There’s been much talk about the subtle change Canadian singer Jully Black made to “O Canada” when she performed it at last Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game. Instead of going with the usual “O Canada/Our home and native land,” she changed it to “O Canada/Our home ON native land.” She sang the truth. Most of the reaction has been very positive. For example:
I do want to point out that she was not the first to make this change. My buddy William Shatner suggested this years ago.