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Michelle Obama's Fashion Showdown In China

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.23.2014 | Canada Style

We hear there's a fashion showdown happening over in China right now, but for us, it's no contest: Michelle Obama wins this round! FLOTUS, who's on...

Calgary Nurse Killed In Afghanistan

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Alberta

Zeenab Kassam, a Calgary nurse working in Afghanistan, has been identified as one of two Canadians killed in a hotel attack in Kabul. CBC News and...

7 Reasons Why Fresh Juice Is Better Than That Carton Stuff

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Living

By now you've probably heard of all manner of strange juicing diets and cleanses, but if you're just looking for ways to get those servings of daily f...

Kabul Taliban Hotel Attack Could Hurt Election Monitoring, Analyst Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Sasha Nagy | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada

The brazen attack by Taliban fighters at a Kabul hotel Thursday that killed two Canadian aid workers could have a detrimental effect on the coming gen...

How Do I Aeropress, And Will It Make My Coffee Taste Better?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Living

At a time when buying a great cup coffee is usually only a five-minute walk away, people still want to know how to home brew a truly spectacular pot o...

Vancouver Doctor Killed In Afghanistan

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Roshan Thomas, a Vancouver doctor who started a school in Kabul, has been identified as one of the two Canadians killed in a hotel attack in Afgha...

WATCH: Killer Whales Attack Sea Lions

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Sea lions swam for their lives as a pod of killer whales chased them on B.C.'s North Coast in a new video uploaded to YouTube. The footage, posted ...

Fake Laughing? You Can't Fool The Brain

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Living

With March 20 declared International Happiness Day -- a day to celebrate the importance of happiness in our lives and the world, it's an occasion to p...

How To Use A Neti Pot (Without Getting Grossed Out)

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 03.23.2014 | Canada Living

Those who use a neti pot really love their neti pot. And those who don't, well, think they're pretty disgusting. In case you aren't familiar with t...

Want To Eat Less Salt? Eat More Spices

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Living

New research presented at the American Heart Association's Epidemiology & Prevention/Nutrition, Physical Activity & Metabolism Scientific Sessions 201...

Our Nose Knows One Trillion Smells

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada Living

The human nose can distinguish at least one trillion different odours, millions more than previously estimated, U.S. researchers said Thursday. For...

Winners And Losers Of Quebec's First Election Debate Showdown

CBC | Posted 05.21.2014 | Canada Politics

The morning after Quebec’s leaders squared off for their first major debate, it’s time to pick winners and losers. The National’s At Issue pan...

Harper's Supreme Court Pick BLOCKED

CP | Mike Blanchfield and Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper has come almost full circle.The Conservative prime minister who came to office in 2006 cautioning against the power of the cou...

New 'Dumb And Dumber' Posters Revealed!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada TV

Chicks love 'em. Guys too. On Thursday, actor Jim Carrey took to Twitter to tease fans with something old to promote the upcoming 'Dumb and Dumber...

CN Rail Workers Kibosh Tentative Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Three-thousand workers at CN Rail (TSX:CNR) have rejected a second tentative contract, prompting the company to suggest the talks go to bin...

TED Concert Raises Thousands For Vancouver Food Bank

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Musician Amanda Palmer hosted a by-donation, unofficial TED Conference show at the Vogue Theatre on Wednesday and raised nearly $10,000 for the Vancou...

Ban Burkas And Niqabs For Students, PQ Candidate Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada Politics

With the Parti Québécois (PQ) trailing in the polls, the architect behind Quebec's Charter of Values said that students should be banned from coveri...

Missing Teacher Found Dead

CBC | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada

Family members of Douglas Queen this afternoon found the body of the Toronto music teacher who went missing earlier this week.  The family tells CB...

Redford Wasn't The First To Fall

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - It's no secret that Alberta's Conservative party moves quickly to dump a leader whenever there's a chance of an electoral defeat. In fact, ...

Did You Get Hit By NEW Credit Card Scam?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A major credit card scam that goes after users' reward points has been uncovered by Vancouver police. Daniel Adam Suchecki, 34, and Christa Dawn H...

B.C. Lawsuit Dismissed

CBC | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C.-based copyright infringement lawsuit against James Cameron and the creators of the 2009 blockbuster movie Avatar was dismissed in Canada&...

The Worst Things About Spring In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada

Spring is here! That means sunshine, lollipops and good times, right? Wrong. Sure, in the spring, the flowers bloom and the trees blossom, but that...

Some U Ottawa Hockey Players Behaving Badly With Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Living

THUNDER BAY, Ont. - Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., say a number of University of Ottawa hockey players are not co-operating with investigators in a sexu...

Mulcair Shuffles His Shadow Cabinet

CBC | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Politics

Just one day after the prime minister rejigged his ministerial roster to fill the seat vacated by Jim Flaherty, New Democrat Leader Tom Mulcair has pe...

SPOILER ALERT: Why Your Pop Culture Has A Time Limit

Mike Sholars | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada Living
Mike Sholars

2014-02-12-its_all_geek_to_me.png Outside of the fact that every celebrated psycho-thriller of the past couple of decades had the same plot twist, there's a bigger problem at play here. There are so many ways to describe something you like, and the central plot twist should never be your opening statement. You're trying to express yourself (that's good!), but you're spoiling the hell out of whatever you describe (that's bad).