Friday, April 17, 2015

Regarding Flin Flon

Here's an explanation of the origin of the name Flin Flon:

Because for six months of the year, Canadians have nothing better to do than film short documentary vignettes.

For example, this other guy doesn't even have an NFB grant and yet he decided to film a short adventure through Flin Flon:

Like every other town in Canada, they have a hockey team:

We won't hold it against them that Flin Flon is the birthplace of the legendary whiny worm Bobby Clarke, because Flin Flon was also the home of good guys like Kenny Baumgartner and Dean Evason.

Anyway, that's Flin Flon, one of the thousands of towns in Canada that you never hear anything about.

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