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People Are Roasting This MP After She Forgot To Fill In Her [Riding Name] In A Facebook Post

Julie Dzerowicz was marking the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia,

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A Liberal MP who posted about how proud she was to be part of her community forgot to fill in the name of her constituency, leaving "[riding name]" in the message instead.

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Julie Dzerowicz, MP for the Davenport riding in Toronto, was sharing a message commemorating the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia.

Numerous Liberal MPs shared identical messages on Facebook, each one celebrating the incredible spirit of diversity and inclusion in the riding.

Dzerowicz, however, forgot to fill out the template and published with [riding name] still visible. And people definitely noticed.

It's important to be a good ally in [riding name] this #IDAHOT. #cdnpoli

It was an incredible self-own.

So glad Julie is my MP in [riding name]! https://t.co/yO2bWAuqRM

Others expressed anger over the standardized messaging, and called out the Liberal party over policies affecting the LGBTQ community.

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"IF YOU LIBERALS WERE SINCERE, YOU'D KILL THE GAY BLOOD BAN," wrote one commenter, referring to the Liberals' broken promise to end the ban on blood donations from gay men.

Dzerowicz filled in the riding name a day later and apologized for the error. "Failing to mention our riding name was a dishonour to the LGBTQ2 community in Davenport," she wrote.

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She did not, however, address the fact that her message was based on a template.

Ishmael Daro is a social news editor for BuzzFeed and is based in Toronto.

Contact Ishmael N. Daro at ishmael.daro@buzzfeed.com.

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