Chris Selley pens (emphasis his):
Conceivably, the Supreme Court might not rule on this until October — and if they uphold the decision against Mr. Opitz, Prime Minister Stephen Harper would then have six months to call a by-election.
I don’t know about you, dear readers, but I parse this as:
Stephen Harper will take six months to call a by-election.
It started Saturday morning with a twitter posting by Ross Morley in Etobicoke stating: “Just took a #CPC telemkter call in Etobicoke Centre “calling for Stephen Harper and Ted Opitz”. And “They’re trying to overthrow your vote”
Much of the subsequent online discussion related to the calls…
It would seem that, much like the phreakers of old, the federal cons just can’t stop dicking with the phones.