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Comedian cowboy who wanted to become president, finally makes it in Guatemala

Tuesday, October 27th 2015 - 07:55 UTC
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Comedian Jimmy Morales won a landslide victory in Guatemala's presidential race Sunday despite having no political experience, after a campaign upended by a corruption scandal that felled the outgoing president. Morales, a comic actor and TV personality, declared victory after election officials released the resounding results: 68% of the vote for the conservative candidate to 32% for former first lady Sandra Torres. Read full article

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  • ChrisR

    “Comedian Jimmy Morales won a landslide victory in Guatemala's presidential race Sunday despite having no political experience”

    I don't understand the who-ar over this guy, Argentina has had a bunch o no-nothing comedians in the presidency since Bug-eyed Nestor and latterly TMBOA and look at the success they have made of the job!

    HA, HA, HA.

    Oct 27th, 2015 - 11:18 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ilsen

    haha!

    Oct 28th, 2015 - 04:43 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Philippe

    Ha. Bolivia, also has a comedian “president” for life that one, called Morales!

    Philippe

    Oct 28th, 2015 - 04:08 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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