January 18 started off as a regular day on Twitter for Ottawa computer consultant Robert Day. Under his Twitter guise, @canadiancynic, he tweeted out to his over 13,000 followers about his trip to California, the next bottle of gin he planned to drink, and the conservative personalities he loves to loathe.
“Is it my imagination, or does this awkward photo of Ezra praising an actual Nazi no longer exist on Twitter?” he tweeted, referring to an attached picture of U.S. President Donald Trump’s former deputy assistant and now-Rebel Media contributor Sebastian Gorka posing with Rebel founder Ezra Levant. Day has been persistently railing against Levant for years, which culminated with Levant filing a defamation suit against him in 2016 that is still working its way through the courts.
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