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Ten Reasons Why America is Awesome

1.       The Blues The Blues is a uniquely American musical form, having its origins in traditional Native American music (don’t believe me – read this, or listen to the music of Tuscarora artist Pura Fé), blended with the music of African slaves. Without the blues, we wouldn’t have Rock & Roll, Jazz, or Country & Western. And although there are those who wouldn’t mourn the loss of C & W, America’s contribution to music is undeniable. 2.       Food in New Orleans Jambalaya, gumbo, blackened shrimp, hush puppies, fried frog legs. Stay for several days...

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Reflection of the Gods has received a great review from Drakosden.

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Ten Reasons Why Canada Rocks

1.       Rocks The Canadian Shield is approximately four billion years old, formed of the oldest rock on earth. It is eight million square kilometres in size, most of it is found in Canada, and almost every square centimetre looks like this: 2.       Size Because we all know size is what counts. Canada’s landmass is nearly ten million square kilometres. Only Russia is larger. We’re number two. Woot! 3.       Niagara Falls Yes, I know we have to share Niagara Falls with the United States, but the more spectacular Horseshoe Falls is all ours. In order to enjoy...

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