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Kick a kid in the face, get re-elected mayor

I don't spend a lot of time keeping up with Canadian politics, just enough to be able to discuss it semi-coherently with my neighbors, who grew up in the prairies. But you have to love this video, which has become a minor YouTube hit:

Apparently, the unfortunate kick to the face from Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz during a soccer match spawned this hilarious, if cringe-causing, video:

Didn't seem to hurt Katz's re-election hopes, as he won his third term rather handily.