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: During an economic downturn governments usually tighten the purse
: strings. have always thought that would be the best time to
: upgrade and make improvements, providing work instead of
: unemployment handouts and improving the infrastructure ready for
: a fast and efficient takeoff when things start to recover. This
: seems to be what has happened in Canada, and it will be
: interesting to see how it works.

: There's probably no better time for the US to go metric. It's not
: about being arrogant, it's about other folk being able to work
: with your stuff - makes it a lot easier to sell!

: Bill: glad you're enjoying the weather! The snowblower was invented
: by Arthur Sicard, a Canadian BTW! Bend an elbow and remember his
: name. Bet he died poor: of course it takes an American to make a
: profit out of it ... Sometimes I get the impression everything
: was invented by a Canadian, back in the 50's and 60's the
: Russians were claiming to have invented everything, but these
: days it's the Canucks.

: Speaking of Canadians, it seems everyone in Hollywood is from
: Canada. God, I hope they all don't come home! I like this place
: half-empy, just the way it is!

: Mike: you bet we're yakkin' but it ain't with a paddle like it
: should be ... am I the only one trying to build a boat?

Doesn't come as a big surprise that the snowblower was invented in Canada, I think you guys also invented snow ;)

Bill H.

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