I have a co-worker who is from Columbia, emigrated here 9 years ago, and these temperatures scare the crap out of him. It is better now. Last time we had this kind of cold (4 years ago) the cold snap lasted two weeks. He would come into work almost crying. It was kind of funny, in a sick Canadian humour kind of way.
Here's wishing all of you warmth today, unless you are Misty and it is perfect out and you are gardening, then I am just jealous!
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