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The Sun decries dull election by creating terrifying Frankencandidate

Toronto Sun columnist Mike Strobel claims to have figured out why the provincial election is so undeniably dull: the four main party leaders are simply too similar. More specifically, they even look alike. We won’t argue with Strobel that the leaders do share a certain inoffensive blandness. And we definitely won’t argue that this election campaign has been unbearably boring. What we take issue with is the graphic that accompanies the column: a rendering that blends the faces of the four major party leaders—Dalton McGuinty, Tim Hudak, Andrea Horwath and Mike Schreiner—into a single, creepy visage. Read the entire article and see the scary image [Toronto Sun] »