January photo contest - vote for the winner!

Categories: Community

si-birds.jpgThe first month of the year is coming to an end, which means it's time to wrap up our "Resolutions" photo contest.

Please choose your favourite photograph from among our five finalists for January!


Are developed nations too complacent about their wealth?

Categories: Business, Community, Politics, World

si-harper-davos-cpRTR2WWHB.jpgPrime Minister Stephen Harper called out wealthy countries on Thursday, suggesting they take their riches for granted and are complacent.

Do you agree with him?

Would you take a trip to a U.S. moon base?

Categories: News Promo, Politics, Science & Technology, World

si-220-moon-landing.jpgPoliticians running for office have been known to promise the moon -- and in the case of Newt Gingrich, the promise is literal.

Do you support commercial space exploration? Would you visit an American base on the moon, if you could?

What would you place inside a time capsule?

Categories: Community

si-mapleleafgdsn-831690.jpgA tiny ivory elephant, an NHL rule book and a municipal code are among the contents of a time capsule hidden in Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens in 1931. The items were revealed Thursday after the capsule was found in October.

What would you place inside a time capsule?

What do you make of the world's largest medicated gumball?

Categories: News Promo, World

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Barry Chappell has chewed his way out of a heavy smoking habit and into the record books, but there's more to his 79-kilogram medicated gumball than meets the eye.

What do you make of the giant orb?

January photo contest: Pick of the day

Categories: Community

deborahg-rabbit-blanket-lake-220.jpgToday's photo comes from Deborah Gascho of Crosshill, Ont.

The January photo contest will be wrapping up on the 26th, when we will ask you to vote for the winner from a short list of five finalists!

Top 5 at 5: Health stories

Categories: Health

safeway-shingles-ad-220.jpgEach day, we bring you a list of Top 5 stories. Sometimes they're the most read stories of the day, other times we focus on a specific region or category.

Today, we bring you the five most-viewed stories from the CBC News Health page.

Would you buy the Alibis fragrance?

Categories: World

my-car-broke-down-ad-220.jpgA gentleman's club in Cape Town, South Africa, has released a line of fragrances designed to help stave off any olfactory evidence of an after-work visit to a strip club. Would you buy the Alibis fragrance?

Will you quit Facebook if forced to use Timeline?

Categories: Community, News Promo, World

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Whether or not you like Facebook's new Timeline format, the website team is going to make sure you get it.

Is it just another update to you, or is it the final straw?

Are you concerned about Google's new privacy policy?

Categories: Science & Technology, World

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Google is on the brink of linking user data across its email, video, and social-networking sites, a move the web giant touts as a "simpler, more intuitive user experience."

Critics decry it as an invasion of privacy.

What do you think?