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From track star to Rhodes Scholar, destiny seemed to have paved a golden path for John Napier Turner. Born with good looks and charisma to spare, the bilingual lawyer entered politics in the 1960s touted as Canada's answer to John F. Kennedy. But it would take more than two decades and a self-imposed political exile before he would have a chance to claim his crown as prime minister.

Satirist Max Ferguson (as Santa Claus) thinks up new and more humorous uses for John Turner's controversial newsletters.
Medium: Radio
Program: Don Harron's Morningside
Broadcast Date: Dec. 22, 1978
Host: Don Harron
Performer: Max Ferguson
Duration: 4:13

Last updated: March 12, 2013

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