Culture

History buffs receive perfect score at Culture Days scavenger hunt

Timmins Daily Press Scavenger hunt for local history facts Two local history enthusiasts Judith Barkel, left, and Susanne Mavour participated in this year’s Culture Days scavenger hunt at the Timmins Public Library on Saturday. The sisters received a perfect score, plus bonus. Photo supplied by the Timmins Public Library. Two local history enthusiasts Judith Barkel, […]

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Cinefest opens Saturday with poignant film about family

Sudbury Star Patrick O’Hearn, managing director of Cinefest Sudbury, takes a seat at Silver City cinemas, where the film festival is taking place from Sept. 14-22. The festival kicks off on Saturday with The Song of Names. John Lappa/Sudbury Star Get ready to cry, laugh and ponder your way through the next week as Cinefest […]

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Google employees still face retaliation for reporting workplace issues

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Drew Angerer / Getty Images It’s been nearly a year since 20,000 Google employees held a walkout to protest the company’s handling of sexual harassment and misconduct. While Google promised to make changes, employees have since charged the company with having a “retaliation culture.” Today, Recode reports that a dozen […]

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Prime Day 2019: Save up to 42% on SodaStream products

Mashable Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Your own endless seltzer supply. Image: sodastream By Dylan HaasMashable Deals2019-07-15 20:05:31 UTC TL;DR: The bubble-producing SodaStream should be the newest addition to your lineup of kitchen appliances — a bunch of their devices are on sale […]

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Another Roomba ran over dog poop and then proceeded to ‘clean’ the house

Mashable By Chloe Bryan2019-07-15 17:14:41 UTC Here’s something that might keep you from buying a Roomba on Prime Day. On Sunday, a man named Ryan Landy made a Facebook post about a truly harrowing situation: His new Roomba ran over a pile of dog poop in his house, became riddled with dog poop, then cleaned […]

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This 9-second video of a kid in a funhouse mirror maze is perfect

Mashable By Sage Anderson2019-07-15 15:51:31 UTC The carnival can make clowns of us all sometimes.  Twitter user Erin Porter posted a video of her young nephew trying to make his way through a funhouse mirror maze, and he looks like he’s got the hang of it. Almost.  Running straight into his own reflection, full speed, […]

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A conversation with your therapist is the most relatable new meme

Mashable By Nicole Gallucci2019-07-15 14:21:52 UTC In case you haven’t heard, being sad, depressed, and anxious online is kind of trendy now.   It’s perfectly acceptable to tweet about being tired, single, or embarrassed. It’s fine to post an Instagram Story about your exasperating commute. And, as the latest meme making the rounds on social […]

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Monica Lewinsky’s reply to this tweet about career advice is absolutely perfect

Mashable Monica Lewinsky has an A+ Twitter game. Image: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images By Sam Haysom2019-07-15 11:02:35 UTC Monica Lewinsky is brilliant at Twitter. Anyone who’s ever stumbled across the anti-bullying activist’s feed will know this. Despite the fact she’s endured horrendous trauma and public shaming over the years since she was embroiled in former President […]

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Mark Ruffalo’s Avengers-themed ‘wrong answers only’ meme is the best one yet

Mashable Image: Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP/Shutterstock By Adam Rosenberg2019-07-14 21:25:27 UTC Not everyone loves the “wrong answers only” meme, but Mark Ruffalo clearly does. The Bruce Banner/Hulk actor came up with one of his own on Sunday, and it sourced from a behind-the-scenes photo seemingly taken on the Avengers: Endgame set. It  features Ruffalo, Tom Holland (Spider-Man), […]

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Fearsome kittens terrorize a defenseless goat that’s 10 times their size

Mashable By Adam Rosenberg2019-07-14 18:30:36 UTC [embedded content] Don’t mess with kittens. Ever. Not these kittens, anyway. Here’s what this video’s Moses Lake, Wash.-based creator had to say about the surreal scene of two kittens stalking a much larger goat as the latter sprints away in fear: “It was my kittens first day outside in […]

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