To Canadian TTR diehards "Looking for a place to happen"

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  1. marshe

    marshe The Original Hottie and Hellraiser Registered Member

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    Happy Tragically Hip Day!

    It was back in old seventy two, the last time I remember, a televised event that unites the country in the way, this will tonite.

    Think of it as a celebration of life and stifle any tears.
    He is still alive and doin what he loves, for the whole nation to witness.

    They are OUR lil Canadian secret and personify 'the land of the beaver' Rock N Roll.
    Long Live The Hip!

    Twist My Arm in a Gift Shop in Bobcaygeon, while we Blow at High Dough.

    And I will have Courage, and Grace Too, Locked in a Trunk of a Car with Poets, At the Hundrenth Meridian.

    If you see the 38 years Old, Highway Girl with The Fifty Mission Cap, tell her New Orleans is Sinking, but the Wheat Kings, with Little Bones and Three Pistols, have Boots OR Hearts for her.

    If you are at the Sexy Pool today, tell Charlie to play some Hip in honor of National Hip Day

    And chuckle over the fact that, our American pals have no idea what this thread is about
     
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  2. Nikki&Ira

    Nikki&Ira Secretary of Octoberbreast Registered Member

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    Tragically Hip was the first and only concert that I slept outside the night before tickets went on sale.....now I will add this was before smart phones and the Internet was not freely available

    It was a great night camping in the city with friends and a fantastic concert!

    Nikki
     
  3. marshe

    marshe The Original Hottie and Hellraiser Registered Member

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    You watching it in a bar today or having a house party?
     
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    marshe The Original Hottie and Hellraiser Registered Member

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    We're going to a barn party near Belleville, Ontario that will air the concert.

    Show will be great, weather sizzling, and the beers flowing !

    Enjoy y'all :)
     
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    marshe The Original Hottie and Hellraiser Registered Member

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    Belleville and the ol Bay of Quinte!

    NY-ICE area
    Perfect spot to watch a Canadian Celebration
     
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    britsrhot2 I can choose my own title Registered Member

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    Canada is officially closed for the next 2 hrs or so in tribute to Gord Downie and the rest of the Hip . Enjoy the show wherever you watch it .
    This will probably be one of the most watched shows ever in Canadian TV history .
     
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    That show was incredible!
     
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    JanScott I can choose my own title Registered Member

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    That it was!