He said negative attacks can be effective in an election campaign, but only if they ring true with voters.
"To cast John Tory as Mike Harris II, there's no resonance in that," Mr. Wilson said. "Harris cut education spending, Tory is talking about spending on religious schools. They're radically different."
But Liberal strategists likely think that the Ontario Lemmings can be easily fooled. And with good reason. Polls are indicating at least a Liberal minority, if not majority.
Even Dalton's broken promises are the fault of the P.C.'s!
Blaming his decision to introduce the health tax on the Conservatives, Mr. McGuinty yesterday sought voter support nonetheless.
"So now what I'm saying to Ontarians, 'You know what folks? Here we are, warts and all. We made a tough call. You make the decision,' " he said.
Within minutes, Mr. Tory had responded in kind.
"I think he'd better order in a very big shipment of that stuff you spray on a wart, because I think he's got a lot of work to do," he said.
Warts are stubborn though, aren't they? You think they're gone and they just keep coming back.
Come on, Ontario Lemmings! You know what to do. It might be painful, but it will only hurt for a few minutes.
On October 10, excise that wart once and for all!!!
For the love of Mike.
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Saturday Update: Great pic of the Big Wart here.