Canadian Camelot:  The Son Also Rises

If you’re old enough, and follow politics, you’ll likely remember Pierre and Margaret Trudeau — Canada’s answer to Jack and Jackie Kennedy.

trudeauThe Trudeaus’ son, Justin, was just elected Prime Minister, despite his thin resume and relative youth (he’s 43).

In other words, no different from his Dad, once upon a time, or JFK in this country.

The news made me feel strangely bittersweet, until I realized why: ┬áJohn F. Kennedy Jr. may very well have trod a similar path, had he not died tragically in a small plane crash in ’99.

About the author

Ross Kaplan has 19+ years experience selling real estate all over the Twin Cities. He is also a 12-time consecutive "Super Real Estate Agent," as determined by Mpls. - St. Paul Magazine and Twin Cities Business Magazine. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Ross was an attorney (corporate law), CPA, and entrepreneur. He holds an economics degree from Stanford.

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