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GMman

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665 days ago

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Question of the Day

Are Canadians more generous than Americans?

Yes

76%

No

24%

4275 responses, not scientifically valid, results updated every minute.

Are Canadians more generous than Americans?


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Gene Howe

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#1 posted 665 days ago

The two I know, are.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#2 posted 665 days ago

They appear to be. For example, the Canadian government will let Americans into their country without a passport; just need a drivers license and a birth certificate. But if you are an American and want to come back our Government requires a passport. So to save us Americans the hassle, Canadians now won’t let us pass the border without a passport.
So it seems they are more generous about letting us into their country and generous with protecting us from our stupid rules. Put me as a yes.

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GMman

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#3 posted 665 days ago

I don’t live in a City just a samll town and Us border have build Custom buildings two stories hight that are as big as a Shopping malls, scanners, cameras, dogs and officers that think they own the place lol
You would think that the money could be spend at other places.

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#4 posted 665 days ago

i haveb’t got a clue as to the question. But the flags shown are improper. One nations flag should never fly above another. Also the bottom coners should be secured to the rope so it may unfurl properly. A flag properly flown is a awsome sight. So fly them with pride and correctly. USAF vetran 1969-1976 member of the local honor guard (military funerals), commander of an American Legion Post. So i deal with flags often. By the way there’s only one flag that can be flown above the American flag and it is the

-- What started as a hobbie is now a full time JOB!

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#5 posted 665 days ago

it is the ????

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HamS

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#6 posted 665 days ago

The church pennant when devine services are in progress on a ship at sea.

-- My mother named me Hamilton, I have been trying to earn my nickname ever since.

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waho6o9

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#7 posted 665 days ago

Thank you HamS.

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lunn

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#8 posted 664 days ago

HamS nailed it !!!! The VFW and the American Legion posts have booklets on the proper way to fly/display flags They will be glad to help.

-- What started as a hobbie is now a full time JOB!

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Howie

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#9 posted 664 days ago

I used to go to Canada, bear hunting and fishing(12 years), I’ll have to say I was always treated good by the Canadians.

-- Life is good.

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#10 posted 664 days ago

Howie!!!

I remember you!! A few years ago you came up here to hunt bear. Your Friend got the Flu and stayed in bed. My Friend never showed up.

We decided to go BEAR Hunting together but I insisted that we have a foot race the length of the Parking Lot and back again. I beat you quite comfortably.

“Okay we can go Hunting BEAR together”. You said “What the Heck was that race all about.”

I said … “When I go BEAR Hunting with anybody there’s only One Thing I need to know.” You said “What’s that?”

“Well. For my sake I just need to know that I can RUN Faster than You!”

BUT! Staying on Post for GMman I probably would of at least thrown you a few Bulletts before I left.

HEE HAW!! ;-}

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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Howie

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#11 posted 664 days ago

Rick: Sorry but I never used a gun to hunt bear. I always used a ballbat and a can of peas. Spread the peas out for bait and when the bear came to take a pea,I hit him with a ballbat.

-- Life is good.

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Rick

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#12 posted 663 days ago

HA! Good One Howie!! I have another one but it’s somewhat less than “Family Oriented” so I’ll leave it alone.

I’m “Off Post” anyway. GMman will get Angry as Blazezes! Just Kidding Canuck!!!

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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#13 posted 662 days ago

HamS- thanks for that information. When I received my call the church I went to didn’t have any real form of ornamentation in it since everything burned in a fire about 11 years ago now and they’ve been too cheap to replace it. I insisted that they buy a pair of flags for the front of the sanctuary, American and Church, but not the denominational flag. Apparently they had tried to do this a couple times but there was always arguments over which should fly higher, I simply decided I would deal with the situation. I took the American flag pole which was almost 2’ taller and chopped it down to be 1” shorter. Not enough to notice that it is lower, and from half the sanctuary it looks taller but it solved the whole issue with no troubles. My argument was that the church building is God’s and in his/her house the flag of God can fly higher. Good to know the navy agrees.

-- --Rev. Russ in NY-- A posse ad esse

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#14 posted 662 days ago

We have better looking women too ;-)

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Rick

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#15 posted 662 days ago

John:

Any Phone Numbers or Addresses you’d be willing to share? Belgrave isn’t all that far from Aurora.

Living on your own is the PITS!!! Well ….. Most of the time, anyway …LOL..

Rick

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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