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Today is Orange Shirt Day in Canada and it could be turned into an official federal holiday. This isn't the first time the government has tried to make this happen.

Minister of Canadian Heritage Steven Guilbeault introduced a bill in the House of Commons to make Orange Shirt Day a statutory holiday.

It would become a National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.

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Remember the MythBusters show!? You must have watched the Discovery Channel at least once in your life. I'm no Discovery Channel scientist, and the 2 guys from MythBusters have mad skills on me, but not all myths need Adam and Jamie for help (although it would be cool if they did!).

There's always that one person who tends to think they know everything. Whether it's about Manitoba's history, some random weird facts like how glowsticks are made, or they just like to correct someone if they're wrong. I wonder if someone reading this is like "I know how they are made" and if you just thought that, you might just be that person (or you also watch How It's Made).

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Over the years, popular media has portrayed men as heartless, single-minded creatures who glorify the one-night stand and are virtually incapable of commitment. A slew of commercials, ads, sitcoms, movies and magazines have set men up as the greater evil of the two sexes, and that stereotype continues to thrive today.

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Even if you've lived in Ottawa forever, there are definitely some things that you'll never get used to. Like how some buses don't have air conditioning in the summer or heat in the winter. Or how some of the world still doesn't know we're the capital of Canada and not Toronto.

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Adulthood–it's a super hard thing. We're forced to do things we don't like, to hangout with people who don't make us happy, and we can't afford anything. Right? Wrong.

Your 20's are a pivotal moment in your life where you shape who you are, what you want, and who you want to spend time with. You are in control of your own life, and there is no way around that. It may seem like the world is against you in your 20s, and I can completely relate sometimes. However, once you start making changes, you realize that you're your own worst enemy.

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