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Olympic hats create storm - but it could have been worse

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Much drama and political theatre in the House foyer as opposition MPs like Liberal Hedy Fry (below) were aghast over official caps for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games bearing a similar logo  to the Conservative Party logo. 

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Toronto NDP MP Olivia Chow was upset the hats were made in China. (That is just soooo Beijing 2008!)

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Liberals were handing out the caps in the foyer.  Alykhan Velshi (left), aide to Immigration Minister Jason Kenney (right), seemed to be happy to score a free hat. 

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And what  if the Liberals would have been in power  and a similar  “coincidence”  happened ?  Maybe Canadian Olympic athletes would have been walking around with a big “L” on their foreheads.

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