Feeling Presidential

6 11 2012


President Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson was born and bred in the West fjords of Iceland. People here are known to be argumentative and very interested in politics. Stories are still told of legendary political meetings that took place decades ago. Ólafur Ragnar’s father, who was known simply as Grímur the barber, was a leading Social Democrat in the town of Ísafjörður.




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