Quote Originally Posted by AgentM View Post
The Tory gov't up here tried that tactic, it didn't work at all. Now they're backtracking as fast as possible and trying to patch up the relationship that they messed up because they were idiots.
Please explain in what sense it didn't work. Canada has long been a friend of the PRC -- from not allowing Taiwan to participate in the 1976 Olympics to not permitting Taiwanese planes with logos relating to a recent Taiwan tourism promotion campaign to land on Canadian soil.