Mulcair and Mad Men in morning trends
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Mulcair - one of the perceived front-runners of the NDP leadership race, many judged his speech a disappointment after his entrance took half his allotted time, forcing him to speed through his own on-stage performance. Peggy Nash suffered a similar fate ahead of the first leadership ballot, while Nathan Cullen received mostly-positive reviews for his speech.
Cullen didn't give people a reason to vote for him, and Mulcair and Nash were both train wrecks.-- Andrew Coyne (@acoyne) March 24, 2012
Air Canada - while the wildcat strike by baggage handlers and ground staff at Toronto's Pearson International Airport ended Friday morning, it caused at least 84 flight cancellations and another 80 delays, leaving would-be passengers on the ground over the weekend.
The Hunger Games - the latest blockbuster film based on a teen literature series launched Friday to mostly positive reviews. Check out Eli Glasner's review here.
Mad Men - the popular television show set in the 1960s starring Jon Hamm and Elizabeth Moss begins its fifth season on Sunday. Twitter's #Discover section currently promotes a list of parody Mad Men accounts courtesy of Mashable.
So many deadlines this week. It's a good thing I have a couch in my office. Too bad I can't keep a folded shirt in my desk like @_DonDraper.-- Peggy Olson (@PeggyOlson) November 3, 2011
No one is going to believe this, but I don't really know what is going on.-- Joan Holloway Harris (@TheJoanHolloway) March 3, 2012
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