And when he was asked why, Justin Trudeau said "Because it's 2015".
That's the best answer, really.
I wondered why my mom was so enamoured with Trudeau Sr. If Jr. is any indication, I'm now understanding as an adult what I missed as a child.
If the mixed gender cabinet is telling, so is the fact there are 10 aboriginals and 10 Muslims that have been elected. Also notable, one cabinet minister arrived in Canada as a refugee!!!! Putting a female aboriginal in charge of the Justice department was just what this country needed. Here's the rest of the cabinet