Calgarians are reacting hilariously to the city's current cold spell

Feb 8 2019, 2:44 am

Sure, the temperatures have plummeted down to -25°C (-40°C if you factor in the wind chill), but it’s not like you’ll see Calgarians complaining.

Sitting further north than most of Canada’s large cities — we said “most,” Edmontonians — Calgary is no stranger to cold winds, chilling temperatures, and snow-covered landscapes.

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While the yuppies on the other side of the Rocky Mountains might shut their city down at the first sign of snow, Calgarians persevere, even going so far as taking a leisurely bike ride in these so-cold-you’re-risking-frost-bite temperatures.

It’s not that the wintery weather is being ignored completely, of course, but rather that Calgarians seem to have a humorous handle on the place they live, and just how cold the winters here can really get.

Case in point:

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