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daleo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-08-05 11:17 AM
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36. Well, upthread I said I didn't think the Harper polls would last long
Edited on Tue Nov-08-05 11:18 AM by daleo
I have been reading Peter Newman's Mulroney book. Even though Newman is rather sympathetic to Mulroney, going through the book brings back such unpleasant memories that you are quickly reminded of why Canadians still shy away from the Conservatives, 12 years later.
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     - Well, upthread I said I didn't think the Harper polls would last long  daleo   Nov-08-05 11:17 AM   #36 
        - It is very true re Mulroney, he was SO disastrous to Canada!  Spazito   Nov-08-05 12:37 PM   #37 

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