8 expenses with creation of fake lake in Ignatieff's yard
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spending to recreate the look of Muskoka cottage country in a Toronto media
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In the middle of Liberal Leader Michel Ignatieff's yard was a blue plastic
children's wading wholesale
jerseys pool. A cardboard plaque proclaimed it to be "Fake Lake Harper" and
warned "No Diving."
Reporters were invited to lounge on vinyl Muskoka chairs and watch plastic
ducks and tiny boats bobbing in the pond, while recorded loon calls played in
the background. Life jackets cheap nfl jerseys china were available for anyone
who wanted to venture into the three inch deep waters.
One boat carrying muppet Ernie and his rubber duckie was dubbed the "Captain
Tony," after Industry www.wholesalejerseysusa.us.com Minister
Tony Clement, whose Muskoka riding has been flooded with cash in advance of the
G 8 summit.
A remote controlled craft with a plastic action figure glued to its deck was
dubbed the "Stuntwell Day" a reference to Treasury Board president Stockwell
Day, who once famously arrived for a press conference wearing a wetsuit
riding a personal watercraft.
Yet another craft, the wholesalejerseysusa.us.com SS Bigwin, was
perched on a rock in the middle of the pond in honour of the vintage steamship
in Clement's riding which has received almost $400,000 in federal restoration
funding and which won't be seaworthy until after the G 8 leaders have left the
In lieu of the Jumbotron that will broadcast images of Muskoka to
international reporters in the summit media centre, the Liberals posted a small
photo of a real lake beside their pool.