A Third Of Millennials Aren’t Sure The Earth Is Round, Survey Finds
YouGov, a British market research firm, polled 8,215 adults in the United States to find out if they ever believed in the “flat Earth” movement. Only 66 percent of young millennials answered that they “always believe the world is round.” Science teachers across the U.S. will be shaking their heads after learning that nine percent of young adults answered that they have “always believed” the planet was flat.
POLL: National Beer Day Is Here — What’s Your Favorite Beer?
Also, look, this isn’t some fancy plutocratic, elitist poll. We’re not including IPAs or some special expensive beers. (RELATED: Miller Lite Overtakes Budweiser In Sales – Is This The Reason Why?)
We want to hear from our readers about the everyday name brand beers we all love — Bud Light, Miller Lite, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Coors Light — you know, the good stuff.
Canada’s back, when it’s convenient
We naively trumpet a return to peacekeeping without so much as a basic understanding of the modern meaning of the term. When we learn what’s really involved, we stall and waver, until that is no longer possible. We make a commitment to supply helicopters and personnel in a danger zone, but offer no date for deployment, fearing body bags before the next election.
We are becoming a laughing stock in diplomatic circles for the haplessness and tone-deafness of our Prime Minister on foreign soil and the failure of his entourage to insulate him from himself.
Officials prepare for anticipated spike in border crossings
Border officials are preparing for another anticipated spike in asylum seekers coming illegally into the country from the U.S. as the weather gets warmer.
More than 5,400 people have already crossed the border irregularly this year, including over 600 asylum seekers who came in through Quebec over the Easter weekend.
Last summer, a spike in illegal border crossers caught officials off guard.
Since then, the Immigration Department and the Canada Border Services Agency have been preparing to deal with another expected influx of migrants this summer.
Wynne’s Liberals Floundering As More Ministers Abandon Ship
Yesterday two more of Kathleen Wynne’s cabinet ministers announced they would not seek re-election in the June 7th election.
International Trade Minister Michael Chan and Minister of Consumer Affairs Tracy MacCharles announced they had chosen not to run again due to health issues.
The pair were joined by MPP Grant Crack who also announced he would not run.