Monday we got ”Tacky” and Tuesday we got ”Word Crimes.” Today, as Weird Al Yankovic continues promoting his album Mandatory Fun by releasing a parody video every day, we get “Foil,” which spoofs Lorde’s “Royals.” It’s another gem!…and, yes, that is indeed Patton Oswalt .
E-reading devices have been around only a few years, but it’s already hard to imagine life without them. And like all things tech, what started as a product for adults is now targeted at a younger audience. In fact, according to Scholastic’s new Kids & Family Reading Report, the percentage of children who have read an e-book has almost doubled since 2010, jumping to 46 percent. And e-books for kids and teens became the fastest-growing segment in 2011, according to the Association of American Publishers and the Book Industry Study Group. But, are E-books helping, or hurting our children’s little minds? Let’s discuss, inside!
Things are looking up for Toronto’s best known cold-blooded creature, the caiman caught in Catfish Pond on the west side of High Park. After evading capture for nearly an hour and drawing a crowd of fascinated neighbours, it was wrangled by a staff member from Reptilia, a reptile zoo in Vaughan, last Monday. (thestar.com)
Just one week before Prince George‘s first birthday, the Kate Middleton pregnancy speculation has officially gone into full swing. Multiple reports are claiming the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting baby No. 2, and while Kensington Palace has yet to comment, there are certainly a number of tell-tale signs that suggest the royal baby will soon become a big brother. More ‘evidence’, inside! (http://ca.eonline.com/)
Patrick Stewart, Elijah Wood, William Shatner to attend Fan Expo 2014…Other celebrity guests announced Tuesday include Richard Dreyfuss, Stan Lee, Adam West and Hulk Hogan. Fan Expo takes place Aug. 28 to 31.