Politics

France to Close on Wednesdays

Newly-elected premier Macron will act quickly to institute his keynote measure and close the country completely on Wednesdays. This huge nod to populism was perhaps the key factor in defeating Le Pen, who maintained that […]

Politics

Justin Time: Quebec to go Metric!

In a surprise announcement Canada’s Justin Trudeau announced that the province of Quebec will switch to metric time (MT) in 2020. All of Quebec’s timepieces will be converted to the new system over the course of […]