Well here's a twist on the usual state of affairs.
We can't get Michael Ignatieff to come and talk to reporters today. A statement on the Ruby Dhalla resignation -- http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/article/629897 -- will have to do, we're told.
But the notoriously media-shy Prime Minister has actually picked up a phone to call The Star's Richard Brennan. About hockey, naturally. Here's the story: http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/article/629840
Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff hiding from the press; Harper phoning a reporter? Things sure have changed since I was last here.