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Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois #6240642
05/15/18 03:22 PM
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I always figured it was just some friendly joshing much like southerns vs Yankees here. Today I was on Halford's site and noticed a contest. Part of the rules were that you had to be a Canadian resident but Quebec was excluded.




Taking this regional rivalry to a whole new level. lol

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240653
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I always figured it was because of the liberals.

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240661
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Its because they dont embrace the rest of Canada, always trying to push their agenda on us


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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240666
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Y'all should just let the free Quebecers secede.

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240680
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Its probably a legislation thing. The laws in Quebec are different based on French law not English (the colonial powers, not the languages). So the contest is probably prohibited there maybe because it is not in French and non compliant with bill 101 in Quebec. Quebec is part of Canada and good citizens of the Queen. Remember how they won the war of 1812??

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: muskrat411] #6240686
05/15/18 04:43 PM
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Originally Posted By: muskrat411
Quebec is part of Canada and good citizens of the Queen. Remember how they won the war of 1812??


Careful you might trigger some of us down here, reminding them they got beat back by some French.

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240688
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The queen should just give the whole country back to the Indians like she did when she gave Northwest Territories and turned into Nunavut.

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: FlyinFinn] #6240697
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Originally Posted By: FlyinFinn
The queen should just give the whole country back to the Indians like she did when she gave Northwest Territories and turned into Nunavut.


Careful what you wish for.....you might get a flood of Manitobans coming over the border into MN.

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240698
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the quebec is french and possibly that harford not be able to speak french well, but also it can be that they are afraid to hurt the pride of some trappers with images of goods french canadian trappers...lol anyway pic contest have really no value IMO

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240703
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Originally Posted By: Tweed
Originally Posted By: muskrat411
Quebec is part of Canada and good citizens of the Queen. Remember how they won the war of 1812??


Careful you might trigger some of us down here, reminding them they got beat back by some French.


The French peaked with Napoleon... Downhill ever since.

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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240716
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Its because they say KEE-beck instead of Kwuh-beck


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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240748
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Quebeccers bring on a lot hate towards themselves. I’m in the pipe trades. They can come and work in our jurisdictions when they have no work at home but they don’t allow others to work in Quebec. It causes a lot hate towards them on work sites .

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240794
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And they talk funny too.


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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240872
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I have travel in Canada a few times maybe 12 times the only people we met that were bad, mean, not nice at all was the people in Quebec my wife will never go back to quebec

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Gary Benson] #6240874
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Originally Posted By: Gary Benson
Its because they say KEE-beck instead of Kwuh-beck

I though it was "Kaybeck"?


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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6240975
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I never had any problems with the French,in fact the French women were/are extremely friendly.

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6241008
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I as well have found the French girls real friendly boco.


That said, the real reason we don't like them is because they act like Americans!!

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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6241021
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they may not even be bad people but they all start off angry they have to speak English to you. I can't really understand why it took them like 3 minutes to say what ever it was they said in French before I asked if I could speak with Renee' in English.

I suppose they could buy french products but how would they get service , the french don't have to answer their phones after 5 or while at lunch so what are you supposed to do the other 17 hours of the day if something breaks.


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Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Tweed] #6241053
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I never had any problem with English girl too, even i married with one from Windsor Ontario and have 2 honey kids with her, but city girls cannot really understand a lifestyle of wilderness trapper from north of Quebec.Hey Hammer-ik-ken from You-s-hey please learn to write the right word...

Re: Why Don't Canadian Like Québécois [Re: Boco] #6241054
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Originally Posted By: Boco
I never had any problems with the French,in fact the French women were/are extremely friendly.


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