I’ve been thinking recently about what it is that makes Canada unique. The struggle to define Canadian identity is of course one that has been going on since Canada became a country. It has engaged the minds of some of the smartest women and men in this country – some of the dumbest too – take a bow Don Cherry.
Now I am hardly among the smartest people in this country (and I can see all the heads of those reading this little missive nodding in agreement at this point) but I think I have something to contribute to this debate. I think Canada should be known as a nation of turtle smugglers. That’s right, turtle smuggling.