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Hyperloop – Calgary to Edmonton in half an hour?

Hyperloop concept may become reality! Leeanna McLean Digital Reporter Originally posted by theweathernetwork.com _____________________________________ Monday, April 23, 2018, 4:14 PM – Fast-forward to the next decade and Albertans may be travelling from Calgary to Edmonton in under 30 minutes at a speed of 1,200 km/h. Toronto-based company TransPod has plans to construct a six kilometre-long hyperloop…

Happy Diwali The Festival of Light

DIWALI is now underway, with the five-day Festival of Light celebration being observed by millions around the globe. Posted by thesun The festival of light sees Hindu homes being decorated with candles and lights and people sharing gifts – but what is the celebration about? GETTY – CONTRIBUTOR Diwali celebrates the Hindu belief that good…

Starbucks plans to hire 10,000 refugees

CEO Schultz plans to hire 10,000 refugees after Trump ban post from venturebeat.com Image Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lilivanili/ (Reuters) – Starbucks Chief Executive Officer Howard Schultz said on Sunday that the company planned to hire 10,000 refugees over five years in 75 countries, two days after U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees from certain countries. Trump on…

Wear the Same Thing Every Day, Why?

Why Mark Zuckerberg Wears the Same Thing Every Day Originally posted at medium.com by Charles Chu. Take a peek inside Mark Zuckerberg’s closet: It’s all gray T-shirts… How strange. Is he a nutcase? But it’s not just Zuck. Here’s Obama’s outfit of choice: He always wears a gray or blue suit with a blue-ish tie. Same…

REMEMBERING RAT PACK RESTAURANTS

The Time That Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis Opened Competing Restaurants on the Sunset Strip   IMAGE CREDIT: GETTY IMAGES Rat Pack Restaurants From 1946 to 1956, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were show business supernovas. With an act that combined singing, slapstick, and spontaneous hijinks, the duo sold out nightclubs coast to coast, then went…

Cinco de Mayo Is Not Mexican Independence Day

Cinco de Mayo – Here’s What It Is Not Sure What Cinco de Mayo Is All About? You’re Not Alone Today marks the 154th anniversary of Cinco de Mayo, a bicultural celebration that has become synonymous with margaritas, cervezas (beer) and the occasional controversy. But we found most people don’t know the real story behind…