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(CNN) — A Canadian mayor says he is considering putting a hat on his town's statue of a moose, after affronted residents discovered that it is no longer the world's tallest. The unofficial title of "world's tallest moose statue" was snatched from Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, in 2015, when a sculpture 30 centimeters (12 inches) taller was erected in Norway. But locals only realized their town's inadequacy this week, when resident Justin Reves set up a crowdfunding campaign urging donors to help reclaim the crown for their figure, called Mac. "The Norwegians deliberately and intentionally stole the title from us with the creation of 'Storelgen' -- an ostentatious chrome moose made to be exactly 30 cm taller than Mac," Reves wrote in the appeal. Full story

18 January