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Everybody Loves Butts!
Canada's pundit class has been racing to heap praise on Justin Trudeau's bedraggled ex-consigliere

You might think that yesterday’s surprise exit of Gerald Butts would have Canadian journalists tripping over each other to investigate the many questions raised by the resignation of the PM’s closest advisor, such as:

• If he’s done nothing wrong, why resign?

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