Saturday, January 31, 2009

Barbecue Cat Kerfuffle
30 January 2009

Hello kitty: Grit aide grilled for BBQ cat comment

By David Akin, Canwest News Service

OTTAWA - A Vancouver Conservative MP on Friday demanded Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff fire his top campaign aide after Warren Kinsella made a comment on his blog the member of Parliament says is racist.

Alice Wong told the House of Commons Friday that Kinsella joked that Chinese restaurants serve “barbecue cat.” [...]