Yearly Archives: 2021

The Dec. 13, 2021, to Jan. 16, 2022, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
• Tim Hortons Justin Bieber merchandise going for big $$$ to fans on auction sites
• Have you noticed the new moose signage?
• Some TikTok food trends were actually pretty good! Baked feta pasta, anyone?
• Twitter’s best of 2021 announced
• Meet the new kid on the liquor store shelf: Gingersnap booze made with Crosby’s molasses
• Hospice SENB 50/50 tickets make a great Christmas gift!
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Dec. 6-12, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Anti-vaxxer boycott of Chapman’s Ice Cream products backfires
• Most popular emojis of 2021 announced
• People can’t decide whether Nova Scotia mall’s Christmas tree is delightful or downright creepy
• Send a message to a member of the Canadian Armed Forces this Christmas
• CNN indefinitely suspends top-rated show host over questionable professional conduct (Update since newsletter was published: Chris Cuomo has now been fired.)
• Canada introduces new caller ID laws to try to cut down on spam
• Greater Moncton walking group returns!
• Christmastime is near
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Nov. 29 – Dec. 5, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Portugal makes it illegal for bosses to call upon employees outside of working hours
• Writers’ Federation of NB holding annual writing competition
• France pulling no punches with retail websites that sell products deemed to be unsafe
• How Quebec is calming children before their COVID-19 jabs
• How to stop Google from tracking your activity
• Greater Moncton walking group returns!
• Christmastime is near
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Nov. 22-28, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Big Bird gets the COVID-19 vaccine in his wing… and the right wing goes nuts!
• Congratulations to Pallet Depot, winner of 2021 Environmental Excellence Award
• Justin Bieber partners with Tim Hortons to market limited edition Timbiebs Timbits
• “Vax” is Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year
• Sesame Street adds first Asian-American Muppet to cast
• TikTok clamping down on dangerous and risky challenges
• Christmas is a month away!
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!