Italian Premier Mario Monti talks to the media during a press conference in his party headquarters, in Rome, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013. The prospect of political paralysis hung over Italy on Monday as ... more 
Italian Premier Mario Monti talks to the media during a press conference in his party headquarters, in Rome, Monday, Feb. 25, 2013. The prospect of political paralysis hung over Italy on Monday as partial official results in crucial elections showed an upstart protest campaign led by a comedian making stunning inroads, and mainstream forces of center-left and center-right wrestling for control of Parliament's two houses. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Andrew Medichini
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