text messaging

Clicks of the Week: November 26 to December 3, 2012 Edition

Linda Hoang - December 3, 2012

Welcome to Clicks of the Week: November 26 to December 3, 2012 Edition! Clicks of the Week is a weekly round up of news. It used to be Clicks of the Day, but Linda’s life got busy so now it’s a weekly thing. Number of Clicks will be dependent again on the busyness of life that week. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Speaker rules Redford was not in contempt …

Continue reading

Clicks of the Day: Monday, April 16, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - April 16, 2012

Welcome to Monday, April 16 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Few Canadians volunteer like Katniss Everdeen, stats show “Katniss Everdeen, heroine of The Hunger Games, captured a nation with just two words: “I volunteer.” That may be because it remains a largely novel concept to most folks, if a new report is any indication. A scant 10 per cent of Canada’s volunteers accounted for …

Continue reading

Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - February 22, 2012

Welcome to Wednesday, February 22 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Health Quality Council of Alberta releases report into health care issues “After interviewing more than 2,000 doctors and extensive in-depth discussions with stakeholders, the HQCA made 21 recommendations.In the final report released Wednesday, the concerns over unacceptably long wait times were justified… The report adds no deaths can be attributed to excessive wait times.” Interesting …

Continue reading

Clicks of the Day: Tuesday, January 3, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - January 3, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday, January 3 2012’s Clicks of the Day! By noon today, the superrich have made an average worker’s yearly salary “The 100 highest paid chief executives whose companies are listed on the S&P/TSX composite index made an average of $8.38-million in 2010… That’s 189 times higher than the $44,366 an average Canadian made working full time in 2010.” This is so wrong. Canadians …

Continue reading

Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, December 21, 2011 Edition!

Linda Hoang - December 21, 2011

Welcome to Wednesday, December 21 2011’s Clicks of the Day! Young people and women the most stressed about their finances “December is a tight time of year for almost anybody’s wallet, but a new survey says women and young Canadians are feeling the financial strain the most.” Lol. This is very accurate as I am both a young Canadian, a woman and always worried about …

Continue reading