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Sham-ocracy

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The Toronto Star begins a six-part series on Parliament.

Still, as a folly it’s a magnificent piece of work. Its Gothic facades, theatrical forums and mahogany history are as fantastic as any theme park. It whirs and clanks, billows smoke and oozes importance. It’s an icon and, all in all, a pretty good show.

Part One, on MP expenses, is here.