The Canadian Press

1993-02-21 | Clark-resignation

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Joe Clark announced he's leaving politics. His 21-year career included a brief nine-month stint as prime minister and a stormy seven years as Conservative leader. Clark was often the object of political jokes and cartoons, many of them savage in their attacks. He acknowledged that those things came with the territory, but said he was offended by some of the barbs.

Date: 1993-02-21
Placeline: Calgary, AB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 24 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I did like the a lot of the a lot of what happened that night eyes I suppose the the one thing I have, still do reconcile myself to a cartoonist I find it, I find it difficult to, to enjoy being the subject of a cartoon I could handle a lot of other things, more easily but that's part of public life >>

Clip ID: 19930221CPCN001