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[Video] Ottawa Valley Lilt Ranked Canada’s Sexiest Accent

Just earlier this month the Canadian accent was ranked the 13th sexiest in the world. https://bigseventravel.com/2019/04/worlds-sexiest-accent/ But, with so many different accents in Canada, which one were people thinking of when they said Canada’s was the sexiest? We now have

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Changes In Longitudes, Changes In Attitudes?

The latest survey from the Angus Reid Institute has identified which provinces felt the closest to other Canadian provinces and which felt less than friendly. The results seem to indicate that the more you travel east, the less warm and

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Almonte Makes Readers Digest List of Top-20 Places To Spend Christmas In Canada

Reader’s Digest magazine has published its annual list of the Top 20 Places to Spend Christmas in Canada, and the post card pretty town of Almonte, just west of Ottawa is number 4! According to the article, Almonte has served

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True Or False? Zamboni Racing Was A Demonstration Sport At The ’88 Winter Olympics

The organization behind those Heritage Minutes we see on TV and online recently compiled a list of 30 statements framed as bits of Canadian trivia and asked respondents to say whether the statements were true or false. 62 per cent

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New Poll Reveals Shifting Attitudes Towards The 4-Day Work Week

New poll data suggests that the majority of Canadians would be willing to work longer hours in order to work a four-day week. A recent study conducted by Angus Reid determined that 68 per cent of Canadians across all age

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#deletefacebook Doesn’t Seem To Have Much Traction In Canada

Over the past week or so, there’s been a lot of social media buzz about people pledging to delete their Facebook profiles in the wake of last week’s alleged privacy breach by data firm Cambridge Analytica. However, according to a

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