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Bob #2

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03-01-2010 06:11 PM

Topic tags/keywords: olympics

Some folks just have that grace and candor to become the perfect guests.

http://dailynightly.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2010/02/26/2213393.aspx

-- A mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner


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Karson

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#1 posted 03-01-2010 06:39 PM

Thanks Bob.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#2 posted 03-01-2010 06:41 PM

One thing the Olympics made clear to me is that you Canadians are a very patriotic lot. Whenever the Canadian national anthem was played at a medal ceremony, the singing was really loud!

Way to go, Canada! Thanks and congratulations on a job well done!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 03-01-2010 06:55 PM

Thanks Bob. This will show to some that after all we are not much different from Americans, after all we are neighbours. Some will stick to their negative opinions but the majority will make the difference.

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#4 posted 03-01-2010 10:51 PM

Cool find Bob.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#5 posted 03-01-2010 11:12 PM

Thanks for the post Bob, and as a Canadian I would like to say that youre welcome! We would love to have all of you guys back anytime… just not all at once lol.

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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#6 posted 03-02-2010 04:33 AM

I think Brian echoes the feelings of most of us here in the States. We are different but a lot the same, like siblings almost. Here’s to Canada!!!!

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#7 posted 03-02-2010 04:49 AM

thanks Bob

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#8 posted 03-02-2010 06:14 AM

Horray for Canada!! Great job well done.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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