‘Canadian Town Bans “4”‘ (2014)

Richmond Hill, Ontario, a suburb of Toronto, in 2013 banned the number “4” from new addresses because they thought Chinese people would be offended by it.

https://leeduigon.com/2014/01/18/canadian-town-bans-4/

The number “4” is still banned in Richmond Hill. In 2015 they also banned the national anthem, O, Canada. Excludes non-Canadians, don’t you know.

Read the original post to get a feel for their profound reasoning.

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

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