Craziest News Stories of the Week!
Richard III Discovered Under a Parking Lot
Yep, the power-hungry, ballsy-to-the-bitter-end monarch immortalized by Shakespeare's play about his violent demise-- leading a charge then getting brutally hacked, stabbed and mutilated in the Battle of Bosworth Field has been found... under a parking lot (or as those posh brits say 'car park') in Leicester, England. Apparently, being a disgraced and generally hated King makes for some unceremonial burial rites and it took some digging (literally) for a team from the University of Leicester to find out where the approximate site is. A great scientific and historical discovery in an unlikely spot. (Full Article)
Theme Park to be Built Where Osama Bin Laden Was Shot?
Abbottabad: the Pakistani city where Osama Bin Laden was shot, has been having a bit of a dip in tourism...can't imagine why! What's not to like about a sleepy suburb in the middle of a semi-volatile country... Anyway, the city has decided to build a theme park in a quest to boost those numbers! Apparently it will have nothing to do with Bin Laden but will be more focused on things such as mini-putt and petting zoos...sounds legit. (Full Article)
Ontario Cheese Factory Fire = Possible Poutine Shortage??!!
OH GOD WHY? WHY??!!!!! THE HUMANITY!!! (Full Article)
Porn Star In Space
Space: the final frontier. And now one brave porn star Coco Brown will be the first porn star in space. Ms. Brown has paid $100,000 of her own money to take part in a private Dutch Space mission and has already undergone all the necessary training. Unfortunately (i guess?) she said that sex under zero gravity will be too difficult, but fear not...she may still "pop my boob out and take a photo of it with the Earth in the background." (Full Article)
Hitchhiker Saves lives By Killing Attacking Man with Hatchet
I can't even begin to do this story justice, and this larger than life drifter-turned-savior does a way better job so just watch the video below...(Full Article)
Montreal producer CRi is back with what we think is his best work to date. We first introduced the introspective producer when he put together an exclusive mix for our Podcast series back in 2014 . His latest single "Don't" featuring Gabriella Hook got some next level visual treatment, and our jaw...
- May 30, 2016 @ 22:40
Jackson Mississippi Native Lil Twon decided to re-release his popular song "BRUH" alongside buzzworthy Futuristic and Wes Walker with a colourful video to accompany the release. The light hearted DillyBeatz produced iteration of the organic record got a spin on things, and is definitely set to be...
- May 30, 2016 @ 22:38
Some good soul music for your Monday blues. TROY caught our attention as soon as we hit play on his latest single release. "Song Man" is a hard-hitting single filled with emotionally striking lyrics, vocal delivery and vibes. The New York artist also released a music video for this single, which...
- May 30, 2016 @ 11:49
Drop Your Skirt
Montreal’s very own frame collective all in eyewear just dropped a collection catering to both women and men and we can’t get enough of it. We interviewed them when they started the movement back in 2014, and have since watched them grow by claiming their spot in the frame industry. It’s taken them...
- May 28, 2016 @ 12:01
Local model agency DULCEDO has pulled a move that's unprecedented, officially announcing the release of their very own collection. These exclusive capsule collections will be available in limited quantities, where each one will be done in a collaborative effort with emerging local fashion designers...
- Apr 29, 2016 @ 00:53
American Eagle Outfitters has had its hand in a few April Fools pranks. They fooled customers with the Skinny Skinny Jean in 2013 and American Beagle Outfitters in 2014. This year, they continued the shenanigans with their #AerieMAN campaign. The sad thing is, no one was really laughing. You see,...
- Apr 27, 2016 @ 00:52
Play The Future is a new social gaming platform that pits users against each other in entertaining predictive competitions. Can you predict how many times Obama will mention Trump during his White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech? How many megabytes will the new iOS use? How many downloads will...
- May 24, 2016 @ 10:08
Lauren Pelc-Mcarthur is an emerging artist and visionary from Toronto. She will be showing two animations and two painting during this year’s Chromatic Festival . Blending multiple mediums into an amalgam of cohesive line of work, she's definitely one to watch out for. Both works that she will be...
- May 17, 2016 @ 12:10
The prospect of a Trump presidency is terrifying. It's especially freaky for our neighbours to the south, who will have to face the full force of a totally crazy , arguably-successful businessman running their country (into the ground.) In the past, many Canadians have offered safe refuge from the...
- May 12, 2016 @ 07:39