Fuzzy wuzzy distractions

"In spite of all the very important deals and the billions of dollars of contracts we signed this week, more people in Canada will notice the pandas than anything else." —Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaking Feb. 11, at the end of his visit to China, to Bo Xilai, Communist Party head for Chongqing.

Published: Wednesday, 02/15/2012 12:00 am EST

"In spite of all the very important deals and the billions of dollars of contracts we signed this week, more people in Canada will notice the pandas than anything else."

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