Monthly Archives: January 2021

The Jan. 25-31, 2021, 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:
– Old-time sea shanties go viral on TikTok in 2021’s first odd trend
– CBC Radio’s Under the Influence: Famous female brand icons
– U.S. National Youth Poet Laureate wows crowd at inauguration
– Samsung drops earbuds and chargers from new smartphone packaging
– Jokes about doing harm to the U.S. President not welcome
– Canada’s Parliamentary buildings being reinforced for earthquakes
– Do yourself a favour and cry during TV shows
– Not your imagination: Boys who wear shorts during winter is a thing
– Win a copy of USA Today bestselling author Julianne MacLean’s new book!
– Valentine’s Day will soon be here: Feb. 14
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Jan. 18-24, 2021, 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:
– Wanna get rich? Start investing in Crocs. Yeah, those Crocs!
– CBC Radio’s Under the Influence: When well-known spokespersons change brands
– Denmark launches children’s (!) TV show about a man with a giant… uhm… well… yeah… you know…
– Stop fogged-up glasses due to masks
– Get vaccinated and earn your chance to win $2K
– Pandemic will influence food retailers for years to come
– Pantone announces Illuminating (yellow) and Ultimate Grey as 2021’s Colours of the Year
– What will life be like after COVID-19? Are the roaring (20)20s going to look like the roaring (19)20s?
– Win a copy of USA Today bestselling author Julianne MacLean’s new book!
– Valentine’s Day is coming up on Feb. 14!
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Jan. 11-17, 2021, 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:
– Canadians can apply for Microsoft class-action suit money
– CBC Radio’s Under the Influence is back for another season!
– Windows 10 has major redesign coming
– Dad’s podcast comment about forcing his daughter to open her own can of beans causes uproar
– Olivia and Liam top baby names in New Brunswick in 2020
– PBS cancels children’s show Caillou after 20 years on the air
– Bugs Bunny now voiced by Canadian actor
– The first country in history where this happened but not the last: Most cars sold in Norway in 2020 were electric
– South Koreans are scrambling to get cosmetic surgery while mask-wearing is still common
– Tantramar Seniors’ College – Winter 2021
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!