Image by Chris Breikss via FlickrThe PM was in fine form speaking in Crapaud, PEI tonite.
He mentioned how Canada has weathered the recession better than any other developed nation, and how "on top" we are basking in the medal success of the Vancouver Olympics, and Canada's influence at the G8 and G20 meetings.
He said that Canadians have good reasons to be justifiably proud of the success of our country, and we don't have to resort to cheap America-bashing like Liberal governments of old.
He mentioned a whole bunch of sensible initiatives and emphasized how the government is obstructed at every turn -- every turn -- by the scallywag Liberal-NDP-Bloc alliance. Boo! Double-boo! How could anyone oppose this PM and his sensible initiatives??!!
He said the world recovery is still fragile, with other countries having mountains of debt. The economy is Canadian's number one concern going forward.
Mike Duffy, of course, was there.
I also spotted Stephen Taylor of Blogging Tories and historian Michael Bliss.
It was also fun to spot the
I had a chance to speak with the Prime Minister for a few minutes and mentioned how I used to work with his Dad, Joe Harper, at Imperial Oil in Toronto. I told the PM his Dad was a real gentleman, which he was.
The hot-dogs were good, and there was cake to polish things off.
And that's the way the Tory Ball bounces.