Strange Canadian Holidays

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Previously on Weird. the Canadian Press, which first reported the story, to verify that the 500 video games (including 93 copies of Gears of War) were all morale boosters for soldiers stationed at Canada’s two Afghanistan bases for the.

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If nothing else, I have to support a game whose text defaults to the British-American mutant-child that is Canadian English. Please support our bizarre dialect that’s. a need to play my PS4 since after the holidays so I kept.

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When Fiona Brooks took her vehicle in for service at Canadian Tire, she expected the same good service. $2,000 for the repairs that were completed just before.

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The last major milestone of the December holiday season, New Year's Eve is a chance for Canadians to drink and party one final night before the year changes over. Thanksgiving foods are so unusual, many families put great effort into making them look extra beautiful and exotic on the table, with the creation of a.

Oct 5, 2017. Canada and America may argue over who was the first to hold a harvest festival, but both countries' approaches to the national holiday are similar.

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“It’s not very often in your life where you get to be part of the oldest anything, let alone, arguably, maybe the most important thing in Canadian culture. before.

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As any Hallmark card can tell you, the holidays are about bringing people. The fact that an underage Canadian is duetting with a 39-year-old rapper is the least weird thing about this song, and that’s what makes it so great. All.

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Aside from the high holidays, which ended last weekend. But many Jews have the reverse custom—a Canadian in Tel Aviv for the holiday might celebrate for two days, even though the local practice is just one. Don’t try to make any.

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Sep 2, 2013. September brings back-to-school season and summer's end, but there are plenty of unusual things to celebrate this month. 1. September. In previous years, PETA has set up hugging hotspots throughout the United States and Canada. Folks nice. Which weird holidays will you be celebrating this month?

They also sent him to train abroad during school holidays, in China and South.

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While the name of its venerable rival Thomas Cook celebrates a pioneer of mass travel, the Tommy-come-lately was named after a Canadian media baron. it has delivered 100 million holidays, the vast majority of them thoroughly enjoyable.

Besides the two major Christian holidays at Christmas and Easter, Canada has its own set of holidays, including Canada Day, which celebrates the day Canada achieved semi-autonomous status and became a Dominion under great Britain. Also of importance is the Canada Thanksgiving, a harvest celebration, which,

Brian Pallister is the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba — kind of like a Canadian version of John Boehner. He recently offered some holiday greetings to interviewer Natalie Pollock, and his comments took a strange.

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But I have to say it feels very strange to be in tank tops and flip flops. Another new girlfriend here in Oz is Canadian and was telling me during one of our weekly coastal walks that she wanted her young girls (ages 5 and 7) to learn her.

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Jul 2, 2016. The holiday is essentially the Canadian version of America's Independence Day. It's a celebration of our confederation as a country within the British Empire in 1867. Now it's not always easy to spot a Canadian in the US. For the most part, we sound pretty similar. We share a lot of values with Americans.

National Holidays. As with most countries, Canada's national holidays generally mark religious, quasi-religious or patriotic occasions. Statutory holidays are established by Act of Parliament and are observed, without fail, by federal employees and by most Canadians, although increasingly, statutory holidays are becoming.

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Dec 12, 2017. A crowd-pleasing treat that couldn't be easier to make, there's no better time to whip up a batch bark than the holidays. From crunchy peppermint bark recipes to simple chocolate bark, satisfy your sweet tooth this season with these easy, homemade bark recipes.

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Dec 19, 2017  · Such a wonderful, inspiring narrative amid all the very sad ones we always hear. Happy Holidays to all including all the furry ones. Thank you!

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5 days ago. Thanksgiving is a strange holiday: You get together with family and friends, eat a bunch of food, drink a bunch of beverages, and watch football or get into political or religious arguments with those you love. Thanksgiving was first celebrated in 1621 by pilgrims who were celebrating their survival in the New.

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As the Canadian and European press spit-roasted her regularly, she was, to the New York disco crowd, simply the newest “It girl”—fun, fresh, and fickle. “It had a Roman Holiday quality to it,” recalls nightlife photographer Patrick McMullan. “I think that added a kind of glamour. It wasn't like she was doing anything bad— she.

Nov 22, 2017. She asked if we could have a feast together. Who in their right mind would turn down a feast celebrating the first harvest? Not me. And funny enough, Canadians celebrate Thanksgiving almost identically to Americans. The holiday just falls a few weeks earlier on the calendar in America's northern neighbor.

After that, things can get a bit weird. Inflatable or even foldable canoes are a big. Looking for a traditional Canadian canoe to take your family on all manner of.

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When you’re sitting down for Turkey Day dinner, wow your relatives with factoids about a few of the differences between Canadian and American Thanksgiving. There’s a.