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05-25-1999, 12:24 AM
A recent TV ad extolling the joys of three fast food joints and a sci-fi extravaganza offers a contest open to all 50 states, US territories and possessions, and Canadians, except residents of Quebec. Did they secede when no one was looking ? Is gambling illegal in Francophone Canada ? Or is it some arcane payback for French traffic signs ?

05-25-1999, 04:44 PM
This question has been asked on another thread. By me. So I know.

05-28-1999, 03:29 AM
I searched the other threads by "Quebec" and "contests" and "matt_mcl". Didn't find it, but I tried. Please enlighten.

06-02-1999, 08:41 AM
Go here.

http://www.straightdope.com/ubb/Forum3/HTML/000682.html