stretch, why push your luck?
The Constitutional Act of 1791 created Upper and Lower Canada, and granted the residents there the ability to hold elections and maintain their own representative governments. Just because they didn't officially declare independance from England, doesn't mean they weren't and didn't consider themselves to be Canadians.
What I want to know, is who sat there timing a team of sled dogs devouring somebody? The same guys who send video to RealTV no doubt.