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Welcome to the new BlogsCanada.ca

Posted May 1, 2015 by Ben

Hello Canada. My name is Ben and Allan has kindly passed me the reins of BlogsCanada.ca – I have big plans for the website so please stay tuned.  I’m still getting used to the back-end of the website so please bear with me for the next few weeks as I slowly figure everything out.  Over […]

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Goodbye!

Posted April 26, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers……., and friends! It has been an interesting time, as well as a time that saw major changes in my personal and working life, but now it is time to let others take on the responsibility of populating these pages with interesting and informative news and gossip. Ben Clarke is the new owner of […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion # 477

Posted April 25, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: There is a lot of confusion about whether Monty Python is really funny …………., or not! What I mean is that some sketches like “The dead Parrot” are among the funniest things I have ever seen, and some other stuff is just plain stupid. BUT. I have to admit that when they ARE funny, […]

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Ontario Place!

Posted April 24, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Hey kids, I ran across this article today and since Ontario Place opened when I was still quite young, (teens) and these photo’s and video’s brought back a whole bunch of memories! Any kid who spent time in Toronto during the 1970s, 80s and 90s surely fostered blissful, orange-soaked memories at Children’s Village […]

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This n’ That!

Posted April 23, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: The Washington Post hit the nail right on the head (Or did they just kick the cat?) when they published this article today! By Michelle Singletary How much is your cat’s life worth? Or your dog’s? Would you take out a credit card specifically to pay for veterinarian care for your cat? Would […]

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Earth Day 2015!

Posted April 22, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

2015 is shaping up to be a monumental year for the international climate movement, and Earth Day Canada wants to show the world that Canadians are supportive of meaningful climate action. As such, Earth Day Canada is creating a 2015 Earth Flag on which we will collect signatures from people across the country who are […]

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Any Yoda of yours is a Yoda of mine!

Posted April 21, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Aficionado’s of online medieval manuscripts—whoever you are—may be intrigued to know about a 14th-century image of  Yoda, wide-spread ears and all, NPR reports. (That’s right kids, Yoda lived for over 900 years, so this was a drawing of him when he was middle-aged!) But is it really him? “I’d love to say that it really […]

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What a bird brain!

Posted April 20, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Firefighters desperately trying to locate voices crying “Help” and “Fire” trapped in an inferno found the desperate pleas came from two parrots. Crews in Boise, Idaho were called to the blaze on Friday night. After arriving on the scene they heard cries of “Help” and “Fire” from inside leading them to believe several people were […]

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Sunday Morning Funnies #7766

Posted April 19, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

The woman’s husband had been slipping in and out of a coma for several months, yet she had stayed by his bedside every single day.  One day, when he came to, he motioned for her to come nearer.  As she sat by him, he whispered, eyes full of tears, “You know what? You have been […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion #3966

Posted April 18, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Lots of things confusing me today bunky, including a bit of confusion about how ya can get a free meal just for being old! There are many perks of growing old — seeing your kids have kids, wearing shirts that say “World’s Best Grandma,” calling rowdy youngsters “whippersnappers” and more — and getting discounts […]

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Having kids is hereditary!

Posted April 17, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Today we have a couple of stories from opposite ends of the spectrum that show just how crazy things are getting in this world! The Meitiv family, who is once again battling CPS in Maryland over allowing their children to go to the playground unsupervised. (Photo: Facebook) The Maryland parents investigated by Child […]

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Wag the Dog!

Posted April 16, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: You usually forgiving reporter is slowly getting fed-up with individuals and special interest groups who hold society to ransom with whatever stupid bullshit they go on about! The latest case is about a certain Alain Simoneau of Saguenay Quebec who went to a local council meeting seven years ago and decided he didn’t like them saying […]

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Some Type of Necrophilia?

Posted April 15, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Your ever faithful servant and reporter tries to keep up with all the latest news so that we can supply you with the latest poop on what’s going on in your world ………., and this one takes the cake! “Hey, wanna go see the body?” may seem like an odd thing to hear at […]

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The French are at it again!

Posted April 14, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Your long suffering reporter fervently believes in that old axiom, “The French are the best second raters in the world” and this article does nothing to dispel that belief! A Montreal man is criticizing Quebec language laws after a clerk at a local Toys “R” Us told him he was wasn’t allowed to purchase […]

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Eat cheese, get laid!

