“Listen up y’all. Let’s get one thing clear,” raps the large man dressed as Ontario’s premier, in a tightly-fitted red dress, pearls, glasses, and grey curly wig. “I’m Kathleen Chin, I run the racket here.”
Published Wednesday, the musical attack video — with the designed-to-go-viral refrain “Where’d my money go? It went to Hydro!” — was just the latest elevation of anti-Liberal shitposting from Ontario Proud, a registered non-profit whose primary activity is cranking out low-quality, highly shareable anti-Wynne memes on Facebook. The video also shows the Kathleen Wynne character stealing a wallet from, tying up, and gagging a “Joe Schmoe,” as well as basking in bundles of cash, smoking cigars, and drinking champagne alongside another actor portraying the Hydro One CEO as a villainous crook.
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