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Raysse and Dill say this slow pace gave them the opportunity to tweak their product offerings and let buzz build organically. The buzz factor was helped along by the fact that the brand had signed Crawford to be its face, complete with a signature basketball shoe called the J. Crossover. “We went that route because if we’re going to create product that’s so overtly not overly sporty there needs to be some authentication of what it does,” Raysse said. “And there’s a kind of quiet elegance to [Crawford’s] game that we felt was a good fit.”

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At the time of the Treaty of Paris, however, there were very few English speakers in Canada. The American Revolution changed that. The founding Englishspeaking people of Canada were United Empire Loyalists people who fled American independence and were rewarded with land in Canada. Thus Canadian English was, from its very beginning, both American because its speakers had come from the American colonies and not American, because they rejected the newly independent nation.