Former Spanish party leader Pode Pablo Iglesias cut the ponytail, one of his trademark images.
The change of form came after the defeat in the Madrid autonomy elections, which led to his departure from the party and his abandonment of active political life.
These results illustrate this [que] I am not a political figure who can contribute to improving our electoral weight. “
Days later, a photographer from La Vanguardia snapped him without “a stick” and the photos were posted and shared on social networks.
The new look was also shared on Twitter’s PP Madrid, whose candidate, Isabel Diaz Ayusu, scored a surprising and resounding victory in the election.
Accompanying picture was a joke.
Iosu error. pic.twitter.com/eJMJ41AzbZ
PP Community Madrid (ppmadrid) May 12, 2021
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