The Final Days: Scarborough

(From now through the end of the campaign next week, I’ll be with the Liberal tour. Regular reports should appear here irregularly.)

No aberration then, that TV interview. In the basement of Flipper’s Fish House, Mr. Dion just gave an altogether impassioned scrum (if such a thing is possible). The traveling press corps are increasingly at a bit of a loss to find anything “new” in what the candidate has to say, but there is perhaps not much new to say at this point—just make your case over and over and over again.

One assumes too that Mr. Dion is keenly aware that every word he speaks may represent his last chance to convince someone within earshot before Tuesday. Pretty much everything should probably be interpreted through that context from here on.

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