Author: Stephen Lethbridge

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Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek sat down with local station WPXI in Pittsburgh to say that the outpouring of love from fans has been a “great help” in his battle with cancer, Uproxx reports. The host said he doesn’t feel sorry for himself over his pancreatic cancer diagnosis, saying that a lot of people have been diagnosed […]

Ontario has unveiled newly designed license plates, but there’s just one problem: You can’t read them at night. “Did anyone consult with police before designing and manufacturing the new Ontario license plates? They’re virtually unreadable at night,” Kingston police officer Steve Koopman tweeted this past Saturday along with a pic of a Honda with the new […]

From Pier 1 to pier none! USA Today reports that the home-goods retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and is expected to close about 450 of its stores. All of the company’s Canadian outposts will also shutter for good. “The company expects to operate its business in the normal course during this process,” Pier 1 said […]

The price of wine is expected to drop to its lowest point in five years, CNN reports. The drop comes from a surplus of California grapes, combined with a decrease in demand, and experts believe the dip could last for as many as three years. Rob McMillan, founder of Silicon Valley Bank’s Wine Division, predicts […]

Community groups are cropping up to write handwritten notes of love, encouragement and kindness that they leave at random places, according to The Washington Post. “With loneliness so prevalent, it’s hard to just walk up to someone and say, ‘Hi, would you like to be my friend?’” said Bahaa Chmait, founder of Culture Collective in Salt Lake […]

Researchers at the University of British Columbia have discovered a surprising sleep aid: your lover’s shirt. UPI reports that 155 study participants were given two t-shirts to use as pillowcases–one of which had been worn by their lover, and the other worn by a stranger. Participants reported feeling more well-rested after sleeping top their lovers’ […]

Amblin Entertainment announced Thursday that it will adapt The Goonies… kind of, as ScreenCrush reports. The show will feature three students in a small town as they attempt to recreate the original movie. “The students’ passion will inspire a town in desperate need of hope in this love letter to the power of cinema, storytelling and […]

The company that introduced the world to the male romper less than three years ago is no more, according to an email they sent customers on Wednesday. “There are few things in the world quite like building something from scratch,” wrote co-founder Alex Neumann. “In our case, we got to take an idea–an idea that most […]

If you find yourself getting snippy a lot, maybe you just need to snack more. A new survey finds that feeling “hangry”–a combination of hungry and angry–is the cause of four arguments a week for the average American. The study of 2,000 U.S. adults from snack company RXBar also finds that these are the top […]

St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester collapsed on the ice after suffering a cardiac episode during the first period of his team’s game against the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night, compelling the teams to postpone the game. The AP reports that a defibrillator was used to revive the 36-year-old Bouwmeester, who’d just finished a shift […]



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