And then there was the twitterverse's reaction:
The NDP refused to sign the Magna Carta.
The NDP fiddled while Rome burned.
The NDP were completely useless in the War of 1812.
The NDP faked the moon landing
The NDP refused to come to the aid of men when Mordor invaded Gondor.
It was really the NDP that helped organize the stampede that killed Mufasa in The Lion King. (Don't tell Simba)
The NDP fought the Rebel Alliance on the side of the Imperial Empire.
The NDP suggested the character of Jar Jar Binks to George Lucas
The NDP was Luke Skywalker's father
The NDP foiled every plan the Skipper, Gilligan and the Professor ever made to leave the island.
The NDP turned the power off at Jurassic Park.
The Grinch who stole Christmas was a former NDP leader
The NDP shot J.R.
and the list goes on...