I'm sick of it. I am sure many other's are aswell. People seem to like bashing Canada, what is it that they do not like? There are so many
things about being Canadian.
Is is that they do not like out dog-sledding team?
What about our igloos?
Are our snow-shoes not fashionable enough for Americans?
Yeah, you are probably laughing at how stupid
those things sound, yet people actually say things like that? "Oh, do you have lots of polar
bear in Canada" NO! Trust me, we are just as much like you guys down there are, heck, in some cases even better. It's been kind of fun watching the
Canada-bashing going on, here, let me give you some examples. These are all quotes from Ann Coulter, unfortunately you all probably know her.
It's -- I suppose it's always, I might add, the worst Americans who end up going there. The Tories after the Revolutionary War, the Vietnam
draft dodgers after Vietnam. And now after this election, you have the blue-state people moving up there.
Yes, Canada is made up of - you guessed it - U.S.A's left-overs. Wrong buddy, a high percentage of the people in Canada were born here, and can trace
their family tree here back many decades. We are not you cold, rotten left-overs!
There is also something called, when you're allowed to exist on the same continent of the United States of America, protecting you with a
nuclear shield around you, you're polite and you support us when we've been attacked on our own soil. They [Canada] violated that
We fight. Look at Normandy for example, were there not Canadians there fighting along side with Americans, and Europeans? Look at the current war in
Iraq. Are there not Canadians fighting there? Sure, not as many, but there is a great difference between the Canadian and the American population.
Give out soldiers some respect, they are going thought the same things as yours are.
They better hope the United States doesn't roll over one night and crush them. They are lucky we allow them to exist on the same
Try it, I dare ya... According to the U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. trade with Canada accounted for a cumulative $38.5 billion dollars in September 2004
alone. It should be interesting, when you guys don't have that.
Basically what I am trying to say is that no, we are not the annoying mole on your face. Without us, you wouldn't be half the country you are now.
They don't even need to have an army, because they are protected, because they're on the same continent with the United States of America. If
we were not the United States of America, Canada -- I mean, we're their trading partner. We keep their economy afloat.
Other way around, bud.