The picture above is Liberal leader Justin Trudeau veering off to take a photo with an adoring fan on his way into Jim Flaherty’s funeral.
It’s taken from a screenshot of CTV video footage:
Trying to out-crass Obama:
Update: Sun News has picked up the story:
A video featuring footage outside St. James Cathedral in Toronto was posted to a Conservative supporter’s blog. (see here)
Update: Trudeau’s communications personnel Kate Purchase is out trying to do damage control:
Sadly, Trudeau wasn’t the only crass politician taking selfies at the Flaherty funeral as Sun News has now updated their story to show:
Thanks to Ishmael N. Daro from Postmedia’s canada.com for pointing this out to me.