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Don’t Blame the Nazis: The Alt-Right Has an American Past

It has happened here before—and its most shameless voice was Charles Lindbergh.<p>If they raise their right arms and chant “Hail Trump” (carefully …

For Canadian Thanksgiving check out this 1930s recipe from Maclean's - Macleans.ca

We dove into the Maclean’s Archives to pull out Thanksgiving hosting tips and recipes from eight decades ago<p>In the early years of our 116-year …

There is no such thing as a naturally picky eater

Fussy eating may be almost entirely learned, and kids would eat everything from Brussels sprouts to broccoli—if we just gave them a chance<p>It’s almost …

How one man saved a generation of premature babies

<b>For years doctors in the US made little attempt to save the lives of premature babies, but there was one place distressed parents could turn for help - a sideshow on Coney Island. Here one man saved thousands of lives, writes Claire Prentice, and eventually changed the course of American medical</b> …

The Nazi hunters who wouldn’t give up: “Many war criminals… simply went back and resumed their lives”

<b>Simon Wiesenthal displays two pictures, which he says refer to Nazi criminal Walter Rauff, May 31, 1973. (AP)</b><p>Salon speaks to Andrew Nagorski, author of “The Nazi Hunters,” a thrilling nonfiction account of postwar justice<p>Scott Timberg<p>May 21, 2016 10:30pm (UTC)<p>Detailed, dramatic, and at times …

Talk about a murder mystery: The reason 6,000 crows flock to Burnaby, B.C., every night

Heading toward Burnaby, around Willingdon Avenue where it intersects Hwy. 1, if you time it right, you could drive into one of the creepiest scenes …

Love and marriage in Tudor England

It is a period famed for the high-profile marriages of Henry VIII and his six wives, but what of nuptials lower down the social pecking order? Here, …

TELUS Internet Causing Slow Downloads for Apple Users [u]

Are you a TELUS Optik Internet customer? Have you seen atrocious download speeds over Wi-Fi for App Store, Mac App Store and other downloads from …

How to Make Bootable OS X El Capitan Install USB Drive

Earlier today, Apple finally released OS X El Capitan to general public as a free download via the Mac App Store, with tons of new features, …

After 150 years, America gets its first slavery museum | The Star

The United States is home to more than 35,000 museums that explore the nation’s culture and history. Restored plantations that commemorate the Old …

My honeymoon, shot on iPhone 6: How to take great photos with your iPhone

With Apple’s recent “Shot on iPhone 6” promos highlighting the amazing camera on the newest iPhones, taking a good picture isn’t nearly as hard as it …

Why and When Did Americans Begin To Dress So Casually?

I study one of the most profound cultural changes of the 20th century: the rise of casual dress. I study casual dress as it evolved on the beaches of …

Sah-ry, eh? We're in the midst of the Canadian Vowel Shift

The old vowels are ‘oot’: Canadians are changing how we speak, though none of us are noticing. Linguists might know why.<p>Out with “oot.” No more …

9 Habits To Acquire Today That Your Future Self Will Thank You For

The actions we take today cultivate the realities we experience tomorrow.<p>As a society largely encouraged to “live in the moment,” it is important for …

The real reason for the 40-hour workweek

The one conspicuous similarity between these activities is that they cost little or no money, but they take time.<p>Suddenly I have a lot more money and a lot less time, which means I have a lot more in common with the typical working North American than I did a few months ago. While I was abroad I …

Ten online marketing tips for introverts

I recently launched an online business, and in the process of sharing it with the world I found myself bumping up against an all-too-familiar problem: I'm an introvert. Like most introverts, constant social engagement tends to drain me of energy, whether it's online or off. Reading a novel on the …

Condo hell

Thanks to neighbour disputes, crazy restrictions and incompetent boards, condo dwellers are increasingly finding themselves boxed in<p>Elizabeth Dyke’s …

Great places to stay on the world's loveliest islands

Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from the beach. Best of all, you don’t need to sell your granny to enjoy an island getaway, we’ve picked …

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Here's how to see Canada’s High Arctic without breaking the bank

<i>This is part of The North, a Globe investigation into the unprecedented change to the climate, culture and politics of Canada's last frontier. Join the conversation with #GlobeNorth</i><p>Last summer, my wife and I travelled to Pond Inlet, Nunavut, an Inuit community 3,236 kilometres north of Toronto or …

How To Turn A Job You Hate Into A Job You Love

<i>This is a guest post by Nisa Chitakasem, co-author of the book,</i> <i>How to Get the Job You Want. She blogs at</i> <i>Career Blog</i>. Her other articles for FORBES include, “How To Work A Room Like You Own The Place.”<p>Even people who are relatively happy at work go through periods when they hate their jobs—for days, …

The blind spot in customer loyalty surveys

When consultant Frederick Reichheld advocated his "net promoter score" in the 2006 book <i>The Ultimate Question</i> – the one number he said you need to know to understand customer retention and profits – marketers and companies seized on the simplicity and power of the concept.<p>Many firms have based …

Avon Cancels $125 Million Order Management System; Was The iPad App Too Hard To Use?

Avon Products is putting an end to a $125 million software overhaul that has been in the works for the past 4 years. While testing the system in …

7 Things You Don’t Know About the Surprisingly Huge Xmas Tree Business

It’s hard to overstate how vital the Christmas shopping season is to the American economy–especially when it comes to retail sales. The National …

How Technology Is Warping Your Memory

Take a moment to think about the last time you memorized someone's phone number. Was it way back when, perhaps circa 2001? And when was the last time you were at a dinner party or having a conversation with friends, when you whipped out your smartphone to Google the answer to someone's question? …

Five ways to weed out the wrong candidates

The reasons for which a candidate has left other jobs, or is willing to leave a current position, reveal a good deal about their personality, work ethic and priorities. Even after the interview and the background check are complete, learning this last piece of information can inadvertently reveal a …

Ancient City Discovered Beneath Biblical-Era Ruins in Israel

Archaeologists have unearthed traces of a previously unknown, 14th-century Canaanite city buried underneath the ruins of another city in Israel.<p>The …

Six ways to simplify your business (even as it grows)

After running an ultra-high-growth, successful business for three years, I noticed a disturbing trend creeping around the edges: complexity.<p>As we grew our team, expanded our product line and added more marketing strategies into the mix (all at a high speed), each piece started to leave a messy …