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Comment Of The Day: Candanavian Edition

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It’s not often that a new word comes along to describe something that has already existed, and it’s even harder to invent something that sticks in the lexicon. I think that may have happened today, as I’ll be using Candanavian to describe heroes with half-baked badassery like this from now until the end of the universe.

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This is by no means any kind of slight to our northerly neighbors, in fact it’s something of a badge of honor. It seems that anywhere with cold temperatures, long winters, and lengthy periods of long nights is capable of turning out a similar type of human. These are folks with ingenuity, folks with a penchant for creating and doing the unthinkable. These are Candanavians.

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Congratulations to Jan Quadrant Vincent 16. Michael down your Vincents! for your COTD victory. You’ve made my day, and my vocabulary.

Jalopnik contributor with a love for everything sketchy and eclectic.

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velnox
MTL Engineer in Training

As a Montrealer, we think Ontario is the Florida.