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    So blessed to be Canadian!

    ! Wishing all of my fellow Canadian friends an amazing Canada Day!!! Wear your red and white loud and proud today!!! :)
    justsmile14 justsmile14 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 1

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    HAPPY CANADA DAY!!!! To all Canadians around

    the world, from right here in the capital :) Rain or shine, time to celebrate!!
    neveragoodusername neveragoodusername 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    Anybody remember Bobby Gimby?

    I remember 48 years ago my little town opened its first and only centennial swimming pool to his song. Ten years later a pretty young lady from a far away city was hired on to lifeguard that pool. Within the year she became my Dear Wife.
    HippyJoe HippyJoe 56-60, M Jul 1

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    I'm not Canadian...but I think

    that Canadians are pretty freakin' awesome. Canada's our bro.
    brandonflowers brandonflowers 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Happy Canada Day!!!!!

    From the pacific to the Atlantic and everyone in between :)
    Tico72 Tico72 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    Eh?

    I am 100% canadian! Born and raised here! :D And I am very proud!
    Canadianchick94 Canadianchick94 18-21, F 61 Responses Oct 8, 2013

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    I'm really not. I just love Canadians

    and Canada. Infatuated with Canada. I love snow. Sigh, I need to make me some Canadian friends. I plan on visiting somewhere in Canada this year. I've been putting it off for too long now. You Canadians are awesome. One love.
    JustAnotherRastaSoul JustAnotherRastaSoul 22-25, M 8 Responses Jul 20

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    Just walked out on my deck.

    Nice and cool. The air smells of the ocean. It is peaceful. The neighbours rooster is doing his thing. Seagulls are crying. The hummingbirds are at the feeder. I have my coffee, everyone else is still asleep. I am a lucky man!!
    grandpaj grandpaj 61-65, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    Only half Canadian on my mother's side.

    Thanks to Mom's heritage I'd rather have real maple syrup than Mrs. Butterworth. Grandma also taught me the vinegar is really good on fries, especially if you're on a low sodium diet. Once in a while when Mom and Grandma have a conversation their old accents break through. It...
    GraceJediHeart GraceJediHeart 26-30, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have been many places around the globe.

    Every time I return home, I am so much more appreciative of how free, progressive and tolerant Canada is. I am so glad I was born here. And I am so glad I am able to appreciate it.
    ryleechristine ryleechristine 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 16, 2014

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    A big difference I notice between Canadian

    and American TV shows is that Canadians actually give a **** about their performances. It's nice when the actors care as much as the audience does about the final product. Just saying.
    DreamWarriorBlake DreamWarriorBlake 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 26

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 3

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    Canadian, Eh?

    When I lived overseas, I remember people asking me on a daily basis, 'where are you from?'. I always proudly answered 'Canada" to which they would ask 'So you live in an igloo and wear parkas?' SERIOUSLY??? I am always astonished at how little people from other countries know...
    wickedties wickedties 41-45, F 25 Responses Aug 19, 2010

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    I love being Canadian,

    I don't find it offensive when people say we live in igloos, say "eh" a lot, ext, lol. I think it's hilarious:)
    Purplesloths Purplesloths 18-21, F 15 Responses May 27, 2014

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    Born and bred. My family is originally from the

    Rock, so I guess I'm a newfie, but ever since I was 2 I have lived in Ontario. I know most people are proud of their own heritage and the country they come from and of course there are so many amazing places in the world, but really I think Canada is one of the very best...
    ClaudNine ClaudNine 22-25, F 16 Responses May 2, 2014

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    🍁🍁🍁🍁Today is our day to celebrate

    our amazing country. It's a young country at 148 years old but a mature country.... often the voice of reason on the world stage.   We are a mosaic... embracing.... celebrating countries and cultures from all over the world. Yet we do have a distinctive one of our own.Here...
    Cinnamongrl Cinnamongrl 46-50, F 13 Responses Jul 1

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    R.I.P. officers in Moncton.

    Hopefully there will be a quick resolution to this nightmare so the city can get back to normal.
    Wilbury Wilbury 46-50, M 7 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    Tico72 Tico72 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Here is a test for my non Canadian friends.

    How much of the following paragraph, full of Canadianisms, do yo understand?" β€œI’m going to collect the loonies and toonies out of my knapsack and head to the Beer Store for a two-four. On my way back, I’ll pick us up a double-double and some Timbits, then we can have...
    hippiechick333 hippiechick333 46-50, F 24 Responses May 25, 2014

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    Only a Canadian will understand: Hold my

    Timmie's and watch this!
    4eversmiles 4eversmiles 41-45, F 22 Responses Feb 6

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    IM A PROUD CANADIAN!!

