When will Canadians just grow up?

The horror! The horror!

We’re seen as America’s second best friend

With some good reason I’d say, given many Canadians’ propensity for default anti-Americanism–until St. Obama came along. Plus the fact that British governments (both stripes) are actually serious about foreign and defence policy, as are Americans generally. Whereas in Canada:

Foreign policy or posturing?

The Conservative government has tried to be more sérieux, but with only limited success I’d say–for defence specifics see here and here.
Mark C.

3 thoughts on “When will Canadians just grow up?

  1. Alan K. Henderson says:

    The UK has a far more prominent role on the international stage. To most Americans, Canada is, for the lack of a better metaphor, a very large suburb.

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