I must say it was a bit unexpected, not even a day after Harper became the Prime Minister he started to mess up. The issue at hand is the appointment of David Emerson and, Michael Fortier. Many of you have probably heard a lot about David Emerson recently, and I'm pretty sure none of it has been good. Luckily for Mr. Fortier, he hasn't had the same misfortune. Don't misinterpret that in any sense meaning he was rightfully appointed, people would just rather focus on Emerson because he was a larger shock to the system.
David Emerson, what a character; he ran as a Liberal in this past election, won by a large margin, and crossed the floor even before there was one to cross. If I remember correctly, not even a year ago that Belinda Stronach did the same thing, and was nearly torn apart by verbal flak from the tories. It would be somewhat redundant to ask if anyone sees the hypocrisy in this situation. Nevertheless, it remains so.
I'm hesitant to place this as strike one against the tories, I'll only do so if Harper or Emerson decide to hold a by-election. I predict the same events would occur as they did to the Liberals after they called The Gomery Inquisition. The best thing in this scenario would be to play by the saying, "out of sight, out of mind". No one... [continues]
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