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Mixed metaphor of the day

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We are riding a horse. Obscured by a tree. That has just been cut down.

Ken Dryden on the government’s environment policy.

What then of Canada? In his three years as Prime Minister, Stephen Harper has chosen to ride the slowest horse in the race. Except at international conferences, it has been a comfortable ride. But he cannot hide in the shade of the United States much longer.