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Patriotic planting: Maple trees can commemorate Canada's 150th birthday - Edmonton Journal;

Patriotic planting: Maple trees can commemorate Canada's 150th birthday - Edmonton Journal

Edmonton JournalPatriotic planting: Maple trees can commemorate Canada's 150th birthdayEdmonton JournalGiven that today is Canada's 150th birthday, I felt that it might be just a touch unpatriotic of me not to dedicate this column to maple trees. And who knows, if I can spread enough 'true patriot love' today a few readers might even be inspired enough ...and more »

'Yayyy! Happy 150th Birthday Canada! I am very proud to be part of this country' - gulfnews.com;

'Yayyy! Happy 150th Birthday Canada! I am very proud to be part of this country' - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.com'Yayyy! Happy 150th Birthday Canada! I am very proud to be part of this country'gulfnews.com“I am very proud to be part of this country. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is a very kind and friendly person and so are all Canadians. Canada has a very diverse population,there is so much love and acceptance, and even people who have come into Canada ...and more »

Canada 150: What the numbers tell us about our country - CBC.ca;

Canada 150: What the numbers tell us about our country - CBC.ca

CBC.caCanada 150: What the numbers tell us about our countryCBC.caNeed something to talk about before the fireworks begin on Canada Day? In honour of the country hitting the big 1-5-0 on Saturday, here are a few other numbers to inspire some patriotic fervour, courtesy of Statistics Canada. CANADA-POLITICS/. A total ...and more »

Inside Canada's obsession with maple syrup - USA Today 10Best (blog);

Inside Canada's obsession with maple syrup - USA Today 10Best (blog)

USA Today 10Best (blog)Inside Canada's obsession with maple syrupUSA Today 10Best (blog)Maybe it's because I grew up just north of the U.S. border with Canada (yes, thanks to some weird bit of geography, you actually have to drive south from Detroit to reach our northern neighbors), but I always thought Canada got a bad rap. Before the ...and more »

Aggressively patriotic — and weird — Canada 150 products, from maple leaf burgers to K'ehFC - National Post;

Aggressively patriotic — and weird — Canada 150 products, from maple leaf burgers to K'ehFC - National Post

National PostAggressively patriotic — and weird — Canada 150 products, from maple leaf burgers to K'ehFCNational PostCanada's sesquicentennial is shaping up to be pretty weird. A giant, allegedly counterfeit, duck is involved. There's also a huge red ball. Perhaps nowhere is the absurdity of faux-earnest Canadiana displayed better, though, than in (mostly American) ...and more »

Canadian celebs answer 'What does Canada 150 mean to you?' - Canoe;

Canadian celebs answer 'What does Canada 150 mean to you?' - Canoe

CanoeCanadian celebs answer 'What does Canada 150 mean to you?'CanoeBrent Butt holds a gas nozzle on the set of the CTV comedy series Corner Gas in Roleau, Sask, in this undated handout photo. (CP PICTURE ARCHIVE/HO - CTV). Latest News. Kendall and Kylie Jenner pull vintage shirts after Notorious B.I.G. legal threat ...and more »

Happy 150th Birthday Canada! What's With the Giant, Inflatable Duck? - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Happy 150th Birthday Canada! What's With the Giant, Inflatable Duck? - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Happy 150th Birthday Canada! What's With the Giant, Inflatable Duck?Wall Street Journal (subscription)TORONTO—Canada wanted a loon for its birthday. Instead, it is getting a duck. A bright yellow duck that is six stories high and inflatable. The big duck, which will help kick off the country's 150th birthday festivities on Saturday, is being subjected ...and more »

Hodge: Happy birthday Canada - Kelowna Capital News;

Hodge: Happy birthday Canada - Kelowna Capital News

Kelowna Capital NewsHodge: Happy birthday CanadaKelowna Capital NewsIn true Canadian style we will pour out of our homes Saturday to celebrate, wave flags, eat cake, sing and dance and celebrate one another and our nation. Truly we are a melting pot of people, religions, and cultures and while we are not without our ...and more »

Why the world needs more Canadas - gulfnews.com;

Why the world needs more Canadas - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comWhy the world needs more Canadasgulfnews.comToday, across the provinces and federal territories that make up the world's second-largest nation, the citizens of Canada will be celebrating all things red and white, Maple Leaf and Canadian. Their nation turns 150 today. It's a rare occasion indeed ...and more »

Today's letters: Happy Canada Day! - Ottawa Citizen;

Today's letters: Happy Canada Day! - Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa CitizenToday's letters: Happy Canada Day!Ottawa CitizenAs we wave the Maple Leaf on this special birthday, let's remember our origins and acknowledge our roots. Let's appreciate our diversity and honour our beginnings. Let's be proud that Canada is a homeland for people from all corners of the globe ...and more »

The shape of patriotism today - Winnipeg Free Press;

The shape of patriotism today - Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg Free PressThe shape of patriotism todayWinnipeg Free PressI tested these sequicentenial-themed treats so you don't have to. Although, based on my research, you probably should give them a try. Prepare to become extremely excited, kids, because Saturday is Canada Day, the day on which Canadians throughout the ...and more »

Why Canada is better than the US — and why it's not - The China Post - China Post;

Why Canada is better than the US — and why it's not - The China Post - China Post

China PostWhy Canada is better than the US — and why it's not - The China PostChina PostThe many similarities between the US and Canada are obvious, but data show that on health care and crime, the Canadians have a distinct edge.and more »

Megan Praski: Miss Maple Leaf - Saskatoon StarPhoenix;

Megan Praski: Miss Maple Leaf - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Saskatoon StarPhoenixMegan Praski: Miss Maple LeafSaskatoon StarPhoenixThis is the story of a Canadian superhero named Miss Maple Leaf. I created her to be a true Canadian hero by always being polite and saving the citizens of Canada. She travels all across Canada to answer the call of evil and make things right. With her ...and more »

Beyond the Duck: The maple leaf flag embodies Canada's national ... - National Post;

Beyond the Duck: The maple leaf flag embodies Canada's national ... - National Post

National PostBeyond the Duck: The maple leaf flag embodies Canada's national ...National PostUnlike Canada's original flag—the Canadian Red Ensign—the maple leaf tells no story of our country. The Red Ensign, by comparison, vividly embodies ...and more »

Wave the Maple Leaf on Canada's 150th - Simcoe.com

Wave the Maple Leaf on Canada's 150thSimcoe.comCanada is consistently ranked among the best nations on the planet by the U.S. News & World Report, the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and global brand consultants BAV Consulting.and more »