The first of the new Arctic patrol boats will be named after Admiral Harry De Wolf, the swashbuckling Nova Scotian Second World War commander of the destroyer Haida.A Navy rebuilt, at last, by Conrad Black, in the National Post, March 14, 2015 A poster that was created by a student has now been removed from the wall of a Nova Scotia high school because it depicts a black man wearing chains.The (Tri-County Regional) School Board took it down after receiving a complaint but the students are upset thay were not consulted and they say their education is being censored...
A photo parody of American Gothic, dubbed Nova Scotia Gothic, was taken right here on Maple Street in Bridgewater (in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia).Maritime Moments Jigsaw Puzzle owners Bethe and Rick Cameron have been picturing local scenes as a way to promote their business.Ms Cameron explained that after she and her husband recently broke two shovels, they decided to make a comic video and post it on Facebook.In the process, they decided to parody American Gothic with one of their broken shovels."We went to our wardrobes to see what we had [which would be suitable], and we just stood outside with our broken shovel and our son took the picture," said Ms Cameron. It has since been uploaded to viral photo sharing sites such as Imgur and Reddit, and now has over 2.6 million views.
"It's gone around the world," said Ms Cameron, noting the viral photo has resulted in many Facebook page likes for her company and requests to make Nova Scotia Gothic into a puzzle.
American Gothic parody goes viral - Bridgewater photo viewed millions of times Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin, Bridgewater, 24 February 2015 Let me put it this way.
In the British comedy Yes Minister, if a (political) decision was going to lose votes, it was called ‘controversial.’ If a decision was going to lose an election, it was called ‘courageous.’ This is a very, very courageous report...
CBC political analyst Graham Steele on 19 November 2014, about a new report proposing major changes to Nova Scotia's tax system.
Hopefully, the Brits do not refuse to honour the results of the Scottish democratic vote as they did when Nova Scotia (New Scotland) voted 65% in favour of separation in 1868.
–Source: A comment, referring to the Scottish Independence referendum to be held on Thursday, 18th September 2014, attached to: ‘Think very carefully about the future’: Queen finally breaks silence over Scottish independence National Post, 15 September 2014 It never ceases to amaze me how people of obvious ignorance can so proudly display that ignorance in as many forums as possible.