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Some days it seems as if everyone and their brother is moving to Alberta. And it's not hard to see why.
Besides being an economic powerhouse and a showcase of natural beauty, the province actually has some pretty awesome politicians.
OK, OK, we know what you're thinking: Alberta is super-duper conservative -- nothing but old, white dudes in suits talking about oil revenues.
And maybe that was the case in days gone by, but Alberta's economic boom is reshaping the province into a much more progressive place.
Alberta voted in new municipal governments Monday and the
two big winners were young, forward-thinking mayors. Naheed Nenshi and Don Iveson are just a couple of the reasons why the rest of Canada should be super jealous of Alberta.
This Is Don Iveson, The New Mayor Of Edmonton. He Is 12 Years Old...
OK, Just Kidding. He's 34. But Seriously, Dude Is Not Aging
This Is His Ridiculously Cute Family
He Loves Star Trek
Other Loves? French Bulldogs
And The Environment
This Is The Mayor Of EDMONTON!?!
He Might Be A Hipster
Look At Those Shorts
And He's Into Memes
He's Not Alone On That One
And He's Not Alone On That Either
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi And Iveson Are Totally Bros
They Are Basically Superheroes
I Mean, Nenshi Barely Sleeps
And He's Awesome At Twitter
Toronto's Mayor? Not So Much
Did We Mention Progressive Politicians Just Won Landslide Victories In Alberta's Two Biggest Cities?
As If That Wasn't Awesome Enough, There Is NO Provincial Tax In Alberta
And It's Canada's Richest Province
Silliest Questions Tourists Ask In Alberta
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