• Why Do Canadians Give Nickelback the Mean Girls Treatment?

    5 monthes ago - By Flare

    We've all been there. Trying to fit in with the in crowd by disregarding things we truly love in favour of what's “cool.” It happened to me with my pre-teen obsession with Garfield comics; and it's a core theme in the cinema classic Mean Girls .
    In the 2004 flick, Cady Heron disregards the friends she *actually* likes, the clothes she typically wears and the music she truly enjoys in favour of the approved passions of The Plastics. In a surprising twist, this plot point basically encapsulates Canada's relationship with the band that the world loves to hate: Nickelback.
    For many Canadians...
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