Originally Posted by Piobaire
Yes, it would be most gauche to show disrespect to the leader of one's country, wouldn't it? I mean, you'd never see a member of the Canadian press disrespect Harper, right?
Disrespect in the press is expected. Right to his face when he's agreed to do an interview with you? Not so much.
It's just a matter of basic respect, that's all. I'm not saying go easy on the guy, but let him finish his sentences.