I'll defer from commenting on the Miss Universe competition per se, but couldn't resist posting this photo of Miss Canada wearing her "national costume."As a former manager of a collegiate hockey team, I was startled by the 20-14 "score"...Show More Summary
Miss Canada currently is flooring observers with her decision on the best way to stick out from the crowd. That’s because she chose a hockey stick as the appropriate way to prove she’s unique. And the determinedly grinning girl is just...Show More Summary
The Miss Universe competition kicked off with hot ladies from around the world showing off their “national garb”... which sounds really patriotic -- but it was really just an excuse to have fun with stereotypes! Just ask Miss Canada...
O Canada. The National Costume Show at the preliminaries of the 63rd Annual Miss Universe pageant was held Wednesday night in Florida. The event requires contestants to wear garb that represents their native countries, and Miss Canada...Show More Summary
Miss Universe Canada really likes hockey—her costume has been making the rounds—but almost all of these costumes are outlandish. [The Daily Mail] Here's Paddy Johnson talking to artist Coby Kennedy, Art Place America Executive Director Jamie Bennett, and Galapagos Director Robert Elmes on the subject of gentrification on BK Live. Show More Summary
Forget evening gowns and bikinis: The best part of the Miss Universe Pageant each year has to be the parade of national costumes.
(Photo: AP/J. Pat Carter) Chanel Beckenlehner of Caledon, Ontario represented Canada at the Miss Universe pageant in Miami yesterday. She wore a fantastic costume that displays her homeland’s love for hockey. In the place of a tiara, Beckenlehner wore a model of the Stanley Cup and a hockey goal net. Show More Summary
Even wonder what would happen if Don Cherry and Lady Gaga collaborated on a costume? Wonder no more.
I have not been watching the Miss Universe pageant contest. Not even a little bit. Now, however, having seen the delightful insanity that is Miss Canada’s nationally themed outfit, I am realizing the huge mistake I’ve made. Chanel Beckenlehner,...Show More Summary
This is amazing.
The "National Costume" round of the Miss Universe pageant went down last night -- where contestants basically dressed up as stereotypes from their home countries. Miss France wore a beret. Miss Great Britain dressed up like the Queen's…
University of Alberta Government Information Librarian Amanda Wakaruk and University of Toronto Government Information Librarian Sam-chin Li have put out a call for collaborators interested in contributing chapters to a book with the...Show More Summary
The University of Moncton in New Brunswick, Canada is famous for one thing: hot, hot students grabbing each other passionately in lustful embraces all over campus. Why can't the teachers "get with" that? Read more...
An effective new strategy to stabilizing the cathodes in lithium-sulfur (Li-S) batteries was recently developed by researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada + BASF. The new strategy allows for significantly improved cycle life...Show More Summary
Universal targets prison care package company over mixtapes, MGM and Universal Music settle Section 6 case and, in Canada, Bond is public domain.
Biologist Susan Dudley talks about the corpse flower in bloom now at McMaster University in Canada.
A new paper by Shawn Grover, a policy analyst at Canada's Department of Finance, and John Helliwell, professor emeritus at the University of British Columbia, finds that married people are generally happier than unmarried people.
Denver Broncos offensive lineman Orlando Franklin is giving Yahoo Canada Sports an exclusive first-person account of life in the NFL. Franklin grew up in Toronto before playing at the University of Miami and was drafted by the Broncos...Show More Summary
University of Prince Edward Island President Wade MacLauchlan in his Charlottetown office.(Nina Linton For The Globe and Mail) 2015 may also bring a second openly LGBT premier in Canada: Prince Edward Island's Liberal Party seems poised...Show More Summary