Trudeau: 'Canada is no mouse. More like a moose'

A mouse, a moose and an elephant walk into a Justin Trudeau metaphor

"Canada is a confident, creative, resourceful and resource-rich nation. We are a wealthy and influential country by world standards. But we are also a country of 35 million people living next door to one roughly 10 times our size and the world's only superpower," Trudeau said at the US' National Governors Association summer meeting in Providence, Rhode Island on Friday. "My father, Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, once compared this to sleeping next to an elephant," he told the gathering of US ...