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Not a great week for Grits

Last week wasn't a great one for the Liberal Party's spin doctors doing their thing for the campaign on the airwaves. Liberal Party strategist John Duffy, who often looks angry, uptight and condescending, was accused of intimidating CTV NewsNet's Mike Duffy, by Countdown's Mike Duffy, himself, in a bizarre and a little over-the-top on-air exchange. Over at CBC Newsworld, Susan Murray, one of the Liberal Party's top war room TV spin doctors, who also too often looks hot-tempered and a little snippy, said "bullshit" on Don Newman's Politics show.

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Not a great week for Grits

Last week wasn't a great one for the Liberal Party's spin doctors doing their thing for the campaign on the airwaves. Liberal Party strategist John Duffy, who often looks angry, uptight and condescending, was accused of intimidating CTV NewsNet's Mike Duffy, by Countdown's Mike Duffy, himself, in a bizarre and a little over-the-top on-air exchange. Over at CBC Newsworld, Susan Murray, one of the Liberal Party's top war room TV spin doctors, who also too often looks hot-tempered and a little snippy, said "bullshit" on Don Newman's Politics show.

  

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