You may have heard of the resounding victories of the Italian 5-Star
Movement in the recent 2013 Italian general Elections?
The movement is headed by a comedian-turned-political activist by
the name of Beppo Grillo:
For obvious reasons I will, henceforth, be referring to him as
As I predicted (to Justin), these guys have run into immediate
However, the tactics of Grillopad & Co. are something to be
admired since ... until about 4 years ago ... the 'movement' didn't
exist. It has come to fruition by means of Facebook & Twitter
(two things I, myself, won't go near ... since they are -
fundamentally - CIA front organisations, designed to profile
The suggestion is that we (UK) do something similar ourselves.
I, personally, wouldn't want any part of it, because I don't believe
in "Political influence" ... I understand my (I mean our ... I mean
the world's) history ... and know that it WILL ALWAYS become
corrupted (eventually), and will lead to tyranny (by the back door).
However, I pass on the 'idea' ... in case anyone else is interested.
First and foremost, any such movement would need a 'figurehead'
(equivalent to Grillopad). And I can't think of anyone I'd trust to
do that job ... maybe you can?