Pogey, Poutine and Warm, Furry Beavers: (Plus Twenty Other Reasons to Enjoy Being Canadian)

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iUniverse, Dec 11, 2009 - Humor
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A frenetic celebration of all things Canucky ... the sort of result you might get if you pumped Dave Barry full of maple syrup and Moosehead, then left him tied up in a sack for a week with Ron James and the Littlest Hobo.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
The Civil Service
3
Tims Bits
11
Canadian History X
17
Making the Best of Winter
23
The Other Better Seasons
29
Space
35
Cable TV
39
Warm Furry Beavers
85
Hockey
91
Canadian ArtsLiterature and Other DangersAnnoyances
93
Freedom to be an Idiot
99
UnAmerican Activities
103
Multiculturalism
107
RRSPs
111
Westjet
115

PET Sounds
47
Poutine
51
Gender Equity
57
Indian Smokeshops
65
Painfully Earnest DoGoodish BoyScoutism
71
Pogey
75
Affi nity Programs
81
Miscellaneous
119
Conclusion
123
2006
125
Dreaming in Technicolour
129
Public Service Directive
133
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David Townsend, PhD, is a professor in the University of Lethbridge's Faculty of Education. He has also worked as a classroom teacher, vice principal, consultant, and assistant superintendent. His research interests include leadership, school improvement, teacher development, mentorship, evaluation, university teaching, and action research.

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