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In May 2006, he attracted a number of complaints after an appearance on the Quebec television show Tout le monde en parle in which he stated that at his age he enjoyed defecation more than sexual intercourse.
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Following extremely negative public reaction to these falsehoods, he appeared on Tout le monde en parle to apologize and indicate he would refrain from writing for 7 jours in the future and instead concentrate on his CBC duties. However, several more days of news coverage followed, which also focused on his previous comments about defecation.
On 19 September 2006, Fournier resigned from his position as CBC chairman which was accepted by Heritages Minister Bev Oda.  Members of Parliament applauded Fournier's decision to step down - Independent MP André Arthur being the only one known MP to denounce his resignation.
- 1974 : La Mer mi-sel
- 1975 : Jo Gaillard (TV series)
- 1977: Jamais deux sans toi
- 1983 : Maria Chapdelaine
- 1994 : Cœur à prendre (TV)
- 1994 : My Friend Max (Mon amie Max)