And suddenly Ottawa disappears up its own rear-end

While the Commons spends the day debating a Liberal motion calling on the House to defend the Charter of Rights and Freedoms against the attacks of Julian Fantino, an anonymous senior Liberal laments the unilingual nature of the Prime Minister’s rock show and a Conservative backbencher enthuses as follows.

PM Harper rocktastick at CPC Christmas Party (Stones, The Who, The Guess Who)–tonight, Iggy rumoured to read poetry at Lib Xmas Party!!!

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