It's Our Own Fault for Being So Darn Nice

Sean Durkan
Published: Wednesday, 09/12/2007 12:00 am EDT

Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Canadian politicians in general, are used to having comedians crash political events. It is a staple gag for the cast members of CBC's This Hour Has 22 Minutes to pose as reporters in scrums. In its vintage years, original cast member Mary Walsh would often pounce on unsuspecting pols dressed as Marg, Princess Warrior–a parody on Lucy Lawless's Xena, Warrior Princess, character.

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