You know you are a true Canadian (i.e. hoser) if you laughed when you watched shows like Corner Gas, The Beachcombers, Seeing Things and, now, Schitt’s Creek.
Former Canadian prime minister Pierre Trudeau once said “the state has no place in the bedrooms of the nation.” And in Canada, where LGB people have equal rights and same-sex marriage has been legal since 2005, the state pretty much stays out of its citizens’ bedrooms.
The Parti Québécois moved a step closer to extinction on Friday when Jean-François Lisée pulled out of the party’s leadership race, essentially conceding that Pierre-Karl Péladeau has it wrapped up. And he’s right: PKP certainly seems headed to victory, despite the fact he has little political experience and is one of the most disliked businessmen in Quebec.
If we Earthlings were to pick just one rock band’s recordings to compete against those by rock groups from other planets for the title of Greatest Rock Band in the Universe (suspend disbelief, please), I think there is only one band we could possibly choose: Led Zeppelin.