A Presidential Candidate. But not the Usual One.

Czech composer and painter Prof. JUDr. Vladimír Franz looks slightly different than what one would expect of a presidential candidate. His body is allegedly entirely covered by tattoos. Yesterday the 53-year-old announced that he managed to secure over 88,000 signatures that completed his application for candidacy in 2013.

As a little bonus and for a better understanding of the situation, I also post one key piece of international media reporting on the current president, Václav Klaus, who is know for his lusty acts of self-promotion through ultraconservative, anti-EU and anti-environmentalist statements, and for his particular appreciation of pens: