Stockwell Day's geography lesson
Call it a blunder, a slip-up, a goof or a gaffe, but if it happens on the campaign trail it can make an election a lot more interesting – or even alter the outcome. From a Tory leader's famous fumble to a Liberal staffer's "beer and popcorn" bungle, CBC Digital Archives presents a selection of memorable Canadian federal election errors.
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: Oct. 24, 2000
Guest(s): Bonny Brown, Stockwell Day, Ben Harder
Reporter: Eric Sorensen
Last updated: February 3, 2012
Page consulted on September 10, 2014
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