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Guatemalans opt for a devil they don't know

Monday, November 2, 2015

Disillusioned with the devils they know, Guatemalans have opted for a devil they don’t. Jimmy Morales’ popular comedy shows — folksy affairs more Benny Hill than Jon Stewart — have made him a household name.

But the man behind the many antic faces is little known. His rapid rise from fringe candidate to president-elect has done little to change that.

Source: Financial Times