Nothing changed. It’s still the same play with the same cast of characters. There were a few extras that were changed, but no one noticed.
Although the present (and past) Prime Minister declared he would not call another election for 4 years (the twig trying to be as much as the shrub that he can), he suddenly felt the need to have one much earlier. With no change. It cost us over $300 million. Oh, well.
One of the good things about our system in
It was difficult to know that there was an election here. If it wasn’t for the mandatory 396 minutes that each broadcaster must make available for political parties to purchase for advertising during the 2008 election campaign, there would have been nothing on the media at all. I never did see any posters, lawn signs, or billboards anywhere during these 37 days. It was all very subdued – very Canadian.
The rest of the population apparently didn’t know there was an election either, for there were less than 60% of the eligible voters that actually voted – the lowest ever in the history of
So nothing has changed. Everything is still the same. *sigh*
I did some spinning and Navajo plying-on-the-go with my CD spindle today. It was fun!