by Diana Filer

1.  Cancel culture refers to the practice of withdrawing support for public figures or companies after they have done something offensive or objectionable
2.  Probably the commonest Canadian ‘invariant tag’ is the word ‘eh’.
3.  Benjamin Franklin at age 70, was the oldest who signed the original Declaration of Independence.  He wanted the turkey to be the national bird of the USA, but that was overruled in favour of the eagle.
4.  Shakespeare’s only son was named Hamnet.
5.  The Carcross Desert is located outside the town of Carcross in the Yukon.  It measures one square mile.