Less than two years ago there was such hope in America. Then the "Citizens United" Supreme Court Decision gave American corporations carte blanche to shovel money to the Tea Party.
American mid-term elections
As the 2010 elections come to a close, the biggest winner of all remains undeclared: the broadcasters.
The stunning rise of the Tea Party -- which seems to have had spillover effects here with Rob Ford's victory -- shows how the wealthy have manipulated the anger following the 2008 financial crash.