Category: Canada

The Canadian province of Manitoba, fed up with Ontario laws…

The Canadian province of Manitoba, fed up with Ontario laws restricting the cross-provincial sale of eggs, copied the Ontario laws, sued itself all the way up to the Supreme Court, and got those laws deemed unconstitutional in ALL provinces.

Canada is currently running low on marijuana after just a few…

Canada is currently running low on marijuana after just a few days of it being legal.

Hawaiian pizza was invented in Canada by a Greek immigrant who…

Hawaiian pizza was invented in Canada by a Greek immigrant who was inspired by the mix of sweet and savory flavors found in Chinese food. It went on to become the most popular pizza in Australia.

Photo : joefoodie from USA / wikimedia

Hawaiian pizza was invented in Canada by a Greek immigrant who…

Hawaiian pizza was invented in Canada by a Greek immigrant who was inspired by the mix of sweet and savory flavors found in Chinese food. It went on to become the most popular pizza in Australia.

Photo : joefoodie from USA / wikimedia

In Canada, it is illegal to pretend to practice witchcraft….

In Canada, it is illegal to pretend to practice witchcraft. However, completely legal to practice witchcraft.

Robert Pickton, known as the Pig Farmer Killer of Canada killed…

Robert Pickton, known as the Pig Farmer Killer of Canada killed 49 women. He would feed their bodies to his pigs, grind up the bodies with pork and sell it to meat processing businesses. He would also give the mixed meat to family members, friends and even some to local police.

Photo : nationalpost.com

Having travelled peacefully across Canada for 26 days, a…

Having travelled peacefully across Canada for 26 days, a hitchhiking robot “hitchBOT” which relied on people for travelling was destroyed in Philadelphia on its first trip in America.

Photo : Martijn Zilverschoon / Flickr / wikimedia

During WWII, over 34,000 German POWs were held in prison camps…

During WWII, over 34,000 German POWs were held in prison camps in Canada. The Canadians treated the POWs so well that many of them eventually immigrated back to Canada after the war.

Photo : PC/Bibliothèque et Archives Canada/Frank L. Dubervill

There are no rats in Alberta, Canada.

There are no rats in Alberta, Canada.

There is a strip club in Canada that doubles as a church on…

There is a strip club in Canada that doubles as a church on Sunday.

Photo : Becca Lemire