Ken Derinzy

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Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

Ad failed to load<p>You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I …

Relationships

Netflix's The Rain Has a Pretty Freakin' Incredible Soundtrack — Here Are All 23 Songs

<b>The Rain</b> is one of Netflix's most exciting new shows for a couple of reasons. Despite covering ground well-trodden by sci-fi series before it, the Danish apocalyptic tale about a group of young people struggling to survive in a world where the rain is filled with fatal toxins is an immensely …

TV

New Jersey superintendent arrested, pooped at high school track 'on a daily basis'

Call it the case of the public super pooper.<p>New Jersey police have charged Kenilworth Public Schools Superintendent Thomas Tramaglini with relieving himself in public early Monday morning after school officials reported finding "daily" deposits of excrement by an athletic field.<p>Tramaglini, 42, was …

High School

Calgary: man's body found trapped behind women's toilet in shopping mall

Police in Canada are investigating after a maintenance worker found the body of a man trapped behind the wall of a women’s toilet in a Calgary shopping mall.<p>The grim discovery was made on Monday, when the worker removed a wall panel to repair a toilet that wouldn’t flush.<p>“If you were to look at the …

Crime

15 Beautiful Perennials That Grow In The Shade

In almost every garden, you will find at least one area that lies in the shade. It could be under a beautiful tree in a very prominent part of the …

Flowers

Best Boutique All-Inclusives in the Dominican Republic

If you've never personally experienced an all-inclusive vacation in the Dominican Republic, your impression of one might hinge on long buffet lines …

Dominican Republic

Memo to Alberta: Your righteous indignation about B.C. blocking Kinder Morgan is over the top.

Stephen Maher: Indignation over pipelines is over the top—B.C.’s concerns are valid and Ottawa has far from failed to back the oil sands.<p>Sit down, …

Canada

How to purge all your search histories

Asking for a friend...<p>Every time you run a search online, the websites where you maintain an account can record that information. This data—collected and stored by search engines like Google, social media networks like Facebook, and retail giants like Amazon—won't disappear when you erase your …

Operating Systems

All Of The Best Indie Rock Playlists On Spotify

Playlists have quickly become the preferred method of music consumption for a generation, leading artists like Drake to toy with the idea of releasing music in a playlist format, and labels to turn to Spotify influencers as the new gatekeepers disseminating their artists to the masses. But not all …

When Exactly to Buy Your Next International Flight, According to a Study of 350 Million Fares (Video)

When it comes to airfare, it's all about the timing.<p>CheapAir.com released the results from its international airfare study on Thursday, and the …

Flying

7 Must-Visit Beaches Maui Has to Offer

Among the eight main islands that make up Hawaii, Maui (aka the Valley Isle) is one of the best spots to visit if you're looking for fewer tourists and abundant gorgeous beaches. In fact, the low-key island offers so many options that it was difficult to visit them all on my most recent five-day …

Health Canada warns of safety hazards with several uncertified USB chargers

As part of a planned national sampling and compliance project, Health Canada tested a number of uncertified USB chargers. The following products were …

Canada

Why Brainstorming Groups Kill Breakthrough Ideas (and What to Do Instead)

In a nutshell, they simply don't work.<p>Over a half a century ago, Alex Osborne wrote an influential book called <i>Applied Imagination</i> that opined that "the average person can think up twice as many ideas when working with a group than when working alone." Managers must have been convinced because …

The Connection Between Retiring Early and Living Longer

You may not need another reason to retire early, but I’ll give you one anyway: It could lengthen your life.<p>That’s the thrust from various research in recent years, and also from a 2017 study in the journal Health Economics.<p>In that study, Hans Bloemen, Stefan Hochguertel and Jochem Zweerink — all …

Retirement

This One Spice Can Help Improve Your Memory, Says Science

Curry tonight, anyone?<p>As if we needed another excuse to order a Saturday night curry, research has just revealed that a popular spice in Indian …

Alzheimer's Disease

Are religious people really less smart, on average, than atheists?

<i>By</i> Emma YoungOf course, there are examples of extremely intelligent individuals with strong religious convictions. But various studies have found …

Religion

10 indie anthems from 2008 that still sound amazing

Oh, the memories<p>2008 will probably be remembered as the year everything went to shit. The global financial crisis kicked off stateside, David …

Million-dollar line of detached houses spreads like wildfire across Metro

Almost three-quarters of the single, detached homes in Metro Vancouver are now assessed at $1 million or higher, a 50-per-cent increase from 2014. …

Real Estate

Every Episode of Black Mirror, Ranked From Best to Worst

With four seasons of the sci-fi anthology series in the books, it’s time to stack up the best and worst entries envisioning humanity’s bleak future …

We Might Have Been Wrong Telling People to Take Daily Vitamins, New Study Suggests

The evidence just isn't there.<p>It seems like simple, obvious advice: Eat your vegetables, get some exercise, and, of course, take your vitamins.<p>Or not.<p>…

The Best Cordless Stick Vacuums

What’s light, thin, and requires regular charging? No, the answer isn't the latest smartphones but rather cordless stick vacuums. You know, those …

He isn’t just a whiner: ‘Man flu’ is a real thing, doctor’s review suggests

Tired of his male friends and colleagues complaining of being criticized for not manning up when they feel fluish, Dr. Kyle Sue set out for evidence …

Immune System

No Excuses, People: Get the New Shingles Vaccine

Medical researchers and government health policymakers, a cautious lot, normally take pains to keep expectations modest when they’re discussing some new finding or treatment.<p>They warn about studies’ limitations. They point out what isn’t known. They emphasize that correlation doesn’t mean causation.<p>…

Public Health

Former Facebook president Sean Parker: 'God only knows what it's doing to our children's brains'

Facebook has been attacked by one of its founding members for "exploiting a vulnerability in human psychology" and putting children's mental health at risk.<p>Sean Parker, the former president of Facebook who joined Mark Zuckerberg's company in its first months, said the company's founders …

Mental Health

Cruising through France in luxury on a Tauck river ship

UZES, France — An elegant reception is in full swing as Mark Ungashick, 60, of Kansas City, Mo. arrives at the inner courtyard of the Duchy D'Uzes, a 12th century castle near France's Rhone River.<p>The retired business owner and his companions from the Tauck river ship Emerald already have explored …

Disney Cruise Line

There's a new shingles vaccine and experts say you should get it

There’s a new shingles vaccine and experts say you should get it if you’re over 50 — even if you’ve already been vaccinated.<p>The new vaccine, called Shingrix, works far better to prevent the extremely painful skin rash than the vaccine that is already on the market, studies have shown.<p>The Advisory …

WyzeCam brings a motion sensing 1080P security camera for just $26

Security is on everyone’s minds lately, and most would love to add security cameras around their house. The one drawback to adding these security cameras is either price for wireless or experience for wired. Most wireless cameras are quite expensive, like Nest Cam, Netgear’s Arlo, and others. …

Smart Homes

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Foreign buyers’ effect on Vancouver’s housing prices is ‘modest’: study

A new study from the University of British Columbia shows foreign buyers might not have as big of an impact on Vancouver’s housing market as people …

10 Cordless Drills for the Do-It-Yourselfer

Cruising the tool aisle at a home center, not to mention countless avenues online, you’ll find an overwhelming array of cordless drills. CR is here …

Woodworking