Election Fever is now projecting a new election in 2009. The results are in, more or less. Is it Groundhog Day? Did we fall through a crack in the space-time continuum and return to August? After 37 campaign days and millions of dollars, the results of Canada's 40th Election strongly mirror the... results of Canada's 39th Election.
Congratulations to Stephen Harper and his Conservative teammates. Back-to-back minority governments? Sweet! It's like you hit the post twice but the puck still managed to trickle past the goalie. Then again, that goalie was Stéphane Dion. And he showed up with no blocker, two left skates and a stick made out of cotton.
Dear Liberal Party: Turn out the lights on your way out, please.