SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileCanadians spend more time online than web surfers in other countries and gravitate towards the latest internet trends faster, according to a web measurement company.Canada was the only country in which users logged an average of more than 2,500 minutes online a month, which is almost 42 hours, according to measurement company comScore. Israel was second with an average of around 2,300 minutes, while a few other countries were around the 2,000 minute mark.The company also said Canada had the highest penetration of internet access. About 68 per cent of the Canadian population is online, comScore estimated in April, compared to 62 per cent in France and the United Kingdom, 60 per cent in Germany, 59 per cent in the United States, 57 per cent in Japan, and 36 per cent in Italy.Canadians were also found to embrace web trends like Facebook and YouTube faster and more enthusiastically than their international counterparts.
Plus, I think there is a massive inflow of tourists coming to Canada. The tourist population has an impact on the global business in luxury goods. Today Canada is a significant market for us, whereas it was not 15 years ago; it was pretty marginal. Moses’ parents did indeed place Moses in the Nile, but not to die rather, to perhaps have Divine intervention, for why else would they have taken great care to secure him in a water sealed basket to float down the river? As the story goes, Moses gained the attention of Pharaoh’s daughter, who rescued him and raised him as her own. Certainly, he would have lived the life of a prince. And though it’s not clear, he must also have been aware of his Hebrew beginning, especially since his mother and sister were instrumental in his care during infancy.
Pete and Linda Bain took over the Rising Sun and remained till around 1995. The first thing I noticed was that ‘Buff’ (Pete) had removed the video juke box out of the lounge (agh!). Fortunately, things improved and these were to become the golden days of the Rising Sun for me and many others, including notorious trips to York Races and minibus trips to Castleton in summer and winter.
Unfortunately, on the day that Elvis decided to stop by, Phillips was not there. His tireless secretary and assistant, Marion Keisker, was running the recording studio alone. She noticed Elvis’ flamboyant clothes and his long, slicked back hair and engaged him in conversation.
Feeding the birds all season seems to cut back on the damage to seedlings. Letting the snakes stay under the wood storage rack cuts back on the voles and other small rodents. Providing shady nooks and upturned pots gives the toads a safe haven and in return, they keep the slug damage to a minimum.