Thursday, February 09, 2006

How not to succeed in politics

CBC News: 'I don't really care' about reaction to party switch: Emerson. Unless there's a sea change in Emerson's public posture, he's going down in the next election, you can write it down. Publicly expressed contempt for the views of the people who elected you is not helpful. Impolitical thinks Emerson, who has been appointed to top positions all his life, missed out on some of the fundamentals of Electoral Politics 101...