Man of the People

In which the prime minister tries to promote his new home reno tax credit by showing up at an ongoing two-year project to add a thousands-of-square-feet addition to a half-million dollar home, uses a nail gun but forgets to wear safety goggles for the cameras, screws it up anyway. Oh, and the city sent a special crew the night before to clean the street so he’d be able to drive smoothly up to the curb. And there’s a Starbucks two blocks away.