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Joan Rivers, pioneering comedian and television personality remembered

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joan 220.jpgTributes pour in for comedian and TV personality Joan Rivers, who has passed away at the age of 81. 

Facebook outage sparks internet panic and visions of apocalyptic future

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A brief Facebook outage earlier today prompted thousands of users to jokingly panic about a future without the social networking giant. 

CBC readers debate possible end of paper billing fees

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After a PIAC study found that paper billing fees cost Canadians upwards of $500 million a year, and the government announced its intention to end pay-to-pay billing, CBC News readers weigh in on issue.

CBC readers debate pros and cons of possible NHL expansion

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CBC readers react to reports suggesting that two Canadian cities could become home to new, expanded NHL teams. 

New Rogers, Shaw streaming service Shomi divides CBC readers

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Shomi 220.jpgRogers and Shaw announced the launch of a new video-on-demand streaming service called Shomi to rival Netflix, but many CBC readers wonder if it can compete. 

Sofia Vergara sexist turntable stunt at Emmy Awards angers viewers

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Actress Sofia Vergara was put on a pedestal and spun around during the 2014 Emmy Awards - a stunt that many viewers found to be sexist and degrading. 

Lena Dunham's fluffy pink Emmy 2014 dress talk of the red carpet

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Lena Dunham's dress took the cake on the red carpet at the 2014 Emmy Awards, leaving many to wonder what could have possibly inspired such a creation. 

Instagram-like app 'Kuddle' aims to teach kids about responsible social media behaviour

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Kuddle, a new social media network touted as 'Instagram with training wheels' aims to teach young children about responsible social media behaviour. 

Robin Williams-inspired 'Doubtfire Face' aims to say 'hello' to suicide prevention awareness

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A new challenge on social media is aiming to raise awareness about suicide prevention and honour the memory of Robin Williams. 

CBC readers react to Gordon MacIsaac's assault conviction for on-ice hockey hit

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On Wednesday, Gordon MacIsaac, a recreational hockey was convicted of aggravated assault for an on-ice hockey hit. CBC readers weigh in on the ruling.