From Alex Strachan of CanWest Media:
- Mercer gets serious about politics
“Rick Mercer is not out to rock the vote. Seriously. Seriousness may not be his stock in trade, but he is serious about one thing: Canada’s Next Great Prime Minister, the reality-TV competition he is hosting this weekend is not an exercise in partisan politics, or a seminar in the art of the backroom deal. No one will be able to watch Canada’s Next Great Prime Minister and accuse it of having a Liberal or Conservative lean, Mercer says — be they Grit, Tory, NDP or Rhino.” Read more.