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Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire is considered a hero by the international community for his attempts to stop the 1994 Rwandan Genocide. The events have since lingered with Dallaire, and his PTSD contributed to a car accident this past December, in which thankfully nobody was injured. Dallaire’s mental health struggles have not stopped him from humanitarian...

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This is a list of the best Canadian athletes ever. These athletes are from different sport backgrounds but they all have one thing in common, they are true winners. 1. Donovan Bailey Although not born in Canada, Bailey is a resident of Canada and competed in the Olympics for Canada. Bailey is a famous runner/sprinter and is great at what he does. He was the first...

Now in his 50s, Jim Carrey has been entertaining audiences for decades. Now a highly sought-after actor, he has achieved a level of success most can only dream of. It has not always been that way for the native of Newmarket, Ontario, as Carrey has a true rags-to-riches story. Check out these 12 facts that track through Carrey’s life and career. 1. He lived...

When Jennifer Tilly was starting out, she was advised by others that “if you want to be a real actor, go to New York. If you want to sell out, go to L.A.” In response to this, she thought to herself, “I want to sell out!” While Tilly may have jokingly admitted to being more interested in the money than the idea of being a “real”...

We all strive to eat better, whether it is to lose weight, be healthier, or avoid animal products. Dieting and different eating lifestyles are a part of everyday life and can greatly improve your life. These famous Canadian celebrities have all chosen to eat vegetarian or vegan. Check them out. 1. Avril Lavigne Avril Lavigne is a famous Canadian pop singer. She...

These funny comedians you may not realize are actually from Canada. 1. Lorne Michaels Lorne Michaels is known in the Canadian and also American communities and is famous for creating Saturday Night Live. Michaels is not considered an actor or even a comedian but he is well-known and loved in the comedy genre for creating the longest lasting and running comedic show. He...

1. Rachel McAdams A London, Ontario native, Rachel McAdams is a graduate of New York University and has appeared in such films as Mean Girls, The Notebook, and The Devil Wears Prada. She got her first big Hollywood movie role beside Rob Schneider in The Hot Chick in 2004. She has also co-starred in recent films such as Sherlock Holmes and The Vow. 2. Sandra Oh The...

1. “I still buy actual books. The smell, having it in your hands – there’s really no substitute.” Fillion has always been a fan of books and reading. In fact he loves them so much that he’s the cofounder of Kids Need to Read, a nonprofit that provides books to underfunded schools and libraries. 2. “I’m the biggest geek of all. Adventure,...

Canadians don’t like to be mistaken for Americans, but they often are. The accents are similar, for one thing. When they want to make a career in the movies, Canadians often head for Los Angeles. New York exerts a strong pull as well. So Canadians working in the States, side by side with their US colleagues, will often be assumed to be American. When they...

Seth Rogen has a lot of great liners. Here we take a look at 15 of them about his life and career. 1. Working Hard “I am lazy, but for some reason, I am so paranoid that I end up working hard.”  2. Funny Job “As soon as I realized you could be funny as a job, that was the job I wanted.”  3. Normal Job “I’m proud to say that I’ve never had...