Keep calm and meme on: nine photos that prove Canadians are winter champs
Thursday, January 30, 2014, 6:18 PM -
When it comes to harsh winter elements, Canadians are no wimps. Albeit this winter has tested our limits with relentless storms, polar vortex part one and two, and near hurricane force winds in some areas, we still manage – on most days-- to take the season in stride.
One way Canadians have learned to deal with winter’s fury is by shifting their mindset from 'mope' to 'joke' – after all, they do say laughter is the best medicine. To help yield the shift in perception, people have begun creating and sharing countless Internet memes to help ease some of their own – and our – winter blues.
And for good measure we'll throw in this video taken in Emerald Lake, Ont. which beautifully sums up the phrase "only in Canada" (DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME):