Friday, May 29, 2009

$1,300 A Night For A Room? Maybe Harper Was Right -- A Commentary

Seaside View Of Cannes

From The Montreal Gazette:

"I think when ordinary working people come home, turn on the TV and see ... a bunch of people at a rich gala ... all subsidized by the taxpayers, claiming their subsidies aren't high enough, when they know their subsidies have gone up, I'm not sure that's something that resonates with ordinary people."

Remember those words? If you don't, Prime Minister Stephen Harper envies you. No one in the arts community - especially the Quebec arts community - will ever let the PM forget what he said last year about their subsidies.

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