Permit me a wee bit of pride in my country. We Canadians hardly ever boast. We are a quiet, humble nation.
Until we get a hockey stick in our hands.
Or a beer in our bellies.
Or we totally rock the Winter Olympics!
Despite the fact that I thought the closing ceremonies were not very good (loved Catriona spoofing the failed hydraulics, and loved Neil Diamond, and Michael Buble, but come on, floating beavers and moose and women dressed like Mountie strippers?!) I loved the energy of the whole Olympic experience. This is so unlike Canada. We never wave flags or get carried away like this.
It feels good.
And this is what Bill Shatner tried to do last night: