April 18, 2014

The Most Interesting Man in the World

Alexa Poteet, The National Interest

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His coif is the envy of Mitt Romney. He’s so handsome his soap-star wife is known as “the seagull.” He managed to get elected president of the tenth-largest economy in the world on the slogan “because you know me.” Is he the most interesting man in the world? Perhaps. He is Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto, and he is certainly a man of contradictions.

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