From the box to the bowl
Election campaigns have teams of people at the ready to adjust metaphors, turns of phrase or broader themes that are used by leaders in their speeches out on the trail.
For the last few days one of the lines garnering the best reaction for Liberal Leader Stéphane Dion had been the one he uses to attack the Conservatives' $45-million cuts to culture funding.
Dion has been saying "there is more culture in a box of yogurt than in the Conservative government."
The crowd mostly cheers, but some people have raised their eyebrows at the idea of a box of yogurt.
The line has now been adjusted. Tonight for the first time, Dion began saying,
"There is more culture in a BOWL of yogurt…"
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