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The Strange 'Genteel' Canadian-Denmark War

When someone said anything about Canadian, most would think of a stereotype: A bunch of merry people clad in layers of thick, woolly jackets, chugging bottles after bottles of Maple Syrup and continuously apologise to whoever would hear them for absolute no reasons at all,  718 more words


The sorry state of the Canadian navy: a comparison with Denmark

Hans Island is a lump of barren rock in the middle of the Nares Strait between Canada’s Ellesmere Island and Denmark’s Greenland. It is unremarkable in every respect except this: it is situated in the territorial waters of both Canada and Denmark and has been claimed by both countries. 553 more words

Government Ineptness

Fun facts about DK...

Hans Island is not much more than a big rock peaking in the water of the Kennedy Channel between Greenland and Canada.

Really, not much more than a rock: 404 more words