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Beppe Grillo Holds Gigantic Rally In Milan


In this coming weekend’s Italian election, there’s obviously a lot of attention paid to Silvio Berlusconi, and whether or not he’ll make a strong, comeback showing.  But the politician that a lot of folks are watching is Beppe Grillo, the head of his own “Five Start Movement” party, which has a very strong populist, anti-Eurozone, anti-banker bent.

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If he has a huge showing in the election — and the last polls had him in 3rd place, even ahead of Mario Monti — then that could cause a major political disturbing.  Anyway, he had a huge rally in Milan tonight. Anywhere between 70k-100k showed up to hear him.

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