After Harper Fires The Statisticians And Scientists, The Historians Are Next To Go

Defense Minister Peter MacKay says England and France were on the same side during the War of 1812. This must come as quite the surprise to all the Bonapartists.

You can learn more about Peter’s view of history here through Twitter, but, seriously, do you want a guy who can’t even remember whose side Britain was on in a war they’re commemorating this year to be in charge of Canada’s military?

Author: Stephen LaRose

2006 winner of the Canadian Association of University Teachers's Award of Excellence in Journalism for a bunch of prairie dog stuff. Invited into the best homes in Regina. Once.

2 thoughts on “After Harper Fires The Statisticians And Scientists, The Historians Are Next To Go”

  1. Er… I think you meant “whose side FRANCE was on”. Even Peter McKay knows whose side England was on. I think.

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