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.

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.

Here Are 8 New Books You Have to Read This Summer

Check out this season’s best new page-turners, including Louise Penny's latest book, The Madness of Crowds.


Could You Really Be Jailed for Failing to Complete the Census?

If you’re tempted to “forget” to fill out the questionnaire, don’t.


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.


After a Routine Surgery Went Wrong, This Patient Agreed to Extreme Measures

What was supposed to be a straightforward surgery left Verna Marzo on the brink of death. With less than a...

How to Understand—And Like—Poetry

Reading poetry can be daunting but life-changing. We turned to poet and professor Sonnet L’Abbé for tips on how to...


Here’s What Those Coloured Circles on Food Packages Actually Mean

Wondering what those coloured circles on food packages really mean? The answer is more technical than you might think.


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Word Power: Test Your Knowledge of These Common Crossword Puzzle Answers

Certain otherwise obscure words show up repeatedly in crossword grids because they’re short, full of vowels or both. Take your...


This Man Was Stung a Thousand Times by Killer Bees—And Survived

The only way to save his friend from the killer bees was to climb up the mountain and back into...

How Ocean Researchers Are Figuring Out the Secrets of the White Shark

From social media to reality shows, here’s how ocean researchers are unravelling the mysteries of the world’s most notorious predator.


Why the Plural of Moose Isn’t “Meese”

It's a wild grammatical moose chase.


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100+ Funny Tweets Every Parent Can Relate To

Parenting is both challenging and rewarding—and sometimes very, very funny. These totally relatable parenting tweets will make you laugh out...


Word Power Quiz: How Well Do You Know These Baby Terms?

Babies can start building their vocabularies at eight months old. How many of these baby terms are in yours?


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120 Hilarious Tweets That Are Guaranteed to Make You Grin

It's amazing how much hilarity you can cram into just 280 characters.

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16 Quirky Traits You Didn’t Know You Inherited

Is it nature or nurture? You'll be shocked to learn just how many seemingly random things about you aren't random...


If You’ve Ever Provided Tech Support For Your Folks, You’ll Relate to This Hilarious Story

Helpful (and hilarious) hints for troubleshooting your parents' IT issues.


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Funny Tweets About Technology Everyone Can Relate To

Technology is a part of everyday life, but it can get downright frustrating sometimes. These funny Tweets show you're not...


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The Most Chilling UFO Sightings Ever Recorded

If you're a skeptic, these creepy UFO sightings will make you believe. If you already believe, prepare to get spooked!


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20+ Harry Potter Jokes Every Muggle Should Know

You don't have to be a die-hard Potterhead to find these Harry Potter jokes hilarious—but it might help!


Word Power Quiz: How Well Do You Know These Ocean Terms?

Any leaks in your vocabulary? Set sail with this quiz of ocean words and find out.


The Most Popular Song From the Year You Were Born

These memorable tunes were the most popular songs from 1946 to 2020, according to Billboard. Did your favourites make the...


The Real Reasons People Fall for Conspiracy Theories

Some people believe vaccines install tracking devices in humans. We quiz psychology professor Ghayda Hassan to find out why people...

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12 Thesaurus Jokes Word Nerds Will Appreciate

Feeling qualmish, ill, and peaky? You must be ready for a sick joke!


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15 Funny Monday Jokes to Get You Through the Week

The first day back to work is always the hardest. Read through these funny Monday jokes to help get your...


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19 Words You Never Realized Are the Same Backwards and Forwards

You'll never look at these words the same again.


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 lockdown restrictions,...


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13 Mysteries Actually Solved by Psychics

Since ancient times, people have sought advice and counsel from psychics—or those claiming to be. But it's only in the...


What the James Bond Books Meant to Me

For this voracious young reader, Ian Fleming's spy novels were a thrilling escape—and a significant influence.