minister Peter MacKay is leading The Current’s ‘Ministerial Refusals’
tally. McKay has turned down four interview requests this season, and has
journalists are left to decipher documents with enough blacked
out lines to make a KGB agent blush. At least we’re in good company – the
House of Commons Special Committee fared
no better in obtaining uncensored documents. Perhaps this is why Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberté’s space trip generated at least
23 times more international news coverage than the Canadian mission in
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morning with ____ for a session of _____.” Osama Bin Laden for a session of crokinole? Use
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