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Canada playing for the gold medal means HOCKEY IN CHURCH

Martin Rose

Hockey was at 7 a.m. Sunday morning... but that didn't stop EVERY CANADIAN PERSON EVER from watching.

They say that hockey is like a religion in Canada. That's why we sent Steven Godfrey to watch a game, and why Andrew Berkshire wrote about how damn important hockey gold is up north.

Well, when Canada played Sweden for the gold medal today -- and won -- hockey literally was religion:

That kinda says it all. Thanks to our Maple Leafs blog, Pension Plan Puppets, here are some other images of Canada basically shutting down for the big game:

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