Today's Show Is Brought to You by the Number Five
Transparency International claims that a movie promotion campaign run by the Tbilisi mayor's office doubles as "hidden political advertising" for Mayor Gigi Ugulava's bid for office in the Georgian capital's May 30 mayoral elections.
The initiative “Kinomania+5” offers students five-lari ($2.70) discounts on tickets to Tbilisi movie theaters until July. One small snag -- the number five is also the ballot number for the ruling United National Movement, which Ugulava represents.
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