For years, many cable and satellite TV subscribers around the world have started to wonder why they have to buy a full monthly package full of hundreds and hundreds of channels they never watch— why not just pay for the channels you want? Cable and satellite companies aren’t keen on that model and in the US, it looks like that will happen when Hell freezes over. Up in Canada however, politicians are looking to get channels unbundled, so you can buy them a la carte. Finally.
The massive theft of an estimated $18 million worth of maple syrup from a storage facility in Quebec last year is set to become a Hollywood movie.
Sony Pictures has announced plans to make a film based on the theft, with comic actor Jason Segel in line to star.
Seth Gordon, whose last movie was the hit comedy Identity Thief, will direct. Family Guy writer Chris Sheridan is slated to write the script
When you graduate high school and you move on to college, you start studying super serious stuff… like if you were going to the University of Victoria in Canada, you could sign up to take a course on the Science of Batman. Science. Batman. Serious stuff.
The course looks at the adaptability of the human mind and body in terms of how someone could potentially become the baddest motherfucker on the planet, AKA Batman.
From Pamela Anderson to William Shatner, to Justin Bieber to Tommy Chong, planes and helicopters across Canada will be emblazoned with the faces of legendary Canadians to promote Canadian heritage. Just in case you had forgotten how Canada has bettered your world.
If you were hoping to be the first one day to record “Danny Boy” in space, astronaut Chris Hadfield has you beat
Continuing his streak of being one of the most awesome astronauts ever, Canucknaut Chris Hadfield recorded “Danny Boy” on acoustic guitar from the ISS, just for St. Patrick’s Day. Audio is below.