“Former residents, their descendants and some of the decision-makers speak out and, with the help of archival photographs and films, tell the story of that painful relocation.”
Bawnie Oulton effortlessly croons a smokey rendition of “These Days” by Jackson Browne on an episode of CBC’s Kinda Kountry filmed in St. John’s circa 1978.
Recognize one of these rappers? Before being simply known as Cory on the Trailer Park Boys, Cory Bowles was dropping bars as Cheklove Shakil of Truro, Nova Scotia’s Hip Club Groove.
Rita MacNeil introducing Sloan on her show in 1995 should be featured on Canadian Heritage Minutes.
That guy in the weed shirt is somebody’s uncle and we wanna know who.
“When the pants were big and the wheels were small.”
In 1990, a local electrician petitioned to have the Newfoundland town of Dildo change its name because it embarrassed his children.
Across This Land is a 1973 concert film featuring Stompin’ Tom Connors, and it will hit you in your nostalgic Canadian feels like a warm glob of maple syrup.
There are no shortage of crashes and mishaps during the annual 2,200 kilometre tarmac rally race, and internet rubberneckers have been eating up the videos.