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    I think Canada should be renamed

    to Candyada!

    The Ghost of Doug and Bob McKenzie paid me a visit!



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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    I don't see no butterfingers.

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    I have a feeling the Wunderbar is like a Butterfinger.

    I had my wife hide this stash after the photo.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Keep it from the kids!
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    I'm a fan of King Cole tea from the Maritimes. Never seen it in the States, not even way up Maine right by the border, but just over in New Brunswick, any grocery store carries it.



    I do not mind not being able to find cretons south of the border, however...
    I know next to nothing. I am frequently wrong.

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    Those maple cookies are goooood, too.
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    I've never seen it in Quebec or Ontario either. Mut be an East Coast thing......



    Quote Originally Posted by mconlonx View Post
    I'm a fan of King Cole tea from the Maritimes. Never seen it in the States, not even way up Maine right by the border, but just over in New Brunswick, any grocery store carries it.



    I do not mind not being able to find cretons south of the border, however...

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    North Cuba?
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    Yet more proof that I'm.. well, pretty much right about everything.

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    Funnily enough, everyone was most excited about the mittens. Now my group of Texicans has to plan a Texican care package. I wonder what size t shirt my Canadian friend wears? hmmmmmmm
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Nice haul, eh?

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    I guess we kind of take for granted that the brands familiar to us are available anywhere, but it ain't so.
    Here's one that is seen at every grocery checkout in Canada, but considered contraband in the US.
    Seriously, you do not want to be caught with them in your possession at the border.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    to Candyada!

    The Ghost of Doug and Bob McKenzie paid me a visit!



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    Only one bag of Cheezies ?

    Whoever sent that is a sadist.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dan Burkhart View Post
    I guess we kind of take for granted that the brands familiar to us are available anywhere, but it ain't so.
    Here's one that is seen at every grocery checkout in Canada, but considered contraband in the US.
    Seriously, you do not want to be caught with them in your possession at the border.

    The kids of friends chow down on these when they visit. Apparantly they are a choking hazard in the US.
    Originally posted by Bones_McBones: Wow Digger, wow! You've earned my respect.... I know ashoposo got werked up. You are the gutter pig of Trollheim.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sixty Fiver View Post
    Only one bag of Cheezies ?

    Whoever sent that is a sadist.
    Honest, that's not nicotine stains on my fingers. I been eatin cheezies.
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    Rename it to "BieberLand"
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Funnily enough, everyone was most excited about the mittens. Now my group of Texicans has to plan a Texican care package. I wonder what size t shirt my Canadian friend wears? hmmmmmmm
    So, how does SWMBO like her new mittens?
    And whomever sent that Care package was kind to you, they didn't include any Cadbury Fruit and Nuts Bars.

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    Quote Originally Posted by digger View Post
    The kids of friends chow down on these when they visit. Apparantly they are a choking hazard in the US.
    Americans are too dumb for them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bikeguyinvenice View Post
    Rename it to "BieberLand"
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Zh06AWrEg8
    Originally posted by Bones_McBones: Wow Digger, wow! You've earned my respect.... I know ashoposo got werked up. You are the gutter pig of Trollheim.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dan Burkhart View Post
    I guess we kind of take for granted that the brands familiar to us are available anywhere, but it ain't so.
    Here's one that is seen at every grocery checkout in Canada, but considered contraband in the US.
    Seriously, you do not want to be caught with them in your possession at the border.
    I've been watching the ritual opening of the KinderEggs on YouTube. Wish I could get some for my granddaughter, some of them are incredibly intricate and cool. The toys look handpainted, an amazing thing in this age.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dan Burkhart View Post
    Honest, that's not nicotine stains on my fingers. I been eatin cheezies.
    Quote Originally Posted by maddmaxx View Post
    How are you ever going to live in the real world if you can't get along with people who don't believe what your do?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bikeguyinvenice View Post
    Rename it to "BieberLand"
    And while at it, take that sorry-arse wannabe back to the permafrost, where he belongs. And take William Shatner too while at it.
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    I think Texas should be renamed to Canaday'all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by eja_ bottecchia View Post
    And while at it, take that sorry-arse wannabe back to the permafrost, where he belongs. And take William Shatner too while at it.
    Nah. those are national gifts. They are yours to keep. Celine too.. Thank us later
    Quote Originally Posted by maddmaxx View Post
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    Our breakfast tables are graced with brands not seen south of the border as well. I don't think this one is sold down there.



    or the new improved version

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    Quote Originally Posted by skijor View Post
    I think Texas should be renamed to Canaday'all.

    Yep, I reckon you're right. smileys-cowboy-679913.gif
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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