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The special relationship between Canada and the CFL. Some history going back to 1909. What it means to be a Canadian sports fan. The role of the CFL. The future of the CFL. A summary of the history of the CFL and some significant changes through which it went. Lessons learned. Changes made. The research undertaken in 2002. The role of community. The athletes. The fans. The strategy that emerged. Challenges of the "special market." Recent issues and how they were handled. Some recent announcements. The game.