Carol Marchand

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Behind The Scenes Of The Most Heartwarming Christmas Ad Of The Year

The John Lewis Retail ad was a beautiful animated production that probably made you cry, but the way it was made makes it even more special.

Monkey Bread

I knew she was holding out on me.<p>Mom makes the best <b>Monkey Bread</b>, but she only does it once a year, when they release a new “Twilight” …

What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Better Human Beings

Our animal counterparts have quite a few lessons to offer (the value of napping, for one). Humans are fundamentally social animals, and in learning to coexist more peacefully, the animal kingdom could teach us a thing or two.<p>Research has shown that animals are capable of great depth of emotion and …

Grumpy Cat Battles Oscar the Grouch in...

<b>Grumpy Cat Battles Oscar the Grouch in Curmudgeonly Throwdown</b><p>The Internet’s biggest sourpuss may have met her match. Rare footage of Grumpy Cat doing …

Rob Ford bobbleheads draw supporters and detractors to Toronto City Hall

Hundreds of people waited in line on Tuesday to buy a Mayor Rob Ford bobblehead doll at Toronto City Hall. The dolls are called "Robbie Bobbies," and are being sold as a fundraiser for the United Way.

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Essential conversation skills for leaders

A leader's day is filled with conversations. Success comes from how effective leaders are during those talks. "You can define leadership as a series of conversations every day," said Richard Wellins, Pittsburgh-based senior vice-president of Development Dimensions International Inc., a human …

Laird Hamilton takes on Teahupoo

Big Wave Surfing

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Biggest Teahupoo Ever, Shot on the PHANTOM CAMERA. [Original 720p video]

Grumpy Cat has the worst day at Disneyland ever

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Puppies Rule Everything Around Me

Portraits of Siamese Fighting Fish by Visarute Angkatavanich | Colossal

<p>Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich shoots phenomenal portraits of Siamese fighting fish (betta). The intimate photos are perfectly lit in …

A man near Spruce Grove, Alta., keeps a bison named Bailey Jr. as a pet. "He's my best friend." Jim Sautner says. "He's my buffalo." Sautner told Trail's End's Allison Devereaux that caring for a bison isn't much trouble. He eats hay and oats, and takes care of his own coat. Listen to the Trail's End interview with Jim Sautner:

Rob Ford's Denial Not Convincing To Addiction Experts

TORONTO - Rob Ford has admitted he sometimes "gets hammered" and that he smoked crack while in a drunken stupor — and there's that damning video in …

Rob Ford Is Poisoning the City With His Toxic Masculinity

Violent temper. Refusal to admit wrongdoing. Penchant for expressing every feeling as anger. Penchant for expressing anger through physical …

Canadiens cruise to home ice victory over Wild

Jiri Sekac is making a strong case to stay in the Montreal Canadiens lineup.<p>After sitting out seven games as a healthy scratch, Sekac was one of the best players on the ice on Saturday, helping Montreal to a 4-1 victory over the visiting Minnesota Wild. The 22-year-old scored a goal and added an …

Rob Ford’s wild ride

Maclean’s archives: Inside the greatest political train wreck of our time — a story first published in November 2013.<p><b>A lot has happened since Charlie</b> …

Change your life in 12-week bursts

Balance includes imbalance. And the best way to find balance – and achieve greatness in all facets of your life – is to embrace the imbalance of the 12-week year.<p>That's the claim of Holt, Mich.-based consultant Brian P. Moran, who helps individuals and corporations set and meet their goals. His …

This possum broke into an Australian bakery and ate so many pastries it couldn’t move

This possum broke into an Australian bakery and ate so many pastries it couldn’t move.

“I have no idea what I’m doing. 

“I have no idea what I’m doing.

Snoopybabe The Cat Has Taken Over The World

And honestly, I can't think of anyone better for the job.

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Flint the Pomeranian – Photography by Robin Yu

Just a few years ago, photography became a wonderful and creative outlet for photographer Robin Yu. Robin’s favorite subject to photograph is her 5 …