"Wafergate does not reflect well on media."
Canadians face a myriad of daily concerns: our children's education, our elderly parents' care, the state of our health, maintaining our marriages, jobs and homes. On top of it all we are currently in the midst of a worldwide economic downturn.
On any given day there is literally an infinite number of things going on in the world that impact these concerns in varying degrees.
Yet what did the gatekeepers of information determine to be one of the most important and pressing events for all Canadians, worthy of capturing the headlines and lead-ins across the country?
Whether or not Harper ate a communion wafer.