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Canadian MP blames tight underpants for untimely exit from parliament

by | 21st, February 2015

A Canadian MP blamed his too-tight underpants for leaving parliament in a hurry on Thursday morning….

 

Squeaky bum time

 

“I can blame it on a sale that was down at the Hudson’s Bay [Company] they had men’s underwear on for half price. I bought a bunch that was clearly too small for me and I find it difficult to sit for any length of time.” So says Canadian MP Pat Martin explaining why had left his seat after a vote.

“I apologize if it was necessary for me to leave my seat briefly, but I did not mean to forfeit my right to vote.”

 Conservative MP Royal Galipeau then asked deputy speaker Joe Comartin if a vote still counts if an MP stands up while it’s being counted.

“Let me try to deal with this with

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