From a locked post with permission.
almasi discovers that her roommate should probably stick to watching the OC instead of Canadian Politics.
A: *is quietly watching the news as RM comes in*
RM: What are you watching?
A: The news. Harper is such a tool. I love the political drama.
RM: Who's Harper?
A: Ummm... the leader of the conservative party.
RM: Oh okay...
A: Do you know who that is?
*points to the tv*
RM: Ummm.... no.
A: Thats okay, that was a tricky one. Thats Gilles Duceppe, hes the leader of the Bloc.
RM: Oh cool! And Jack Layton is the guy you like right?
A: Yes, hes from the NDP.
RM: So, who's the leader of the Liberals?
A: Excuse me?
RM: The Liberals, who's there leader?
A: It's Paul Martin.
*moment of silence*
A: You know, the Prime Minister?
RM: Ohh, cool!