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Featherweight champ Jelena Mrdjenovich talks about what keeps her fighting

'When you get bitten by the boxing bug, people just yearn for it. '

Erica Wiebe is ready to go for gold, again

The Rio gold medalist explains why going for a second gold medal might be harder than winning the first one

Olivia Apps explains rugby's life lessons

'I knew if I could take on anything on the rugby field, I could take on anything in life'

Five elite Canadian female athletes talk about performance, blazing trails, and managing expectations

What’s harder than winning a gold medal? Defending it

'No one can help you with that except your partner'

Melissa Humana-Paredes explains the importance of teamwork in beach volleyball

Nathan Shepherd's long road to the NFL

Jets defensive end talks about football, overcoming obstacles, and his love of snakes

Olympian Krista DuChene explains why the Boston Marathon is so special

I thought 'Oh good grief! There's other marathons!' But I did it, and I was like 'Yup, I get it now'

Nazem Kadri doesn't mind playing the villain

The Maple Leafs centre talks about getting booed, handling pressure, and Toronto's media spotlight
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From Slinkys to Elmos: the 20th Century's most iconic Christmas toys

Here are just a few of the things a (lucky) Canadian family might have found under the tree over the last six decades.
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In the 1990s Canadians (secretly) invaded America

We were all over America’s TV, radio and movie screens, and they didn’t even know it
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From racquetball to jazzercise: A look at iconic '80s fitness trends

In the 1980s, Canadians were determined to have the perfect body, and were willing to try anything to get it.
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Dangerous '70s toys that would terrify modern parents

It really was a different time. In that it was a time where you were much more likely to suffer serious injury

Crazy things we told housewives in the 1950s

The 1950s were not easy on women. As housewifery became a high-pressure occupation, lots of people wanted to give advice.
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We were so obsessed with the space age in the '60s, our buildings looked like this

Seven examples of futuristic ‘60s design that are still with us today
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Frugal kitchens, ice boxes and other reasons the '40s was a tough decade for foodies

We saved our animal fat and grew victory gardens: How Canadians supported WWII from our kitchens