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‘Rudy,’ the golden pheasant, creates buzz after escaping from his Nova Scotia home

Robert Fadell and Margaret Reid thought someone had thrown some colourful garbage on their lawn near the start of Highway 217 in Digby.

“And then it moved,” said Reid. 233 more words


KFC introduces Double Down Dog sandwich

Could KFC have found a way to make its infamous Double Down sandwich even unhealthier?

The fast-food chain has introduced a greasy new menu option: the Double Down Dog, made of a hot dog wrapped in a fried chicken “bun” and covered in cheese. 121 more words


Moss Landing: 1919 First Whale Caught (3 photos)

These 3 fascinating photos were sent to me by reader Carol Harrington:



Photo#3: 17 more words

Vintage Photos

We have EPIC Employees

Before the first month of 2015 comes to an end, let’s take one last look at our EPIC winners from the last year. Congratulations to all, you’re fabulous! 22 more words


Airpnp offers you a place to wee for a fee

Next time you’re out and nature calls, use Airpnp to point you in the right direction before making a mad dash to find a bathroom. 129 more words


Mondays in Maryland: The Medical Museum

“All specimens of morbid anatomy.”

For more than 150 years, the National Museum of Health and Medicine in Silver Spring, Maryland, has collected objects of a peculiar medical nature. 535 more words