Happy Canada day to my Canadian-blogger-friends! Canada is a great country and I am proud to be Canadian!
We are known and made fun of for being too polite and too nice. Well I don't see nothing wrong with being nice, we could be called worst things. We do say please and thank you a lot though, that is true. Recently Forbes ranked the friendliest countries in the world and guess who came in first? OH CANADA!!!
Hockey is our religion. The last Olympic Games proved it; 2 Gold medals, cannot do better then that.
Here are some interesting facts about Canada:
Canada is the second largest country in the world behind Russia.
Canada has the longest coastline of any country in the world at 151,600 miles
Basketball was invented by a Canadian: James Naismith in 1891.
The Zipper Invented by Canadian Gideon Sundback in 1913.
Le Cirque du Soleil is Canadian ( from Quebec)
the Game Trivial Pursuit is Canadian.
Famous Canadians you should follow: (sorry if I forgot some)
Neil, Anne, Laura, Jenn, Marlene, Shawn, Andrew and the unexpected runner
A few Other Famous Canadians
Terry Fox, Wayne Gretzky, Bryan Adams, Jim Carrey, Pam Anderson, Michael J Fox, James Cameron (Titanic dude), Steeve Nash, Gordie Howe, Matthew Perry (Friends), Ryan Reynolds, Michael Buble, Paul Shaffer (Dave Letterman Show), Gilles and Jacques Villeneuve, Shania Twain, Sidney Crosby, Celine Dion, that Justin Bieber dude, Neil Young, Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, The Shuterlands, William Shatner, Mike Myer, funny dude Norm MacDonald and the late Peter Jennings.