Canada

Requested by Tim

Canadian Fact 1 (Mar. 4–Mar. 10, 2007)

Canada covers six timezones: Atlantic, Eastern, Central, Mountain, Pacific, and Newfoundland, which is half an hour earlier than Atlantic Time.  The only country with more timezones is Russia.

Canadian Fact 2 (Mar. 11–Mar. 17, 2007)

Canada has no single written constitution.  Instead there are a series of laws, traditions, and court decisions which act as one.

Canadian Fact 3 (Mar. 18–Mar. 24, 2007)

There are Canadian embassies or consulates in many American cities: Anchorage, Alaska; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, and San Jose, California; Denver, Colorado; Miami, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Boston, Massachusetts; Detroit, Michigan; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Princeton, New Jersey; Buffalo and New York City, New York; Raleigh, North Carolina; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Dallas and Houston, Texas; and Seattle, Washington.

Canadian Fact 4 (Mar. 25–Mar. 31, 2007)

Ninety percent of Canadians live within 160 km (100 mi) of the United States.