“Downtown Toronto, forget it.
Downtown Toronto, nobody wears the poppy…
You people that come here, whatever it is, you love our way of life, love our milk and honey.
At least you could pay a couple of bucks for poppies or something like that.
These guys paid for your way of life that you enjoy in Canada.
These guys paid the biggest price.”
That’s not poetry, but vintage Coach’s Corner stuff on Hockey Night in Canada: another politically incorrect, non-hockey-related rant from 85-year-old Canadian icon Don “Grapes” Cherry.
This time it exploded like a bomb and ended his career. Read the rest of this entry »