In 2016, political outsiders – many with zero experience – are making a mark. This may feel like new territory, but it’s not.

 

 

As the US prepares for the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, we take a look back at the political outsiders who’ve come before. From professional wrestlers to adult film stars, it’s crazy just how far outside the system some elected officials have been. The story then is the story now.

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