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Canada Is Great Because We Don't Brag About Being Great

Angelina Chapin | Posted 01.10.2017 | Canada Politics
Angelina Chapin

For a country that's historically been known as a wallflower, the attention is long overdue. But we shouldn't become "braggadocious" and let our national ego inflate. In short: We shouldn't become American. Canada has become so popular internationally precisely because of its humility.

Watch These Americans Fail At Answering Basic Questions About Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada Living

Our friends down south may export their great talent and an array of questionable food items to the world, but for some reason, they don't know who ou...

Stupid Questions Tourists Ask When They Visit Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Living

Visitors from America, we're looking at you now. And we're not amused. OK, we are, but we're also mad. Because these are some seriously stupid ques...

America Should Give Immigrants a 'Canadian' Welcome

Werner Patels | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada
Werner Patels

There are some things we'd like to change about ourselves, but they can't be changed. We can dye our hair, but it doesn't change our original hair col...

Why I Love Canada: We Are More Free Than Americans

Zach Paikin | Posted 08.31.2012 | Canada
Zach Paikin

2012-06-26-canadaflag.pngI love the very philosophy that guides our society: peace, order and good government. Our constitution is wise to mention these principles as foundations of our way of life. Although the American motto of "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" explicitly mentions freedom, it is in fact the Canadian incantation that provides for real liberty.

Canada's Great, But I Don't Love It

Yoni Goldstein | Posted 08.28.2012 | Canada
Yoni Goldstein

2012-06-26-canadaflag.png Like Canada? For sure. Appreciate Canada? Definitely. But it should not be in our nature -- it certainly isn't in mine -- to love this country. In fact, loving Canada goes against the proprietary level-headedness that makes us so great.

Dear America: You Have a Gay Problem

Josh D. Scheinert | Posted 04.11.2012 | Canada
Josh D. Scheinert

If you bothered to look North you'd realize we aren't all that concerned about gay people. There are still a few things to be worked out, but there's something different, something malicious about the debate in your country.