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.

Tout icon

The Best Books to Give as Presents This Holiday

2022's must-reads make perfect stocking stuffers.


Starting Christmas From Scratch

When Christmas celebrations with our extended families got to be too much, my wife and I took drastic measures.


When to Use an Apostrophe—And When You Shouldn’t

Here's the lowdown on when to use an apostrophe—and other apostrophe rules you need to know.


How Silly Stocking Stuffers Became My Family’s Favourite Holiday Tradition

'Tis the season to pull the perfect prank! A heartwarming story of how a much-missed father's legacy of laughter is...


Tout icon

Every Friends Christmas Episode Ranked—From Worst to Best

The very best Friends holiday episodes combine lots of laughs, the right amount of festive cheer and just a little...


Why We Hang Stockings for Christmas

It has a little something to do with a man known as St. Nicholas.


Tout icon

20 Word Search Puzzles You Can Print for Free

Download these printable word search puzzles for hours of word hunting fun. It's the perfect exercise for your brain.


Is Oak Island Cursed?

For 200 years, the promise of pirate's payday buried deep in a pit off Nova Scotia's coast has attracted schemers...

Who is Santa Claus, Anyway?

Our modern day version of Santa is actually a combination of various legends and traditions from around the world.


Every Seinfeld Holiday Episode Ranked—From Worst to Best

The best Seinfeld Christmas episodes combine hilarious catchphrases, timeless observations and just the right amount of dysfunction. Take a look...


Tout icon

Uniquely Canadian Holiday Traditions, From Coast to Coast

From Réveillon to "mummering," here are some of the unique ways Canadians celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.



Tout icon

The Best Christmas Movies of All Time

Looking for festive fun? We've got your holiday watch list covered.


Rick Mercer: As Kids, My Brother and I Stole the Perfect Christmas Tree

In this excerpt from his book, Talking to Canadians, Rick Mercer confesses to a yuletide heist that made for an...


25 Printable Crossword Puzzles to Give Your Brain a Workout

Online games are alright, but there’s nothing like solving a crossword puzzle the good old-fashioned way—with a pencil! Pit your...


Tout icon

The Funniest Lawyer Jokes of All Time

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


What to Write in a Christmas Card: 40 Meaningful Sentiments to Share

Take inspiration from these thoughtful, personalized messages that are sure to spread the festive spirit.

What Reader’s Digest Canada Has Meant to Me

To mark our 75th anniversary, we invited Canadians to share their fondest memories of Reader's Digest.


50+ Brilliant Doctor Who Quotes To Live By

With more than 900 years of experience to draw from, it’s only natural everyone's favourite Time Lord would have a...


The Ultimate Guide to Canadian Hockey Slang

New to the good old hockey game? Here's how to *not* sound like a hoser.


The Fascinating Story of How Canada Got Its Name

...And some crazy alternatives you'll be glad they scrapped.


Powerful Remembrance Day Quotes to Share on November 11

On Nov. 11, take a moment to reflect on the bravery and sacrifice of those who have served the True...


Canada’s Most Riveting Unsolved Mysteries

Can you crack these spooky disappearances, paranormal sightings and puzzling whodunits?

Tout icon

The Most Magical Advent Calendars of 2022

Kick off your holiday countdown with one of the season’s most unique...


Tout icon

20 Great Mad Men Quotes That Really Make You Think

It's been more than seven years since the series finale of AMC's Mad Men, but the program's impact on pop...


Tout icon

This is the Best Harry Potter Movie, According to Rotten Tomatoes

Lumos maxima! We're shining a light on the Tomatometer scores for every Harry Potter movie to establish the ultimate ranking,...


Hilarious Things Kids Have Said

A celebration of those moments when all you can do is laugh.



A Terrifying Brush With Death at the Brink of Niagara Falls

If the hydro workers didn’t act fast, Sherry Vyverberg would be swept over the falls—or caught in the swirling blades...