Wilfrid Laurier as Mr. Spock on the five dollar bill

A fitting tribute to Canada’s seventh Prime Minister.  And the similarities to Star Trek’s Mr. Spock are extensive. Where Laurier said (of English and French Canadians living together): Two races share today the soil of Canada. These people had not…

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Canadians We Love: Michael J. Fox

Name: Michael J. Fox Occupation: Actor, Author, Advocate Date of Birth: June 9, 1961 Place of Birth: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, but he was raised in Burnaby, British Columbia Notable Contributions to the world: Alex P. Keaton – Fox pretty much…

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Rick Mercer interviews Hurricane Hazel

Rick Mercer interviews “Hurricane” Hazel McCallion – the longest serving Mayor in Canada, who has run the city of Mississauga since 1978.  Mississauga is Canada’s 6th largest municipality, and has no municipal debt – largely due to her stewardship. Rick…

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