Thursday, May 17, 2012

Fact of the Day: New Scotland


The Canadian province of Nova Scotia is Latin for "New Scotland". This was originally because of a group of Scottish settlers who were sent by King Charles I to set up a colony. 

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  1. The last thing the world needs is another Scotland.

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  2. Another interesting country name fact. Interesting comment from Tony though...

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  3. and this entire time ive been drawing the flag with inverted colours on draw something.

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  4. So do they wear kilts in Nova Scotia or is that part of the New Scotland movement: no skirts?

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