May 18, 2016 11:06 pm
Updated: May 19, 2016 12:14 pm

#elbowgate: Trudeau’s ‘elbow’ trends on Twitter, creates debate


The accusations Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s “elbowed” of NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau and manhandled Conservative whip Gordon Brown not only caused a stir in the House of Commons, it also caused the collective internet to overheat as well.

Tuesday’s incident on Parliament Hill immediately started trending on Twitter with the hashtag #elbowgate.

READ MORE: What caused ‘Elbowgate’ and why it was an unnecessary kerfuffle

The ultimate debate being considered by Twitter users was whether the situation was being blown out of proportion.

(Please take a moment to vote in our poll below and lave us a comment to let us know how you feel about #elbowgate.)


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