Monthly Archives: July 2019

The July 22 – Aug. 11, 2019, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form in the upper right-hand corner of my website. In this week’s edition:
– Do dollar stores actually hurt people in poverty?
– Drug users turning to wasp spray for highs
– Expect inclusiveness in this year’s children’s Halloween costumes
– Royal Canadian Mint releasing first Canada-shaped coin
– One U.S. retailer already hiring for Christmas season
– Photo app goes viral and then people freak out when they realize it’s Russian
– Tiny chip with huge storage capacity
– Staple sushi restaurant item causing spontaneous fires
– Winner announced of book giveaway: Flapper Pie and a Blue Prairie Sky: A Modern Baker’s Guide to Old-Fashioned Desserts
… and quotes of the week, photo of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The July 8-21, 2019, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form in the upper right-hand corner of my website. In this week’s edition:
– So-called social media influencers who try to get stuff for free irk one business owner
– How to tell if an online video is fake
– Barbie pleases consumers with expanded diversity of doll line
– Canadian version of hit show RuPaul’s Drag Race on its way
– Young people educate about consent at festivals and events
– NZ pizzeria unapologetic after deceiving customers over ingredients
– Why not? Get ready for canned water!
– Haters can hate – but Halo Top brand ice cream is killing it!
– There are people who dress in really out-of-style clothes – every day
– An Italian airline somehow didn’t get the memo that blackface was racist
– A lifelong “good girl” gets dying wish to be arrested
– Dieppe condo for sale
– Book giveaway: Flapper Pie and a Blue Prairie Sky: A Modern Baker’s Guide to Old-Fashioned Desserts
… and quotes of the week, photo of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!