With a brief digression into the story of Christmas. Sort of.
It took a while for the truth to come out.
Congratulations to Nobody.
To any who would threaten the precious Global Strategic Maple Syrup Reserve: let this be a lesson to you.
The Ninth Circuit revives a puzzling cross-border dispute.
Canada is now way ahead on a per-capita basis, but the U.S. still leads in absolute terms.
There are many great lines Justice Fergus O’Donnell’s opinion in R. v. Duncan (2013), which was an otherwise unremarkable case except that the defendant tried to run one of those “sovereign citizen” defenses up the flagpole. That didn’t go so well:…
According to sources in Quebec, the Regional Investigation Division of Sûreté du Québec proceeded with three arrests this morning in relation to the maple-syrup theft at Saint-Louis-de-Blandford between August 1, 2011, and July 30, 2012. Or, put another way: la Division…
Canadian asks U.S. border guard to say “please,” Canadian gets faceful of pepper spray. It’s a fairly simple equation. I think this is in the USA PATRIOT Act, actually. The man conceded he had made the request for politeness “repeatedly,” but opined…