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Saturday, November 17, 2007

Montreal's Anglo-French apartheid

Last night Mhambi learnt something starteling. We were in a bar in the cool Plateau area of Montreal. Right on Avenue St Laurent. Leonard Cohen's house is just down the street. Way cool. And then we were told we were standing right on a dividing line.

Corner St-Laurent / Pins
Originally uploaded by citymontreal.

"Everything West of here is English speaking Quebec, and everything East is French speaking."

Wow, kind of bizarre.

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