This is That | Sep 1, 2012 | 26:30

Military Mountain Bikes, Greenland Joins the Internet, Banning Street Performance, and Famous Canadian Pastors in the U.S.

On this episode some of our best stories of the year: The Canadian Army announces that they’ll be spending a lot money buying troops tactical mountain bikes, Greenland got the internet this week and we’re helping them celebrate, Calgary is trying to ban street performance, and we profile the many Canadian pastors that are going to the states for fame and fortune. Plus, we play your calls in reaction to our story about the neighborhood in Toronto that is trying to ban children.

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