Donald Trump Effigies Burn Across Mexico In Easter Ritual

March 27, 2016 7:06 AM

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Donald Trump Effigies Burn Across Mexico In Easter Ritual

Residents cheered as the papier-mâché mock-up of the GOP front-runner went up in flames.

The burning is part of a widespread Mexican Holy Week tradition where neighborhoods burn effigies to represent Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Jesus Christ according to the Bible. The effigies are often modeled on unpopular political figures.

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