“This fuzziness about the origins of our nationhood is one of the things that distinguishes us as Canadians from our American cousins.”
How do American and Canadian national mythologies differ? Read here to find out.
This seems to be a Canadian concern. Because as Mark Steyn once noted, “the difference between Americans and Canadians is, Americans don’t care what the difference between Americans and Canadians is.”
Bob, are you any relation to the man for whom McMaster University (Hamilton, Ontario) was named?
I just received this from a former colleague: “Canada and the USA share the world’s longest international border defended only by the world’s largest sheet of one-way mirror.” :-)