Monday, November 3, 2008

Random Canadian stuff/people I miss

Daylight Saving Time

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups

Ben Mulroney (I know! I can't believe it either. And not a pang for Justin Trudeau)

Steam Whistle beer

As It Happens

rampant sarcasm

Clamato juice (and ice and celery salt and tabasco and... you can see where I am going with this)

Rick Mercer

talk radio

Ottawa Senators' games at Scotiabank Place (but not the traffic or parking)

The fully-functioning system of street addressing I rarely thought about

Hot chocolate on Sunday afternoons

Lloyd Robertson, and his almost-pink hair, saying "And that's the kind of day it's been..."

The original Designer Guys


Stuart Maclean

the Saturday Globe and Mail


The Big Apple on the 401


Abid said...

Speaking of DST, it just changed over yesterday. Unfortunately even coming home from uni early means it's dark out :(

Graeme said...

Things you miss: rampant sarcasm. Obviously I'm not trying hard enough.

Trish said...

What's the Palladium? ;)

Max said...

You will occasionally find Reeses peanut butter cups in Abelas here in Abu Dhabi.

You should also check out Safest Way in Dubai, they tend to carry North American food items.

Anonymous said...

u can find reeses cups in spinneys or choitram, abela

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