Into the wayback machine, Sherman:
During the conference call, when someone informed participants that there was a [listeriosis] victim in Prince Edward Island, [Conservative MP and Agriculture Minister Gerry] Ritz joked he hoped it was Wayne Easter - a Liberal MP from P.E.I.
That was just a joke, though. Not serious. Get over it. Really.
BONUS TRACK: Cherniak_WTF reminds us of those playful little scamps in the Conservative Party:
In the recording, MacDonnell said the isotope issue is "confusing to a lot of people."
"But it's sexy," Ms. [Lisa] Raitt said. "Radioactive leaks. Cancer."
Yeah. Cancer. "Sexy." If only Photoshop had been involved. What fun we would have had.