The Best of #TrudeauEulogies

The Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has been much teased on Twitter for his anodyne tribute to the late Cuban ruler Fidel Castro, who passed away on Friday. Trudeau issued a statement in which he referred to the controversial Castro as a “remarkable leader”.

In response, Twitter users have been riffing all weekend on his words. I’ve put together a compilation of some of the funniest ones.

Candice Holdsworth

Candice Holdsworth is the founder and editor of Imagine Athena. It is mythologised that she sprang fully formed from its pages. Candice has an MSc in Political Philosophy from the London School of Economics, and thus can be most commonly found discussing ideas and culture. Her writing can also be found on Thought Leader and On Netflix Now. Follow her on Twitter @CandiceCarrie and Instagram @candicecholdsworth