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Jon Gnarr is an iconoclastic Icelandic comedian who has won a large audience at home for his offbeat comic style, and in 2009, after the global economic crisis hit Iceland hard, he decided to run for mayor of Reykjavik, largely as a prank. Gnarr launched his own political party, The Best Party (their slogan: "Hooray for all kinds of things!"), and created a purposefully absurd political platform in which, among other things, he promised to build a Disney theme park in Iceland, eliminate all elected official who don't faithfully watch The Wire, and increase the number of polar… More

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"If Jon Stewart ran for president-and got elected-you'd have something like the events chronicled in Gnarr."
‑ Sarah Boslaugh, Playback:stl
"It's easy to see what endeared Gnarr to Reykjavík voters, but it's tougher to find things to endear Gnarr, the documentary about his campaign, to American audiences."
‑ Matt Singer, Time Out Chicago
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