Johnny Lieu

Enterprising Girl Guide sells cookies to Canadians waiting in line at cannabis store

Canada’s recent marijuana legalization is set to bring a wave of economic benefits. While the country’s government is set to benefit from taxes, and the...

‘Salad Fingers’ releases a new short for 1 million YouTube subscribers

Helloo.  It’s been awhile since we’ve seen anything from David Firth’s Salad Fingers, the creepy animation which you’ll remember if you...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry find inner peace in this ‘anti-bad vibes’ circle

It’s been an understandably busy few days for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who are in the midst of their first overseas visit. On Friday, the Duke and Duchess...

Facebook’s latest big hack was apparently by spammers, not foreign agents

Facebook’s latest hack had the information of 29 million users scraped, but apparently by scammers wanting financial gain, rather than for political or ideological...

Stephen Colbert doesn’t think much of Trump’s ‘natural instinct for science’

Despite his resistance to believing climate change is manmade, which is in opposition to his scientists’ beliefs, Donald Trump told the Associated Press yesterday...

Stop tattling on people smoking weed, Toronto police warn in cheeky tweets

Marijuana became legal in Canada on Wednesday, and authorities are still trying to get used to it. Toronto’s police have been pretty blunt about the matter,...

Stephen Colbert fires back at Trump calling Stormy Daniels ‘horseface’

Trump’s branding of Stormy Daniels as “horseface” was as low as they come, but the stoush wasn’t a surprise to Stephen Colbert on Tuesday...

‘The Conners’ killed off Roseanne Barr’s character, and she’s not cool with it

Back in May, the reboot of Roseanne was cancelled after Roseanne Barr posted a racist remark on Twitter.  That eventually led to The Conners, a Barr-free spinoff of...

Why Bono, Pharrell, The National wrote songs in memory of an artist’s late cat

For those of us who’ve lost a longtime pet, the grief can be overwhelming, but might seem inconsequential to others. It’s something French conceptual artist...

YouTube appears to be down, please don’t call the police

YouTube appears to be down, and the internet doesn’t know what to do. The video platform was inaccessible on Tuesday night, either showing a server error, a blank...