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Roundup of Hungary's Pre-election “Retardo Politics”

Folks at do a roundup of Hungary's pre-election “retardo politics”: a “miner problem” for one party and a “minor problem” for another, Socialist “red spots” and free Internet, a former cosmonaut as one of the candidates. They also write about the outing of a Catholic cardinal who used to be an informer for the Communists and the church's unlikely reaction to it.

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