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August 04, 2019

ADVISORY

“The best way to impress most Canadians is to show what you have noticed is different from the United States, as there is a great deal of sensitivity and concern about being lumped in with our powerful neighbour."

Once the topic of how Canadians are "humbler, funnier, more tolerant and/or less aggressive than Americans" has been exhausted, the webpage lists multiple other subjects travellers can use to bait Canadians into conversation, such as world geography, our endurance of the weather, and "Canadian beer and hockey."

(Thanks to The Perts)

THAT’S EXPENSIVE DIRT

A 22-year-old has been arrested in an alleged scam of the largest internet retailer that totaled nearly $370,000 by sending return packages filled with dirt.

(Thanks to pharmaross and Hayseed Tom)

O THE HUMANITY

Police in Germany say a truck carrying crates of beer lost part of its load, spilling about 10,000 bottles onto a road in the southwest of the country.

(Thanks to pharmaross(

‘THE MALE GENITALIA DIDN’T MATCH ANYTHING WE HAVE ON FILE’

Scientists discover new beetle species with unique genitalia at Green-Wood Cemetery

(Thanks to pharmaross)

AND THEY’RE DELICIOUS

'Therapy Chickens' helping elderly people at local senior living facility

(Thanks to Dave N., who says “They’re old, and they don’t give a cluck.”)

 
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