You just made me laugh out loud in my office and some of my team members were 
wondering if I was ok ;)

You got almost all it right except the China factories….. they make almost 
$10/week now haha

> On Sep 19, 2016, at 7:18 AM, Adam Moffett <dmmoff...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I said once that I lived in Ithaca, New York, and then I was asked how close 
> I was to the World Trade Center collapse. I've talked about hunting in NY and 
> gotten a (dead serious) response of "How do people hunt with all the 
> buildings around?"  People also assume that a person from New York has to 
> cope with gangs, gridlock, daily shootings, etc.  I met a kid from NY State 
> who briefly went to school in England, he said one of the teachers pulled him 
> aside to ask him how many people he'd killed.   To be fair, it is stupid that 
> they gave a city and a state the same name.
>  
> Iowa is cows and corn fields.
> New York is a city.
> Any place in the middle east is deserts and camels. 
> Transylvania == Dracula in gloomy castle.
> Old China is straw hats and kung fu.  
> Modern China is communist soldiers parading and people working in factories 
> for $5 a week.
>  
> I think for any place we haven't seen, we'll invent an image based on 
> whatever scraps of information we've seen/heard.  I also think we'll cling to 
> the images of things we don't have where we live.  That image isn't likely to 
> pass the most minimal mental scrutiny, but applying logic is something a lot 
> of folks don't practice at.
> </amateur psychology>
>  
> Maybe we should update the US's Canadian stereotype: Igloos, sled dogs, snow, 
> and potent DFS events.
>  
>  
>  
> ------ Original Message ------
> From: "Paul Stewart" <p...@paulstewart.org <mailto:p...@paulstewart.org>>
> To: af@afmug.com <mailto:af@afmug.com>
> Sent: 9/19/2016 6:39:27 AM
> Subject: Re: [AFMUG] 5.4 DFS - For the Canadians on the list
>  
>> I’m always amazed when I still meet people who think that’s true….  
>> 
>> When I was younger I can remember being in Florida for winter holidays and 
>> bumping into some folks who would always ask where you were from.  When you 
>> said Canada you would sometimes get:
>> 
>> “hey, we met a guy named Joe from Canada - do you know him?”
>> “what do you feed your dogs in Winter?” (not meaning normal family pets, 
>> they meant sled dogs)
>> “how do you heat the inside of your igloos?”
>> 
>> You get the idea… but the worst part is that some of these folks actually 
>> believed that all of Canada was covered in ice/snow and we lived in igloos…. 
>>  
>> 
>> 
>> 
>>> On Sep 18, 2016, at 9:34 PM, George Skorup <geo...@cbcast.com 
>>> <mailto:geo...@cbcast.com>> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Why would we invade Canadia, it's cold and snows there year round.
>>> 
>>> On 9/18/2016 8:18 PM, Adam Moffett wrote:
>>>> Loose lips sink ships, Sir.
>>>>  
>>>>  
>>>> ------ Original Message ------
>>>> From: "Chuck McCown" <ch...@wbmfg.com <mailto:ch...@wbmfg.com>>
>>>> To: af@afmug.com <mailto:af@afmug.com>
>>>> Sent: 9/18/2016 8:28:47 PM
>>>> Subject: Re: [AFMUG] 5.4 DFS - For the Canadians on the list
>>>>  
>>>>> Prelude to the attack...
>>>>>  
>>>>> From: Andreas Wiatowski <mailto:andr...@silowireless.com>
>>>>> Sent: Sunday, September 18, 2016 6:27 PM
>>>>> To: af@afmug.com <mailto:af@afmug.com>
>>>>> Subject: [AFMUG] 5.4 DFS - For the Canadians on the list
>>>>>  
>>>>> Anyone seeing the crazy amount of DFS events in 5.4 that started last 
>>>>> Monday?
>>>>>  
>>>>> They are not going away…and they are happening from Toronto all the way 
>>>>> to Woodstock, Ontario.  Anyone else seeing this?
>>>>>  
>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>> 
>>>>> Andreas Wiatowski, CEO
>>>>> Silo Wireless Inc.
>>>>> 519-449-5656 x-600

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