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17 Of The Best Reactions To The Chaos In The Canadian House Of Commons

Things got pretty lit in the seat of Canada's government on Wednesday night after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau got physical with some opposition MPs.

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1. A dramatic Imogen Heap dub.

2. And the obligatory Drake dub.

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"Watch ya motherfuckin' tone, boy."

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3. A Ted Cruz reference.

4. A Simpsons interpretation.

5. "Holy shit," basically.

#cdnpoli's reaction last night no matter what side you were on:

6. πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯

I guess this is what the Liberals get for choosing a former bar bouncer as their Leader.

7. This succinct summary of the events.

PREVIEW OF TONIGHT'S HANSARD: SOME HON. MEMBERS: OH, OH! RIGHT HON. JUSTIN TRUDEAU: OH!.......UH OH! MANY HON. MEMBERS: OH, OH, OH!

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8. A reference to another apology Trudeau made earlier in the day.

Flash forward to 2086, and in a moving gesture of reconciliation, a future prime minister at last apologizes for the Elbow Incident.

9. A hair joke.

MAYBE IF TRUDEAU GET HAIRCUT , HIS EYES IN BACK OF HEAD SEE RUTH ELLEN. #pathetic #cdnpoli

10. A "Shawnigan Handshake" picture.

FOR REFERENCE: THIS IS WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE WHEN YOU ARE ACTUALLY BEING "MANHANDLED" #ElbowGate #Trudeau

11. A story pitch.

PITCH TO BUZZFEED ET AL.: "TOP 7 SEXIEST PRIME MINISTERIAL ELBOWS".

lol no

12. A Heritage Moment.

Move over, burnt toast. #Trudeau #ElbowGate

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13. A Jays-Rangers brawl comparison.

PM Trudeau Apologizes For #ElbowGate: https://t.co/KhTpSIDgIv

14. This very simple solution.

I've put together a 248 pg report on how #elbowgate could have been avoided, here is a beef summary

15. Speculation on next steps.

16. And how we can move past this.

So, is the walk of atonement next? From Parliament Hill to Rideau cottage?

17. Lastly, the former prime minister's face.

In case you were wondering, here is Stephen #Harper's reaction in the immediate aftermath of the scuffle. #elbowgate

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