The “99 reasons it’s better to be Canadian” (National, July 8) was not only inspiring but, indeed, educational. May I offer the 100th reason why we in Canada are very fortunate: Canada shares a 5,051km undefended border with the second-best country in the world.
Plus the myth of progress, a novel based on a famous advertising slogan, why austerity doesn’t work, conversations with Afghans and historical photographsBy BRIAN BETHUNE, SARAH WEINMAN, ANDREW STOBO SNIDERMAN8 min
CANADIAN PRODUCER-DIRECTOR IVAN Reitman—whose films include Stripes, Ghostbusters and Kindergarten Cop—was the Hollywood godfather for a generation of comedy stars, including Bill Murray, John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd. He made his breakthrough as the producer of National Lampoon’s Animal House
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