Posted April 14, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

O.K. folks, read the following article, and then remember ……., ya heard it here first! A survey by dating social network site Skout, cheese heads get more action. Skout surveyed a total of 4,600 people. Grilled cheese yields more sex, better people! Thirty-two percent of grilled cheese lovers reported having sex at least six times […]

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Sex?

Posted April 13, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

The Ontario government tried to introduce a new sex education course to public school kids a few month ago and it included such things as discussions about masturbation, trans-gender issues, same sex couples and much more. Now I’m bringing this up for a couple of reasons kids. First of all, we’re not sure if some […]

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Sunday Morning Funnies # 32

Posted April 12, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

A man turns to his wife in bed and whispers “Did you know it’s National Orgasm Day?” “Oh, what a pity,” she smiled, “Right in the middle of National Headache Week !!” ———————————— SENIOR TRYING TO SET PASSWORD WINDOWS: Please enter your new password: USER: cabbage WINDOWS: Sorry, the password must be more than 8 […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion # 49

Posted April 11, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Seems I don’t know who to believe anymore kids! The CBC is on a campaign to flog what they call the missing and/or murdered native women across Canada and it makes the news every night. You would think there is a vat network of guys like Robert Pickton who are abducting and killing girls left right […]

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AN AIRLINE PILOT SPEAKS HIS MIND!

Posted April 10, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

  No name calling, no hatred, no political agenda. CANADIAN COMMENT  APPEARS AT THE END OF THE ARTICLE AND IS MEANINGFUL. THERE IS ALSO SOME RECENTLY ADDED BRITISH COMMENT.   This pilot hit the nail right on the head in his open letter.   A newspaper stated that some Muslim doctor is saying we are profiling […]

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Kitten a la carte!

Posted April 9, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Well boys and girls, here is a woman who would make Alf the Alien proud! Serial husband killer and North Carolina death row inmate, Blanche Taylor Moore, requested this weekend that her last meal be a kitten — a live kitten The prison administration is required to accept all last meal demands of any kind. Thus, they will obtain […]

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Quebec Chainsaw Massacre!

Posted April 8, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Well folks, they certainly know how to have a good time in Quebec! A Quebec man accused of threatening a family with a chainsaw during an alleged road rage incident on Sunday has pleaded not guilty. Manuel Delisle, 37, from St. Jerome, Que., appeared in court on Tuesday and was charged with assault with a […]

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Perspective Research Department

Posted April 7, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Due to strong public demand we had the Perspective Research Department put together this map of the goat population density around the world.

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Cleveland Cop on Trial for Manslaughter!

Posted April 6, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Cops, like everyone else …………, watch too much violence on TV. The outcome of voluntary manslaughter charges against a Cleveland police officer likely will rest on a judge’s decision whether the final 15 shots he fired during a 137-shot barrage by officers was justified. Michael Brelo, 31, goes on trial Monday on two counts […]

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Gas rip-off!

Posted April 6, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Another article sent in by a concerned citizen …………….! When you put the gas nozzle into your tank and pull the trigger, listen … You will see the numbers adding up, but there is no sound of the gas going into your tank for about 3 seconds or about 15-20 cents worth. Strange! […]

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This n That!

Posted April 5, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Above: Mars from Earth, and Earth from Mars!           ‘  

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Sunday Morning Funnies #774

Posted April 5, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

If men were in charge of weddings 1. There would be a “Rehearsal Kegger” rather than a “Rehearsal Dinner.” 2. Bridesmaids would wear matching blue jeans cutoffs and halter tops. They would have NO tan lines. 3. Tuxes would have team logos on the back and the Nike shoes would have matching team colors. (My […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion About Easter!

Posted April 4, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Since this is Easter weekend, and we are, after all, a mainly Christian country, I thought this article from “Snopes.com” would go a long way to explaining to our non-Christian friends how some of the Easter traditions came to be! In the modern era, Easter Sunday generally falls on the Sunday following the Paschal […]

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Spring is coming!

Posted April 3, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

  Dear Readers: Spring is coming, and with it thoughts of summer on the beach. Here in Canada we have beautiful, pristine beaches and lots of recreational areas. BUT! It’s not like that everywhere bunky. Have a look at these beaches in other parts of the world! Meanwhile, here are some Canadian beaches from the […]

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At least it didn’t smell fishy!

