You know us ugly Americans — we’re so centered on our own problems that few of us have noticed that there is weird stuff going down in Ottawa.
In Java, Literally asks: What’s going on, eh?
See also Phil’s take at Still Racing in the Street.
Alan Gen X at 40 is providing daily coverage of PM Stephen Harper’s shutdown of Parliament.
(By the way, Alan has commented repeatedly on the shockingly bad video made by Quebec politician Stephane Dion the other day; you can view it here.)
We often think of Canada having an English-Francophone problem, but less discussed in the U.S. is Canada’s East-West divide. These events have a lot to do with that.