools'! An entire day devoted to pranking and pranking-related minutiae? Incredible!

All that being said, sometimes pranks really suck. Watch the video above to learn about four particularly terrible practical...

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Groundhog Day Doesn't Matter In Canada. Here's 4 Reasons Why

(1) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 8:06 AM

Sure, Groundhog Day is a whimsical and fun celebration, but Canadians don’t need some well-to-do rodent toying with their emotions with promises of early springs.

Here are four of the biggest reasons why we should forget the February tradition altogether.

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Thanksgiving Canada: 4 Surprising Facts About The October Holiday

(6) Comments | Posted September 24, 2014 | 5:42 PM

What do you get when you combine one ill-fated English explorer, a bunch of agitated merchants, millions upon millions of turkeys and a bevy of reasons to be thankful?

You get the history of Thanksgiving in Canada.

Here are some things you might not know about the October holiday.

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