The financial markets are in meltdown. Canadian investors are losing their shirts. Canadian seniors unlucky enough to not have fat civil service or parliamentary pensions are seeing their nesteggs nuked. Again! It's a very, very scary time for many, many Canadians.
So how do the Harpercons respond?
Well, while Flaherty and his advisors are busy coming up with ideas to help Canada and Canadians weather the storm,
little Stevie Harper is singing his new economic theme song.