Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Olympic Torch Touches Down In Quebec

Torchbearer Lukasi Tukkiapik, right, and Cindy Koneak are seen passing the Olympic flame to one another on a beach in Kuujjauq, Quebec. (Jonathan Hayward/Associated Press/Canadian Press)

From The CBC:

The 2010 Olympic flame is making its first foray into "La belle province."

Homes in the northern village of Kuujjuaq, Que., emptied of inhabitants as most residents came out to welcome the 2010 Olympic flame to its first stop in Quebec.

Four torchbearers carried the flame through fresh snow in the mostly Inuit community of about 2,000, located 1,500 kilometres north of Montreal.

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My Comment: Looking at all of that snow makes me sick ....

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