Edmonton Sun | 09Jul2011 | Orest Slepokura

Feelin' TORY for themselves

On Sunday [03Jul2011], Sun Media published a column by John Robson reminding readers of how China’s communist regime under Chairman Mao killed 60 million people. Days later, we learn Conservative Party of Canada president John Walsh, no less, sent China’s present-day communist leaders a congratulatory letter on the 90th anniversary of their dictatorial and undemocratic rule, assuring them that he “appreciated the Chinese Communist Party.” How’s that for “fearful symmetry?”

Orest Slepokura

(Had a good Kipling pun about not-so-bright tigers, but it was a bit obtuse.)