09/28/2017 00:09 EDT | Updated 09/28/2017 00:37 EDT

NDP Leadership Candidates Asked About The Last Time They Smoked Pot

The answers are ... different.

Politicians participating in a debate come with their talking points polished and their wit sharpened. They're usually prepared for any question thrown their way.

That's why at HuffPost Canada's NDP leadership debate on Wednesday we asked the four candidates about the last time they smoked pot.

Yeah. It got awkward.

Check out the Emmy-nominated segment in the video: