Culture

Let us entertain you! Here, you’ll find collections of Canada’s funniest jokes, as well as our guides to the best streaming content on Netflix, brain-teasing trivia, and insightful takes on pop culture.

The Highest-Rated Movies on Netflix Canada, According to Rotten Tomatoes

Can't decide what to watch? Start with this list of guaranteed fresh flicks.

3 Times You Should Never “Accept Cookies” on a Site

Cookies are everywhere online, but should you allow them into your browsing life?


Could You Really Be Jailed for Failing to Complete the Census?

If you’re tempted to “forget” to fill out the questionnaire, don’t.


Every James Bond Movie Ranked—From Worst to Best

We review and rank each of 007's globe-trotting adventures from worst to best.


Good News Stories From Around the World That Will Brighten Your Day

The most heartwarming and inspirational good news stories from across the globe.

The Best Thrillers on Netflix Canada You Need to Watch Right Now

From nail-biting murder mysteries to pulse-pounding capers, here are our most suspenseful picks.


A First Look at Linden MacIntyre’s New Novel, The Winter Wives

From the start, the novel reads like a modern-day Canadian twist on The Great Gatsby.

10 Things You Should Never Do With Your Left Hand

Don't be caught doing any of these things with your left hand.


Tout icon

20 Great Sopranos Quotes to Live By

If The Sopranos taught us anything, it's that gangsters face many of the same problems as the rest of us....


Tout icon

18 Fascinating Science Facts You Didn’t Learn in School

These strange science facts prove the world really is a mysterious place.


New Sour Cannabis Gummies Take Edibles to a Whole New Dimension

Why one brand’s latest innovation may have you trying and liking cannabis gummies for the first time.

Remembering Prince Philip: The Life and Times of a Royal Consort

From his first steps on Canadian soil as a naval officer during the Second World War to receiving the Order...


Tout icon

The 10 Best Shows on BritBox Canada Right Now

Fancy a spot of British telly? From classic murder mysteries to nostalgic Britcoms, these are the 10 best shows on...


Who Is the Pringles Man? The Secret Origins of the Pringles Mascot

The man on the can has a name you won't forget.


Tout icon

20 Funniest Lawyer Jokes Ever

Did you know that lawyer jokes are so old they can be found in the works of Shakespeare? These contemporary...


11 Inspiring, Insightful and Just Plain Wise Quotes From the Dalai Lama

In need of insightful words of wisdom? From compassion to happiness, we rounded up our favourite Dalai Lama quotes and...

Tout icon

15 Witty Bar Jokes Anyone Can Remember

Turn the next five minutes into Happy Hour with these short, sweet bar jokes for any occasion. Warning: Please joke...


Tout icon

What the 2021 Fall Equinox Means for Your Zodiac

This equinox has the potential to be a big turning point. Will you take advantage of it?


Tout icon

75 Funny Schitt’s Creek Quotes to Live By

After six seasons and 80 episodes, the riches-to-rags saga of the Rose family has come to a close. Relive some...


Tout icon

100+ Work Jokes to Get You Through the Week

In need of some professional motivation? This hilarious collection of work jokes should banish even a serious case of the...


Tout icon

Word Power: Test Your Knowledge of These English Words of Arabic Origin

Centuries of trade between Middle Eastern and European merchants brought more than silks and spices to the West. Find out...


17 Light Bulb Jokes That Make You Sound Smart

This breed of gag is known by its world-weary insouciance, obscure literary references, snarky jabs at intellectuals, and the need...


Inside the October 2021 Issue of Reader’s Digest Canada

Take a sneak peek at the latest issue of Reader's Digest Canada—headed to a mailbox (and newsstand) near you!


13 Things You Never Knew About the “Happy Birthday” Song

At a well preserved 124 years old, "Happy Birthday to You," the most frequently sung English song in the world,...

Why Meteorologists Get Forecasts Wrong—and Other Fascinating Facts About the Weather

The Old Farmer’s Almanac may not be as accurate as you think.


Tout icon

50 Downton Abbey Quotes to Live By

Over the course of six seasons—and a feature film—the star-studded period drama Downton Abbey served up timeless lessons about life,...


New Zealand’s Kiwi Bird Is in Danger of Disappearing—Meet the People Trying to Save It

If nothing is done, the kiwi bird could be gone in 50 years. But New Zealand has a plan to...


Tout icon

50 of the Most Beautiful Quotes About Nature

As you open your windows to welcome the fresh air, take a moment to relish the magic of nature.


Tout icon

Funny Physics Jokes Every Science Lover Will Appreciate

We're not just fission for laughs here.


25 Funniest Comedies on Netflix Canada You Need to Watch

From teen satires to buddy cop parodies, these comedy movies on Netflix are guaranteed to make you laugh out loud.