Category Archives: Newsletter

The Sept. 26 – Oct. 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:
• Expectations around tipping are changing thanks to inflation and labour challenges
• NYC TV meteorologist fired after appearing on adult webcam site
• Huge cast turnover at Saturday Night Live for 2022-2023 season
• The Golden Globes are coming back to TV
• Warning: Do NOT try TikTok’s viral NyQuil “sleepy chicken” trend
• Check out this fun and unique Lego-friendly keyboard!
• Greater Moncton Sunrise Rotary Club Trivia Night: Monday, Sept. 26
• Thanksgiving is on Monday, Oct. 10
• Halloween is on Monday, Oct. 31
• Greater Moncton Walking Group
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Sept. 19-25, 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:
• Queen Elizabeth II – 1926-2022
• Think twice about desecrating memorial sites for your commercial and social media purposes
• Canada to implement national 9-8-8 mental health crisis hotline
• Is King Charles’ likeness coming to Canadian currency?
• Say goodbye to coffee pods and hello to coffee balls!
• Is polio making a comeback in the U.S.?
• The latest trend? Working more than one job without any of your bosses knowing!
• Brutally honest and witty grandma is a big hit on TikTok with nearly five million followers
• Greater Moncton Sunrise Rotary Club Trivia Night: Monday, Sept. 26
• Halloween is on Monday, Oct. 31
… and quotes of the week, community events, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Sept. 12-18, 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:
• What to expect in the coming days following the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
• Twitter rolls out long-awaited edit button to some countries, including Canada!
• Canada to implement national 9-8-8 mental health crisis hotline
• KFC and Ruffles join forces to develop KFC-flavoured chips
• Western brands still hold sway in Russia despite sanctions and exits
• Women embrace doing grey after Lisa LaFlamme fired from CTV
• Greater Moncton Sunrise Rotary Club Trivia Night: Monday, Sept. 26
• Halloween is on Monday, Oct. 31
… and quotes of the week, community events, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Aug. 29 – Sept. 11, 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:
• Lisa LaFlamme firing ends in PR disaster for CTV and Bell Media
• Critics go after Finnish prime minister over her private social life
• Company’s owner goes scorched earth on LGBTQ2+ community… and then feels the wrath!
• What is “quiet quitting”?
• Zellers emerges from the Canadian retail graveyard
• Tim Hortons is testing new pizza product in select Canadian markets
• Apple owners urged to upgrade their security immediately!
• This week on TikTok
• Summer newsletter schedule
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Aug. 15-28, 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:
• Sesame Place theme park facing accusations of racism after Rosita performer ignores Black children
• Pet custody cases rise in Canada
• French Kevins are looking for a little respect
• Michigan restaurant closes early due to abuse from customers
• China wasn’t snickerin’: One word in promo leads candy-maker to issue a panicked apology
• Remember Mr. Bubble? It’s still around and making a comeback!
• Must watch: Heartwarming show of sportsmanship at Little League baseball game
• This week on TikTok
• Summer newsletter schedule
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!