Thanks to a TSF reader for this Tweet attributed to Andrew Coyne, national editor of Maclean's and CBC political panelist:
"I guess all i can say is I'd rather be caught naked in a massage parlour than fully clothed working for SunNews."
Speaking of the new Quebecor venture, Bell satellite subscribers sitting down yesterday for an anticipated day of post-election gloating found only a blank screen.
A Canadian Press story says Quebecor requested the plug be pulled by May 3 in a fee dispute with Bell.
Except for the opportunity to see a few Toronto Sun vets again, no great loss. Bring back Sun TV and Supernatural reruns.
Now that Harper has a majority, perhaps Canada no longer needs a news channel devoted to 24-hour far right frothing.