Coffee Shop Offering Cheaper Prices For Polite People?

A Virginia coffee shop is drawing international attention after a photo of a sign promoting politeness with selective pricing went viral.  The sign outside CUPS Coffee & Tea went viral after a photo of the sign was shared on Reddit.

The sign reads:

Small coffee – $5.00

Small coffee, please – $3.00

Hello, one small coffee please – $1.75

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Pizza Hut Launches A Menu Written Entirely In Emojis

Most of us would recognize a photo of a Pizza Hut pizza. But would we understand an entire menu written in pictures?  Customers will soon find out as Pizza Hut launches a menu that’s written entirely in emojis.  With no words to explain, customers will only have images including chillis, slices of cheese, cow’s faces and mushrooms to help them … Read more

You Can No Longer Watch Porn On The Free Wi-Fi At Starbucks

Following McDonald’s lead, Starbucks has announced they will use filters to block customers from using their free Wi-Fi to watch porn.  Anti-porn groups Enough is Enough and the National Center on Sexual Exploitation, who fought for the changes, commended the decisions. “Parents can have peace of mind that, when they or their children go to McDonald’s, they will have Read more

The Maple Leafs Are Hiring – Apply Here

The Toronto Maple Leafs have launched a talent search to find their next in-arena host and anthem singers for this season. Here is the job posting and details on how to apply:

BECOME THE IN-ARENA HOST FOR THE TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS

As part of the Game Presentation team, the Toronto Maple Leafs In-Arena host is an integral part of the … Read more

Today Uber Is Delivering Ice Cream From 11am – 3pm

Today Uber is doing something cool. It’s #UberIceCream day. When you use the UberEATS app between 11am-3pm, you’ll be able to order a free box of 3 Magnum ice cream bars. It’s available in Toronto, Mississauga and Kitchener-Waterloo. Uber users in participating markets without the UberEats app can request a box of Magnum bars for $5.

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Another Terror Attack In France Last Night

In France, 84 people are confirmed dead and dozens are injured after an attack in Nice where a man plowed a large truck into a crowd of people. It happened last night when crowds gathered for a fireworks display to celebrate the French holiday – Bastille Day. Officials say the driver of the truck was shot and killed by police, … Read more

Black Lives Matter Is Trying To Take Over Starbucks

Starbucks baristas have found themselves at the center of a race debate.  Baristas find themselves yelling Black Lives Matter in-store thanks to a Facebook post that has gone viral. Starbucks customers across the US have been telling baristas that their name is “black lives matter,” so the baristas shout “black lives matter” when their drinks are … Read more

Police Warn Against Buying Wonderland Tickets From Certain Websites

The OPP are warning about fraudulent Canada’s Wonderland tickets for sale on the Internet. They say the fake discounted tickets have surfaced on the website redgroupdeals.com. Investigators say Canada’s Wonderland has confirmed tickets purchased from Red Group Deals are not valid. Police say in one instance a couple bought tickets from the site to take their grandchildren to Canada’s Wonderland, … Read more

Amber Alert Update: Police Have A Lead On The Missing Girl

UPDATE –  7:43am: Calgary Police took a man into custody last night. Investigators believe he may have information about the disappearance of Taliyah. Information was obtained that has pointed police in the direction of a rural area east of Chestermere for evidence related to the investigation.

Original post – 5:30am:

The Amber Alert issued Tuesday in Calgary is still in … Read more

[Video] Police Rescue A Bear That Got Inside A Car

A Colorado sheriff’s office said deputies rescued a bear that somehow managed to close itself inside a local resident’s car.  The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded Tuesday morning to a call about a bear inside a car and they arrived to find an intriguing mystery: the bear was inside the car with no broken or open windows, and … Read more

Recall: Do You Have Any Of This Tuna In Your House?

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Ocean Brands is recalling some of its tuna because of leaking cans. The products being recalled are six packs of Ocean Brands flaked white tuna and solid white tuna in 184-gram cans. The CFIA says anyone who believes they have become ill from consuming the recalled product should call a doctor. Any recalled product … Read more

Today’s Temperatures Could Set A New Record

Today could end up being the hottest day of the year and could set a brand new record. If Toronto gets over 34.9 degrees Celsius … we beat the mark set in 2005. The coldest it has ever been on July 13 was back in 1940 when Toronto only reached 8.9 degrees Celsius. Cooling centres are open once again today … Read more

Are The Pokemon Go Creators Reading Your EMail?

The makers of Pokemon Go were forced to make emergency fixes to the game because the app gave the company an unprecedented level of access into players’ personal lives. For some users with iPhones, signing into the game with the most convenient option — using a Google account — allows the company to read your email. That’s because the Pokemon … Read more

[Breaking] Amber Alert Issued In Calgary

UPDATE: 7:07am – Calgary police say mother of the missing five-year-old Calgary girl who is subject of Amber Alert has been found dead.

Original story:

Calgary police have issued an Amber Alert for a five-year-old girl they believe has been abducted. Taliyah Leigh Marsman is described as a mixed-race female with a slim build, brown curly hair and brown eyes. … Read more

[Pics] Fish Bra Selfies Are Hot On Instagram Right Now

We’ve had ice bucket challenges, “belfies” (bum selfies, for the unaware) and stacking Cheerios on sleeping babies.  But now there’s a new craze sweeping social media – and it’s weird.  Women are making bras out of fish.  How?  Well, they’re just going topless and holding fish up to cover their breasts.  For some reason, it’s proving very popular among female … Read more

Anglican Church Of Canada Votes Against Authorizing Same Sex Marriage

A passionate debate on whether Anglicans should bless same-sex marriages came to a head last night when delegates to their triennial conference narrowly voted against authorizing such unions. More than 200 delegates to the six-day synod just north of Toronto rejected the resolution after speakers lined up to make their points, with most speaking in favour of the resolution. To … Read more

Apparently … Toronto Needs Even More Condo Buildings

What do you think … does Toronto have enough condos? Apparently not. According to the Toronto Real Estate Board, sales of condos in Toronto have gone up by 36 per cent this year, while available listings are down 26 per cent. Less supply and more demand is pushing prices through the roof. The hottest types of properties in the market … Read more

Recall Announced On Cake Mix And Pancake Mix

It’s going to be 38 degrees today. What a perfect day to fire up the oven and bake a cake. Keep this in mind … General Mills is recalling one flavour of Betty Crocker cake mix sold in Canada and two more in the US because they use flour that was recalled earlier, because it could contain E.coli. The Canadian … Read more

Canada Earns A Bye To The Semis After Pounding Australia At The U19 World Lacrosse Championships

Last night at the U19 World Lacrosse Championships in Coquitlam, B.C. Team Canada earned a bye directly to the semi-finals after posting a 17-3 win over Australia. Canada clinched second place in the Blue Division as they closed out the round-robin portion of the tournament with a 3-1 record. Ryan Lanchbury (Burlington, ON) scored 4 times and posted 3 assists … Read more

How To Download The New Disney-Pixar Emojis

Disney lovers should be excited to hear that soon we will be able to download and use a keyboard of Disney emojis. In a video released Thursday, the company teased its brand-new collection of more than 400 Disney- and Pixar-themed emojis. If you watch the teaser trailer closely, you’ll see these emojis will include, among many others, characters from Alice … Read more

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