Culture

Let us entertain you! Here, you’ll find collections of Canada’s funniest jokes, as well as our guides to the best streaming content on Netflix, brain-teasing trivia, and insightful takes on pop culture.

75 Short Jokes Anyone Can Remember

When it comes to a good joke, timing is everything. Keep it simple with these short jokes: they'll help you brighten everyone's day.

The Highest-Rated Movies on Netflix Canada, According to Rotten Tomatoes

Can't decide what to watch? Start with this list of guaranteed fresh flicks.


The Best Canadian Jokes From Coast to Coast to Coast

Who is the most hilarious of them all? Survey these cross-Canada gags judge for yourself.


Every James Bond Movie Ranked—From Worst to Best

We review and rank each of 007's globe-trotting adventures from worst to best.


Good News Stories From Around the World That Will Brighten Your Day

The most heartwarming and inspirational good news stories from across the globe.

The Best Thrillers on Netflix Canada You Need to Watch Right Now

From nail-biting murder mysteries to pulse-pounding capers, here are our most suspenseful picks.


Inside the May 2021 Issue of Reader’s Digest Canada

Take a sneak peek at the latest issue of Reader's Digest Canada—headed to a mailbox (and newsstand) near you!

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60+ Inspirational Indian Quotes to Live Your Best Life

The philosophers of India have a great deal to offer the world when it comes to lessons about life, love...


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25+ Rarely Seen Photos of Queen Elizabeth with Her Father, King George VI

A heartwarming look back at this endearing father-daughter relationship.


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15 Tiny Details You Probably Missed About Prince William and Kate Middleton’s Wedding

On revisiting the April 29, 2011 royal wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, we discovered lots of things...


Every Oscar Best Picture Winner Ranked—From Worst to Best

Some Oscar Best Picture winners have been obvious shoo-ins, but others left us scratching our heads. Where do your favourite...

10 Mysterious Aircraft Disappearances That Will Keep You Up at Night

From Amelia Earhart's final flight to a plane that vanished over the Bermuda Triangle, these aviation mysteries continue to baffle...


Fewer Than 1% of People Can Pass This Colour Test—Can You?

Naming the colours in the rainbow is easy, but can you differentiate between the different shades of yellow?


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20 Inspiring Star Wars Quotes to Live By

It may have happened a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, but these Star Wars quotes couldn't...


The Real Reason Queen Elizabeth Has Owned So Many Corgis

The Queen loves her corgis so much, she even calls them "family."


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The Strangest Gifts Queen Elizabeth Has Ever Received

Among British monarchs, not only has Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II ruled for longest, but it's also likely she's the...

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13 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Prince Philip

Just how well did you know the Duke of Edinburgh? Here are 13 little-known facts about Prince Philip, from his...


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13 Titanic Mysteries That May Never Be Solved

They said it was "unsinkable." So how could the Titanic have sunk to the bottom of the Atlantic just four...


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10 Fascinating Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About the Titanic

On April 15, it will have been 109 years since the Titanic sank in the frigid waters of the Atlantic....


Why Are We Still So Fascinated by the Titanic?

It's been more than a century since the RMS Titanic sank in the Atlantic Ocean, but the public is as...


25 Feel-Good Movies on Netflix Canada That Will Lift Your Spirits

Whether you’re looking to cure a case of the blues or need something to keep you going through self-quarantine, these...


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Queen Elizabeth’s Incredible Life in 30 Quotes

As the constitutional monarch of the United Kingdom, Canada and 14 other Commonwealth realms, Queen Elizabeth II is expected to...


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10 Funny Sleep Jokes That Will Have You Laughing in Bed

Can't seem to get a good night's sleep? These funny sleep jokes might not be the cure for insomnia, but...


Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Just Announced Their First Netflix Series

The docuseries will focus on former service members competing in the upcoming Invictus Games.

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This is What Life Was Like Aboard the Titanic

Although pop culture tends to focus on the conditions for Titanic's first class passengers, it wasn't all glitz and glamour...


10 Best Podcasts for Women You Need to Start Listening To

Interested in learning more about the world—and yourself? These empowering podcasts hosted by women delve into success, marriage, mental health...


Drama in Real Life: Rogue Bear on the Rampage

A tragic true story of heroism in the face of horror from the Reader's Digest archives, originally published in 1999.


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10 Things That Will Happen Now That Prince Philip Has Died

On April 9, 2021, Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, passed away, aged 99. Here are the details...


Here’s How Reader’s Digest Profiled Prince Philip Back in 1966

When Prince Philip travelled across the pond back in 1966, Reader's Digest took the opportunity to profile this "champion of...


Prince Philip’s Life in 50 Photos

A pictorial tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh, 1921-2021.