"Born into It: A Fan's Life". ISBN: 1443452815
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The hockey I was raised on, the hockey I understand, the hockey that my dad taught me about when I was a boy was intrinsically connected with fighting. I grew up in a house where we revered tough guys.
Jay's father was born in Paris, France. Jay's paternal grandfather, Johnny Baruchel, was born in Alexandria, Egypt. Jay's three other grandparents were from a Christian background. Jay's paternal grandmother, Marie-Madeleine Virlouvet, was French. Jay's maternal grandparents, Robert William Ropell and Helen Margaret Saunders, were from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and Jay's mother is of Irish, ...