Keep Calm and Blame Canada

yadadarcyyada is the
deal, America?
I thought
we had an
We Canadians
have tried
to be
we’re kinda
known for it.

I feel let down. Canada has kept our part of the bargain, regularly offering up sacrificial talent to the American volcano: Michael J. Fox, Ryan Reynolds, Jim Carrey, Dan Akroyd, Mike Myers, William Shatner

Tricia Helfer, Alex Trebek, Lorne Michaels, Michael Bublé, Mary Pickford (yes, American’s sweetheart was Canadian), James Doohan, Elizabeth Arden, Joni Mitchell, Arcade Fire, Sandra Oh, Monty Hall, Michael Cera, Tommy Chong, Nathan Fillion

Dave Foley, Yannick Bisson, Cobi Smulders, Wayne Gretzky, The Tragically Hip, Leslie Neilsen Rick Moranis, Seth Rogen, Neil Young, Margaret Atwood, Martin Short, Justin Bieber, Avril Lavigne, Peter Jennings, Rich Little, Morley Safer, Barenaked Ladies, Fay Wray…

Eugene Levy, Carrie-Ann Moss, Frank Gehry, Drake, Ryan Gosling Shania Twain, Joshua Jackson, Eric McCormack, Neve Campbell…

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  1. D. Parker says:

    Candace, thank you so much for the cool reblog, #blamecanada and thanks for spreading the #bloglove
    Hope this weekend treats you kindly. 🙂


    1. Always a pleasure, and I hope the book is going well.


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