Mark Billard

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11 Simple Changes That Help Your Body Burn More Fat

Looking at our culture, it doesn't take long to see how obsessed we are with dieting and working out. We all want to be at a healthy weight in order …

Wellness

Jodie Foster and Jason Bateman Share the Biggest Secrets of How the Best Actors Direct the Best Actors

At an FYSee event on Friday night, the two talked about the ways their experiences as performers shaped their work behind the camera for "Ozark" and …

Jodie Foster

What Jobs Do Serial Killers Have? They’re Most Likely To Hold These Unexpected Roles, Studies Show

For good reason, many people don't understand serial killers. By definition, this class of criminal has a pathological need to murder, and typically …

Crime

New ferry means France could soon be just a short drive from Newfoundland

If all goes well, Canadians will soon be able to drive to a little-known corner of France.<p>The French islands of St-Pierre-Miquelon just off the south …

Canada

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

Apps

We Blind Taste-Tested Boxed White Cake Mixes, And We Have a Winner

You know that girl? She’s the one at birthday parties who makes an offhand remark about how she isn’t “a cake person,” naming a string of more …

Dessert

The Top 10 Hikes In Ontario

Ontario is huge. It takes a few days just to drive across the province. So needless to say there is great diversity when it comes to the landscape – …

7 things I do outside work that double my productivity

So you’ve put aside 60 minutes to do something meaningful. Now the next question is: What are you going to do?<p>4. Pick a hobby<p>Having a passion is …

A real-life Lord of the Flies: the troubling legacy of the Robbers Cave experiment

July 1953: late one evening in the woods outside Middle Grove, New York state, three men are having a furious argument. One of them, drunk, draws back his fist, ready to smash it into his opponent’s face. Seeing what is about to happen, the third grabs a block of wood from a nearby pile. “Dr …

Psychology

Brittany Howard Performs Stirring Sister Rosetta Tharpe Tribute at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Alabama Shakes singer Brittany Howard paid tribute to a formative influence – both on her and rock and roll as a whole – Saturday night with stirring …

Music

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

50 of the Best Things to do in Canada

Looking for best things to do in Canada? So were we on our recent trip to British Columbia, Quebec, and Alberta. However Canada is so much more than …

20 unique places to go camping in Canada

With thousands of private and public campsites to choose from, it can be a little difficult narrowing down your next camping destination in Canada. …

33 Most Scenic Towns in North America

Taking a vacation is all about escaping everyday life and diving straight into places of wonder. Some may think the perfect vacation is lying on the …

How to accomplish more in 30 days than most people do in 365

“The best ambition killer is trying to play someone else’s game.” — Dan Sullivan<p>Craig Ballantyne, author of The Perfect Day Formula: How to Own the …

John Krasinksi Got Quizzed About His Marriage to Emily Blunt at U.K. Customs

"That reaction means I married up."<p>It's already been a tough year for celebrity breakups, but <i>thankfully</i> Emily Blunt and John Krasinski still seem to …

12 Odd Jobs That Pay Surprisingly Well

Sometimes, odd jobs can be high-paying jobs.<p>This story originally appeared on GOBankingRates<p>If you're looking for a high-paying job, don't overlook some of the oddest ones. They're the jobs you aren't likely to hear mentioned at a dinner party when someone asks, "What do you do?" You meet bankers …

21 Natural Wonders in Ontario That You Need to See

No vacation time left, but a strong desire to explore? We’ve all been there. While our vacation time may be limited, we do have 52 weekends a year …

Top 9 Scenic Hiking Trails in Ontario

Ontario is home to many natural wonders from pristine trails to vast forested parks to tranquil lakes. Whether you’re with family or by yourself, our …

The Top 25 Campsites in Canada

Planning a camping trip this summer? Our country has a vast diversity of options, but these 25 campsites across the country are some of our …

Top 7 Adventures In Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park is the kind of destination that offers a lifetime’s worth of exploration and discovery, but it’s still possible to squeeze in …

Driving the Golden Circle, loaded for bear

Well shy of the 1,990-metre summit of Kings Throne, my legs felt rubbery and I considered quitting. Then a German couple came bounding merrily down …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

22 Vacations that Will Change Your Life

1 of 22<p>Cooking on the Amalfi Coast<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 22<p>Kayaking Mexico's Sea of Cortez<p>3 of 22<p>Setting Sail in Sausalito<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 22<p>Going Wild …

32 of the most shocking performances ever

Lenny Kravitz

The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

In March of 2017, we recommended 50 of the best podcasts for your listening pleasure. Many of those shows continue to do great work, including</i> …

35 Most Beautiful Destinations in Canada

Certain Canadian cities get all the glory. We’re looking at you, Vancouver and Calgary, with your sparkling cityscapes and lush emerald tree lines. …

Regular people who went undercover in jail uncovered 13 'ingenious' life hacks inmates use to survive life behind bars

1/<p>Inmates don't have access to exercise equipment, but they still found an ingenious way to work out. They made their own weights by filling a trash …

No, Josh Duhamel and Timothy Olyphant Are NOT the Same Person (One Is Better)

It was said in the movie <i>The Usual Suspects</i>, “A rumor’s not a rumor that doesn’t die.”<p>In other words, if you keep hearing something, no matter how …

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss