The online survey doesn't actually ask any useful questions and has been ridiculed in the press and on social media.
This escalated into an exchange in the House of Commons wherein Mac Kay allegedly called Stronach a dog. Cue the outrage and Mac Kay issuing denials, tail between his legs.
Subsequent news stories noted that she and the Conservative deputy leader were "on a break," which is code-speak among women for "I’m ditching you but I want you to go quietly and not make a scene." I’m guessing Stronach had figured out weeks ago what the rest of us already knew: she wasn’t just in the wrong clique, she was slumming.
Some media seem to think this story is just the lure for capturing the People-reading riff-raff normally preoccupied with the Brad-and-Jen break-up.
Peter Mac Kay is set to announce his departure from federal politics.
Sources close to the federal cabinet minister say he wishes to spend more time with his wife and son.