How did people in the political world amuse themselves before Twitter?
It seems everyday now a political gaffe turns into a Twitter trend.
Today's trend comes courtesy of a communications staffer in the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) who mistakenly used the term 'Harper Canada' instead of 'Harper government' in a press release.
It has spurred a #HarperCanada Twitter frenzy:
"Harper Canada" announces $500K for sewage system in NS;twitpic.com/cdg3yz
— David Akin (@davidakin) March 22, 2013
I don't want to live in #HarperCanada. I just want to live in regular Canada!!
— Canteach (@canteach) March 22, 2013
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