Received in an email from Conservative Party people at the convention:
Received in an email from from NDP people at the convention:
Such touching camaraderie against a common foe!
Here’s the controversial propaganda being handed out by the Young Liberals.
Are the Young Liberals insulting gays and lesbians by using homosexuality as an implied insult?
Here’s Macleans take:
Liberals love to brag about how open they are toward homosexuals.
Tough to explain, then, the printed gay joke some are handing out at the expense of George W. Bush and Stephen Harper.
Riffing on a poster promoting “Brokeback Mountain,” a movie about two cowboys who fall in love, the small sticker shows the U.S. president and Canadian prime minister striking lovelorn poses in cowboy hats.
Under the title “Brokeback Conservatism,” the sticker describes “a story about two friends who share ideas, ideologies and long walks on the beach.”
Friday morning blogging the convention after a couple of great hospitality suites last night. Ignatieff had the big party at the Intercontinental, ironically where Ezra Levant had his Western Standard Party just two years ago at the CPC policy convention.
Activists at the Ignatieff hospitality suite were handing out buttons to delegates and they’re already a hit. I’ve heard that these edgy buttons even have asking prices.
I’ve collected them all!