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President-elect Jimmy Morales of the National Front Convergence gestures to supporters after winning the run-off election in Guatemala City on October 25, 2015. Comedian Jimmy Morales won a landslide victory in Guatemala's presidential race on October 25 despite having no political experience, after a campaign upended by a corruption scandal that felled the outgoing president
President-elect Jimmy Morales of the National Front Convergence gestures to supporters after winning the run-off election in Guatemala City on October 25, 2015. Comedian Jimmy Morales won a landslide victory in Guatemala's presidential race on October 25 despite having no political experience, after a campaign upended by a corruption scandal that felled the outgoing president

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Fortune favors the funny in Guatemala election

Former comedian Jimmy Morales was once seen as the joke candidate for the Guatemalan presidency; now, the joke is on anyone but him. Christiane Amanpour has the story.

Fortune favors the funny in Guatemala election

Former comedian Jimmy Morales was once seen as the joke candidate for the Guatemalan presidency; now, the joke is on anyone but him. Christiane Amanpour has the story.