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That Time Samantha Bee Hilariously Schooled Katie Couric In The Art Of Poutine

"It's a life-changing experience."

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Samantha Bee is totally killing it with her new show, Full Frontal. So Katie Couric had her sit down for an interview. In a hilarious excerpt posted online, Kouric asked whether Americans or Canadians do food better.

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Bee's response was perfect. First, she rephrased the question to the only one that matters.

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A question for which there is only one correct answer.

(Don't worry, she gave proper credit to Quebec.)
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(Don't worry, she gave proper credit to Quebec.)

Which led an exchange that literally every Canadian has had when outside of the homeland:

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Yes, these are the faces you make when Katie Couric tells you she has never heard of poutine.

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Bee explained what Poutine is and correctly summed up what's it's like to eat it.

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Couric was shocked.

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But let's be honest, she probably instructed an assistant go get her one as soon as they finished taping. Because poutine:

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This Facebook commenter has it right.

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Watch the poutine exchange here:

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And then go eat some, for Canada 🇨🇦