A Thousand Word Article Says a Thousand Words

Weekly Articles from Comedian Steve Patterson

Sunday

September

12

2021

5 Ways The Canadian Illuminati Can Make Leaders’ Debates Better

But if, at the outset, we can remind people what brings us together and share a laugh it makes whatever follows more likely to be listened to.

Well, I’ll say this about the Leaders’ debates that took place at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Quebec this week; they brought an overwhelming majority of consensus to the forefront. Unfortunately though, that consensus is… this country needs to drastically improve the way we do Leaders’ debates. From the format of having five parties represented of which two have a legitimate mathematical chance of winning, to the truly inexplicable inclusion of having more journalists and non-journalists asking questions than the already too many candidates, to the choice of a moderator for the English debate who appeared to be a scorned supply teacher hell-bent on interrupting the candidates more than they interrupted each other, this really was the least informative, most impossible to follow Leaders’ debate in Canadian History. Which I suppose at least explains the choice of venue.

Read the rest of this article (and more!) by subscribing or logging in to your account...

Log In

Already registered? Log in with your email and password below to continue reading this article.

Subscribe

There are now two great options for subscribing to The Pattersonian and receiving the weekly articles via email. $40* gets you access to all the 2021 articles including everything in the archive or $20* gets you access to all articles published from September to December 2021.

*Plus applicable taxes, calculated at check out.

The Pattersonian is proudly sponsored by...

Available now...

Steve Patterson's second book, "Dad Up!" hits stores June 1!