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Today we celebrate our Independence Day! Happy 95th, Finland!

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12-06-2012, 07:14 AM
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Today we celebrate our Independence Day! Happy 95th, Finland!






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Finland, change one letter and it becomes Funland.

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Happy Independence Day, Finland! I've been to Helsinki about 8 times. Always had a good time there... I haven't been there in a few years...but is the Irish pub still there just up the hill from the central train station? Hopefully I'll get back for a visit soon. Molly Malones!! Loved it there.

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Finland, change one letter and it becomes Funland.
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@H_Kovalainen: Finland 95 years, Happy Independence Day to all fellow Finns and big respect to all veterans who made it possible

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Congratulations Finland!

In 5 years, I wonder what the party will be like.

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Huzzah Fin brothers!

The Hoito in Thunder Bay must be the place to be this morning!

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Grats!

It's kinda wierd when you think about it, Last 800 years Finland have only been independent since the first WW1.

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Finland existed before 1917.

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Finland existed before 1917.
Well, it was Russian territory a century and before that it was Swedish territory for over 600 years. Was just like another country in Sweden..

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Congrats! All things considered it's not a bad place to live in.

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Well, it was Russian territory a century and before that it was Swedish territory for over 600 years. Was just like another country in Sweden..
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Duchy_of_Finland

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It was still not "independent"

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Congrats! All things considered it's not a bad place to live in.

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Glad to see you making good use of that smiley.

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It was still not "independent"
While this is true, it was still a state called Finland which means Finland existed before 1917.

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I take it this is a day that you all come together to rue the missed opportunity to be part of Russia, and mourn this loss.

At least that's what the unionists tell us will happen here.

EDIT: Oh, and congrats!

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Crazy Finns riding their dinos into war.

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