Winnipeg is a sad place

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  1. greyt

    greyt Well-Known Member

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    I really don't know why but this headline made me laugh so i thought i'd share it. Maybe you've had to been there to care.

    Winnipeg hopes 18-metre-high, dirt-covered snowpile will melt before winter strikes again
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    John Woods for National PostOne of Winnipeg's snow dumps on Kenaston Blvd. still has a pile of snow on it.
     
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    Even Edmonton's better! :giggle:
     
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    greyt Well-Known Member

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    at least Edmonton has that huge mall
     
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    TallTyrion Triggered like a mofo

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    Lose - a - peg
     
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    The dirt is insulating the snow
     
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    Gross
     
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    That huge dirty snow pile is the best thing about Winnipeg.
     
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    Manitoba: outside of Alaska, the coldest place in North America!
     
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    MyLazyHand Russia and France Know What to Do

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    Sunny and 75 degrees in Philly today.

    Once of the nicest August days I can ever remember.
     
  10. Mr Vengeance

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    If nothing else, Winnipeg inspired this greatness...And "Portage and Main, 50 below" is no lie!
     
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    eipic day. been a great summer for a change. just played 18 and it was gorgeous
     
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    smichal A1 Dick Game

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    winnipeg is also known for its shovel fights. hehe
     
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    Why do they care if it melts or not?
     
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    WHERE IS AL GORE. something something global warming
     
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    good question. i guess just for public morale, if nothing else
     
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    ...if you stand on top of it you can see russia.
     
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    They came by the name Winterpeg honestly.
     
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    They want to get at the dirt for flower beds....Canadians :dontknow:
     
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    I took the train through that hell hole once. Nothing but drunk Natives barfing outside the train station
     
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