This long federal election campaign is rife with opinion polls that may or may not predict who will come out on top on Oct. 19, the only poll that counts.
Every major news organization seems to be tracking the electorate’s every burp and fart trying to detect the pivotal shift that could swing the vote.
Yahoo Canada didn’t want to be left out but decided to take a different approach, by conducting a very small, completely unscientific poll of well-informed, politically engaged Canadians – editorial cartoonists.
We asked one question: From the standpoint of a professional needler, which leader would you most like to see win the election? Who offers potentially the deepest vein of cartooning gold if he becomes prime minister, incumbent Conservative Stephen Harper, Liberal Justin Trudeau, or New Democrat Thomas Mulcair?
Yes, we know we should include the Greens’ Elizabeth May and maybe Gilles Duceppe of the Bloc Quebecois, but neither of them will move into 24 Sussex Drive.
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