Fun, and not so fun facts from the National Post:

    • It’s colder in Winnipeg than it has ever been in Scotland (ever)
    • If your car won’t start in Edmonton, it will take 16 hours for a tow truck to arrive
    • Approximately 0.00003 per cent of Canada isn’t freezing right now
    • A swath of Canada the size of Europe was under an extreme cold warning
    • Canada’s warmest city is still colder than the record lows of more than 30 countries
    • Saskatoon is colder than both the north and south poles
    • Alberta’s warmest place was almost as cold as Mars
    • Toronto is colder than CFS Alert, the world’s northernmost permanently inhabited place
    • Most of the world’s animals would die if left in Montreal