Woman convinces entire town that she was expecting quintuplets when she wasn’t pregnant

The entire town of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Quebec, Canada was rallying behind one of their own residents who had led them to believe she was pregnant with quintuplets. When the pregnancy was eventually revealed as a fake, the community understandably felt betrayed.

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(CTV)

As reported by CTV News, the woman (whose identity is being withheld for privacy as she undergoes psychiatric care) had kept the fictitious pregnancy story going for months and was only exposed Continue reading Woman convinces entire town that she was expecting quintuplets when she wasn’t pregnant

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6 Things You Need to Do Right Now to Protect Your Kid’s Smartphone

Buying your child a smartphone: It’s inevitable (Read: When Should You Buy Your Child a Smartphone?). It’s also an expensive accident waiting to happen. A subsidized handset that may have cost $100 or $200 with a two-year contract can cost $600 to $800 to replace if damaged and uninsured. So you want to take steps to protect your investment. Here are your options.

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Photo: Ralph von der Heyden on Flickr

1. Cover your assets. The two biggest enemies of your child’s smartphone are gravity and water. Kids drop things, and if there’s a body of water nearby, it’s almost guaranteed their phone will find it. Unless you’ve got a warranty that covers accidents and water Continue reading 6 Things You Need to Do Right Now to Protect Your Kid’s Smartphone