No, You’re Probably Not Giving Your Kid Cancer-Causing Snacks

Over the last few weeks multiple people in my Facebook feed have been sharing the same viral video about cancer-causing children’s snacks. Initially I ignored it but it kept getting shared over and over again so finally a I watched it and guess what, it’s a video of lies (and typos). Below I break down …

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Meme Verifying: The Cost Of Increasing The Minimum Wage

Next week Alberta will see its minimum wage increase from $11.20 to $12.20. Since last fall, that rate has started a climb towards to $15/hour minimum wage, which will be effective as of October 1, 2018. This annual increase has resulted in a predictable flow of anti-minimum wage increase memes in my September Facebook feed. …

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Meme Verifying: Higher Heating Costs & No More Natural Gas?

The Meme                     True Or Not? Not any time soon. What's The Story? On Monday, the Globe and Mail published this article, which looks at the Ontario Liberal's still "Cabinet Confidential" Climate Change Action Plan report. And thus, a new round of memes was born. One of …

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