History UsefulNotes / Canada

16th Sep '17 4:20:07 PM nombretomado
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Three of the most memorable moments to most Canadians in their history include: the WarOf1812 in which a fledgling colony was defended from the invading southern forces; [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarI the 1917 Battle of Vimy Ridge]] in which the outstanding logsitician and professional engineer General Arthur William Currie (equal only to the Australian General and Civil Engineer John Monash) captured a godforsaken ridge from the Germans and successfully held it against counter-attack; and finally, Game 8, 1972, Canada v. Soviet Union[[note]][[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome Henderson SCORES!!!]][[/note]].

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Three of the most memorable moments to most Canadians in their history include: the WarOf1812 UsefulNotes/WarOf1812 in which a fledgling colony was defended from the invading southern forces; [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarI the 1917 Battle of Vimy Ridge]] in which the outstanding logsitician and professional engineer General Arthur William Currie (equal only to the Australian General and Civil Engineer John Monash) captured a godforsaken ridge from the Germans and successfully held it against counter-attack; and finally, Game 8, 1972, Canada v. Soviet Union[[note]][[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome Henderson SCORES!!!]][[/note]].
30th Jun '17 1:35:55 PM sinesofinsanity
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* UsefulNotes/TheBritishEmpire[=/=]UsefulNotes/TheCommonwealthOfNations: Canada is part of this.
11th Jun '17 6:59:05 PM Shadeblade11
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11th Jun '17 6:58:44 PM Shadeblade11
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!!Tropes regarding Canada

* UsefulNotes/TheBritishEmpire[=/=]UsefulNotes/TheCommonwealthOfNations: Canada is part of this.
* CanadianEqualsHockeyFan
* GoodBadTranslation: According to legend, when Jaques Cartier asked the Huron-Iroquois people where he was, they replied that they were taking him to "kanata", meaning "the village". He interpreted it as "we are in the nation of Kanata". So he wrote "Canada" on all the maps.
* MemeticMutation:
** "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Just_watch_me Just watch me]]." ~ Pierre Trudeau
** "The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation." ~ Also Pierre Trudeau
** " [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuddle_duddle Fuddle Duddle]]." Pierre Trudeau again
** "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/You_had_an_option,_sir You had an option, sir.]]" ~ Brian Mulroney
** "Conscription if necessary but not necessarily conscription." ~ William Lyon Mackenzie King
** "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ddPhG6EAOo They're going home!]]" ~ Bob Cole
** "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX6XMIldkRU A proof is a proof. What kind of a proof? It's a proof. A proof is a proof. And when you have a good proof, it's because it's proven.]]" ~ Jean Chretien
** "[[http://archives.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/clips/2048/ He shoots, he scores!]]" ~ Foster Hewitt
** [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salmon_Arm Salmon Arm Salute]] ~ [[OverlyLongGag Pierre Trudeau once more for the road]]
** "Because it's 2015" ~ Justin Trudeau
* NationalStereotypes: Beer, bears, beavers, and lumberjacks are the biggest Canadian stereotypes. Moose, Mounties, modesty, maple syrup, and hockey cover the rest.
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\n!!Tropes regarding Canada\n\n* UsefulNotes/TheBritishEmpire[=/=]UsefulNotes/TheCommonwealthOfNations: Canada is part of this.\n* CanadianEqualsHockeyFan\n* GoodBadTranslation: According to legend, when Jaques Cartier asked the Huron-Iroquois people where he was, they replied that they were taking him to "kanata", meaning "the village". He interpreted it as "we are in the nation of Kanata". So he wrote "Canada" on all the maps. \n* MemeticMutation: \n** "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Just_watch_me Just watch me]]." ~ Pierre Trudeau\n** "The state has no business in the bedrooms of the nation." ~ Also Pierre Trudeau\n** " [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuddle_duddle Fuddle Duddle]]." Pierre Trudeau again\n** "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/You_had_an_option,_sir You had an option, sir.]]" ~ Brian Mulroney\n** "Conscription if necessary but not necessarily conscription." ~ William Lyon Mackenzie King\n** "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ddPhG6EAOo They're going home!]]" ~ Bob Cole\n** "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX6XMIldkRU A proof is a proof. What kind of a proof? It's a proof. A proof is a proof. And when you have a good proof, it's because it's proven.]]" ~ Jean Chretien\n** "[[http://archives.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/clips/2048/ He shoots, he scores!]]" ~ Foster Hewitt\n** [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salmon_Arm Salmon Arm Salute]] ~ [[OverlyLongGag Pierre Trudeau once more for the road]]\n** "Because it's 2015" ~ Justin Trudeau \n* NationalStereotypes: Beer, bears, beavers, and lumberjacks are the biggest Canadian stereotypes. Moose, Mounties, modesty, maple syrup, and hockey cover the rest.\n-------
13th Feb '17 2:03:02 AM ajkandy
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** UsefulNotes/{{Montreal}}, the <s>second</s> [http://dialoguereview.com/name-worlds-two-largest-francophone-cities-might-wrong fourth] largest French speaking city in the world after Kinshasa, Abidjan, and Paris.

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** UsefulNotes/{{Montreal}}, the <s>second</s> [http://dialoguereview.com/name-worlds-two-largest-francophone-cities-might-wrong fourth] fourth largest French speaking city in the world after Kinshasa, Abidjan, and Paris.Paris (as of 2016).
13th Feb '17 2:01:33 AM ajkandy
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** UsefulNotes/{{Montreal}}, the <s>second</s> [http://dialoguereview.com/name-worlds-two-largest-francophone-cities-might-wrong/ fourth largest French speaking city] in the world after Kinshasa, Abidjan, and Paris.

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** UsefulNotes/{{Montreal}}, the <s>second</s> [http://dialoguereview.com/name-worlds-two-largest-francophone-cities-might-wrong/ fourth com/name-worlds-two-largest-francophone-cities-might-wrong fourth] largest French speaking city] city in the world after Kinshasa, Abidjan, and Paris.
13th Feb '17 2:01:03 AM ajkandy
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** UsefulNotes/{{Montreal}}, the second largest French speaking city in the world after Paris.

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** UsefulNotes/{{Montreal}}, the second <s>second</s> [http://dialoguereview.com/name-worlds-two-largest-francophone-cities-might-wrong/ fourth largest French speaking city city] in the world after Kinshasa, Abidjan, and Paris.
14th Nov '16 10:08:58 AM SenorCornholio
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''Both'': '''Do-ho-ho-ho-hoh!'''

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''Both'': '''Both''': '''Do-ho-ho-ho-hoh!'''
9th Apr '16 10:55:34 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* Main/OnlySoManyCanadianActors, like [[HeyItsThatGuy six degrees of ]][[SixDegreesOfKevinBacon Canadian Bacon]]

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* Main/OnlySoManyCanadianActors, like [[HeyItsThatGuy [[SixDegreesOfKevinBacon six degrees of ]][[SixDegreesOfKevinBacon Canadian Bacon]]
1st Mar '16 6:09:47 PM Alceister
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