Author: Robert Shawn

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Lush Cosmetics made a bold move this week, shutting down their social media accounts just ahead of the busy Christmas shopping season. In a press release, the company announced it would be quitting Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and Snapchat, citing safety issues with social media in general. “In the same way that evidence against climate change was […]

A man in Alabama has set a new Guinness World Record that would make any child jealous. Michael Pick, a software engineer living in Huntsville, Alabama, earned the record after building the a 12 foot, 6 inch Nerf gun, making it the world’s largest. “The most challenging part of this build would have to be making […]

St. John’s Sports & Entertainment (“SJSEL”) and Deacon Sports and Entertainment (“DSE”) have reached an agreement that’ll see the Newfoundland Growlers return to the Mary Brown’s Centre. The new agreement between the two sides states: Provisions for an autonomous operational committee comprising representatives from both SJSEL and DSE to support operational requirements and obligations under […]

Even members of the animal kingdom can use a caffeine pick me up from time to time. A flamingo that escaped the Granby Zoo in Granby, Quebec was later apprehended in the parking lot of the local Tim’s. “To reassure everyone, there wasn’t a sale on shrimp at the IGA or a special on coffee […]

Health Canada has given the thumbs up to Pfizer-BioNTech’s two-dose COVID-19 vaccine for children.  “After a thorough and independent scientific review of the evidence, the Department has determined that the benefits of this vaccine for children between 5 and 11 years of age outweigh the risks,” Health Canada says. “Health Canada has placed terms and conditions […]

Apple has announced they will start offering a “self-service repair” kit to allow customers to fix their Apple products. The new online repair store will sell more than 200 parts and tools for everything from iPhones to iPads to Macs. “Creating greater access to Apple genuine parts gives our customers even more choice if a […]

Newfoundland and Labrador has 4 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 today. 3 of the 4 are located in the Central Health Region. The remaining case is located in the Eastern Health Region. There is no one in hospital due to COVID-19. There were 13 new recoveries since the last update. Leaving 22 active cases of […]

Daniel Radcliffe and Co. are heading back to Hogwarts. Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson are set to join filmmaker Chris Columbus and few other cast members the Harry Potter franchise to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone “It has been an incredible journey since the debut of the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone film, and witnessing […]

Science says your birthday could very well be your death-day. New research has discovered you’re at an increased risk of suicide, heart attacks, strokes and falls on your birthday, statistically making it the deadliest day of the year. After analyzing 2.5 million deaths in Switzerland between the years of 1969 and 2008, scientists concluded people over […]

Jayne Winteringham is seriously devoted to Christmas dinner. The 66 year old says she has whipped up and served Christmas dinner for the last 20 years. The woman form Bristol, England says she has been obsessed with Christmas, including the meal, since she was a little girl. “It’s very much an everyday part of my […]



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