When posting the original article, a friend sent the following which indicated that Augie had other future Canadian speaking engagements during the next few months:
So while he would have to brave the potential rain in Vancouver on March 4, he could look forward to a cozy venue in Toronto come September 8.
Except that he wasn’t able to speak yesterday and presumably will not be able to speak in Toronto in September:
To be clear, this wasn’t so much “allowing” Augie to withdraw his application as it was an invitation to “get out and don’t let the door hit you in ass on your way out.”
Lauren Southern of Ezra Levant’s “The Rebel” has railed against this authoritarian decision, indicating that she doesn’t necessarily understand the meaning of words which one would think would be an important skill for a journalist, but what to we know?
At least Paulie may now have someone to commiserate with.