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Originally Posted by subliminally incorrect View Post
i am canadian and.... what is this?
Yeah... I haven't heard of this either.
Should be good though.


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Originally Posted by The Master Chief View Post
Why would I?
I've lived in both the US and Canada, and the lifestyles between the two countries are negligible, and they are both excellent places to live in.

I mean if it weren't for the flags displayed in various places, you probably wouldn't know the difference between your average Canadian city/town vs Northern US city/town.

So please tell me what's so wrong with Canada?
Edited by born2bwild - 4/15/11 at 10:20am
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post #22 of 187
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Credit > debit



debt > real money
Cash > Debit card
Debit card > Credit card
Credit card = Crack (for a lot of people anyway)

And I would not want to live in Canada either. Visiting is just fine for me (and it is a very beautiful country. Plus they bleed hockey.).
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So please tell me what's so wrong with Canada?
IMHO, not much more than what is wrong with the US.
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Now swimming in an ocean of bills won't be any fun at all
Nonsense, just add some lubricant and jump in.
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Nonsense, just add some lubricant and jump in.
Thats what she said
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Sometimes I wish I lived in Canada.
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I don't

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So please tell me what's so wrong with Canada?
i think im sensing the preliminary stages of a canada v. u.s. battle on this thread. Sharpen your blades every one. What side will the UK take?

Lol jk, im from edmonton orignally and i have to agree with born2bwild. you wouldnt know the difference if you were dropped inside either country.

As for the plastic money, does this mean I can recycle my plastics into cash?
Edited by Laurifer - 4/15/11 at 10:45am
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If I remember right, our bills are kinda seductive, they are nice and simple.
The bills in usa are just ... plain horrible.
Way to old, usa should get a new set really.
Canada's bills are fine, going plastic will just change something that is working fine already.
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If I remember right, our bills are kinda seductive, they are nice and simple.
The bills in usa are just ... plain horrible.
Way to old, usa should get a new set really.
Canada's bills are fine, going plastic will just change something that is working fine already.
The US has been refreshing the bills for many years. All new since about 2005. I doubt they will go plastic any time soon since they have invested a lot of time and technology into the current currency.

RE: Canada vs US... Last time I checked the largest illegal immigration population in the US is still from Canada.
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This would be something to make with recycled bottles, I guess.
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The US has been refreshing the bills for many years.
Yes, but they are still all the same colour. Have to actually look at the numbers to tell which is which. A lot of other currencies have different colour notes for different denominations, makes it easier to pick them out of your wallet. Looks nicer too...

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RE: Canada vs US... Last time I checked the largest illegal immigration population in the US is still from Canada.
Erm, what? Any proof? According to US DHS the leader is Mexico, check out the Wikipedia article
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