Unexpected praise for our Prime Minister came out of Britain this week. Here's a snippet of what was said about him:
Of all the leaders [at the G8], only Stephen Harper - the talented but curiously neglected Canadian prime minister - is able to point to a popular and successful record in office.
Some will regard it as alarming that, in current times, world leadership should rest with Canada. But the Canadian Tories are a model of how to behave during a downturn.