    !! where's my other fellow Canadians?
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 10 Responses Aug 8, 2014

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    To my Canadian brothers

    and sisters Happy Canada Day, have a great day tomorrow and be thankful we live in the greatest country on the planet.
    JohnSpartan JohnSpartan 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    Yesterday I was upset

    because it was Canada Day and people don't get the truth
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 2

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    I am totally 100% voting

    for JUSTIN TRUDEAU and you should too, especially if you are a MIDDLE-CLASS citizen!
    lost12345 lost12345 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 9

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    I'm in Calgary and just started EP today.

    it would be nice to meet people on here with similar experiences in the area. I had to recently leave my group of friends due to a life change so I'm basically pushing the reset button on friendships.
    shadyshadow shadyshadow 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I would like to move out of the country

    and to either Queensland or France.
    StudCanadian StudCanadian 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    To my Canadian friends!

    May the maple syrup run free, the blue jays sing a pleasant song, the fireworks be bright, and the poutine be delicious! Happy Canada Day from us Aussies! :) And remind America how Canada invented basketball and French fries! :)
    HavingFun138 HavingFun138 46-50, M 8 Responses Jul 1

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    I'm still waiting for Harrison Wells (from The

    Flash) to say, "If I'd wanted water, I would have asked for water!" ❀️ Tom Cavanagh.
    VineGal VineGal 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    Happy Canada Day

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    HockeyManiac2347 HockeyManiac2347 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    honestorhypocryte honestorhypocryte 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    October 15 is election time in Canada.

    The problem is the first pass the post electoral system. We are a country of Green, NDP, Bloc, Liberal and the progressive conservatives. Yet PCs get in because Canadian will not get out and vote. The Harpers PCs are being removed on criminal charges. Harper is trying to remove...
    deleted deleted 26-30 12 Responses Jul 9

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    kaatte kaatte 18-21, F 8 Responses Jul 17, 2014

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    lolitaho lolitaho 18-21, F 16 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    A bit more Canadian humor in honor of Canada

    Day... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tyZcwnO794k
    Cherbelle Cherbelle 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    You're Canadian if:You know how to pronounce

    and spell Saskatchewan without blinkingYou put on shorts as soon as it hits plus 10, even if there is still snow aroundYou know what a tuque (toque?) isYou are excited whenever an American television show mentions CanadaYou make a mental note to talk about it at work the next...
    sunnycaramelo sunnycaramelo 46-50, F 11 Responses Aug 2

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    Australian Definition of a Canadian

    My niece in Australia sent me this.  I love this definition of a Canadian, and want to share it here with you:   "You probably missed it in the local news, but there was a report that someone in Pakistan had advertised in a newspaper an offer of a reward to...
    NANSELTAR NANSELTAR 61-65, F 24 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    I am a proud Canadian!

    any else from Canada?
    thefandomthief thefandomthief 13-15, M 31 Responses Jul 2, 2014

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    Canadian Law Enforcement Warrior!

    #fiercemounty #canadaday
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M Jul 1

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    I like Canadians, your accents make me laugh

    (in a good way, just find it amusing :)) and you're all very friendly too. I'm British. Love Canada :).
    stephanie29 stephanie29 31-35, F 20 Responses Jul 14

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    Bagged milk is normal

    for us, we love Tim Horton's, hockey is a big thing for many of us, and we used to have a commercial that made us believe that tiny hippos were an actual thing
    benwyatt benwyatt 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 18

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    neveragoodusername neveragoodusername 26-30, F 8 Responses Jul 1

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    StudCanadian StudCanadian 16-17, M Jul 29

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    happyfatty happyfatty 46-50, F 12 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    Any women in Toronto

    or the surrounding area into Omorashi and pee desperation/wetting? Interested in connecting with a woman who genuinely enjoys the painful pleasure of sexual play while she has to pee very badly. A woman who loves the challenge of holding it and is turned on by a partner who...
    2se7en 2se7en 31-35, M Aug 19

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    So I've been researching on this trip i'm

    planning to Canada. It seems like I'll need to stack up atleast $2500.00 US to visit Canada this New Years. It's for a 9 night stay there. I'm gonna make it happen! See you at the end of the year Canada!
    JustAnotherRastaSoul JustAnotherRastaSoul 22-25, M 8 Responses Aug 15

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    I just wrote a story about how multicultural

    we are, which is something we celebrate, and then I see this commercial.Lol...we are way too cool.... 🍁🍁🍁
    Cinnamongrl Cinnamongrl 46-50, F 8 Responses Jul 1

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