Posted April 2, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

How’s THIS for an April Fools Day joke, kids! The whiff of a “Whopper “made hundreds of customers hungry for a Burger King special Wednesday — “Flame Grilled” cologne. Bottles of the fragrance were sold at the fast-food chain’s stores in Japan for 5,000 yen (about $40), including one Whopper burger. At a downtown Tokyo […]

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Rocket the Rooster!

Posted April 1, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

News out of Athens GA. this morning that police are searching for whoever made off with Rocket the Rusty Rooster, a 10-foot-tall, 300-pound metal sculpture stolen from its perch outside an Athens business. Lexington Vintage owner Bonnie Harris tells CBS 46 that she’s saddened by the crime, believed to have happened Friday night or Saturday […]

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“Winner of the Day” Jamie Foxx!

Posted March 31, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Actor/singer Jamie Foxx is under fire after making controversial jokes about retired U.S. Olympian Bruce Jenner’s rumoured transition from male to female. The Oscar winner hosted the second annual iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday (29Mar15), and during his opening monologue, he took aim at Kim Kardashian’s stepfather, who has been sporting a more feminine look […]

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It’s a dog’s life!

Posted March 30, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: One of our regular contributors sent this in on the weekend. This is quite a contraption built just for a dog’s enjoyment ……., or is it for ours? Hope you enjoy it!  

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It’s against the law, bunky!

Posted March 30, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Coming soon to a city near you ………,stupid laws and regulations! Yup, they’re doing it in England and the States, BUT,  we got them all beat!! In England, Councils creating ‘bizarre new criminal offences’       <img alt=”PA Wire” src=”http://news.images.itv.com/image/file/629342/article_update_img.jpg”A campaign group has criticised a new law which allows councils to ban activities such as […]

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Sunday Morning Funnies #897

Posted March 29, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Eleven people were hanging on a rope, under a helicopter, 10 men and 1 woman. The rope was not strong enough to carry them all, so they decided that one had to leave; otherwise they were all going to fall. They weren’t able to choose that person, until the woman gave a very touching speech. […]

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Saturday Morning Confusion #884

Posted March 28, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Ya see this house in Vancouver, bunky? Well that house would sell for around $217,700 here in London, Ontario. BUT, it sold for TEN TIMES that price in Vancouver! ————————————– A Vancouver real estate agent who has just sold a home for $567,000 over its published listing price says that underlisting is an accepted selling […]

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Crash!

Posted March 27, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Dear Readers: Your often confused reporter doesn’t understand what is going on with that plane crash in the French Alps. What I mean is that when a person kills 150 people as well as himself, they usually call it him mass-murderer! But, this co-pilot on that crashed plane did the same thing, and they are only calling it […]

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U.S. Republicans are a bunch of hypocrites!

Posted March 26, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Remember the big kerfuffle because the Republicans in the States claimed Obama was ineligible to be President because he was born in Nigeria, or Slobvania, or somewhere else ……… anywhere else except the United States? (Wrong, and that asshole Donald Trump is STILL going on about that!) Well kids, apparently what’s good for the goose is […]

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The Naked Truth!

Posted March 25, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

A Charlotte man who has continually irritated his neighbors by standing naked in the front door of his home has exposed a state law that local prosecutors want to change. North Carolina law says a person can’t expose himself in a place where the public has access. But CMPD spokesman Rob Tufano told The Charlotte […]

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Safari!

Posted March 24, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

A Husband and wife were on safari: Wife- If that cheetah catches that deer and kills it, I’m going to be absolutely heartbroken. Husband- that’s nature. Don’t go against it. Cheetah has to kill it to eat and survive. Wife- do something. Husband – what can I do? Wife- if the deer dies I’ll call […]

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MAYOR REFUSES TO REMOVE PORK FROM SCHOOL MENU!

Posted March 23, 2015 by Allan W Janssen

Let’s hear it for a Quebec mayor… Or as the commercial promoting pork says “put some pork on your fork” Muslim parents demanded the abolition of pork in all the school canteens of a Montreal suburb. The mayor of the Montreal suburb of Dorval refused, and the town clerk sent a note to all parents to explain why… ! […]

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