How a Comedian's Party Stormed Italy's Election

Beppe Grillo's 5-Star Movement shakes up the political scene

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff

Posted Feb 26, 2013 11:46 AM CST

(Newser) – How topsy turvy was last night's deadlocked Italian election? So topsy-turvy that an upstart party headed by a comedian got the most votes. Beppo Grillo's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement got 25% of the vote, more than any other single party, and only slightly less...   Read full story »


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