TIL During a campaign stop in 1863, a drunk John A MacDonald threw up while giving a speech. His opponent openly mocked him, to which MacDonald replied, "I get sick sometimes not because of drink or any other cause, except that I am forced to listen to the ranting of my honourable opponent."


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