Posts Tagged: saint patrick

Apr 11

Today in Hystery April 5th

“On this day in 1958, in one of the largest non-nuclear explosions of all time, the marine hazard Ripple Rock, off Campbell River, British Columbia, was destroyed. Shortly after the massive explosion, the Canadian government claimed responsibility.”

Mar 11

Today in Hystery March 17th

“On this day in 1858, in Toronto Ontario, a riot broke out during the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade. One man was stabbed to death. This is why, if you live in Toronto, it’s much safer to go to the Santa Claus Parade. Leprechauns might like fighting, but elves wouldn’t dare.”