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Worst Canadian in The World: Senator Patrick BrazeauWorst Canadian in The World: Senator Patrick Brazeau

By Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, June 27, 2012: Meet Patrick Brazeau (pictured), the sexist Canadian senator who called Ottawa-based reporter, Jennifer Ditchburn, a “bitch” yesterday. Her crime: she’d done her job by highlighting his poor attendance record in Canada’s appointed upper house of Parliament. He immediately issued a “reluctant” apology. Why