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Politicians: We’re ordinary people, honest!


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As they embark on the last push of their general election campaigns, the U.K.'s party leaders have been doing their utmost to charm voters with their attempts to appear as average as possible—a tactic often questioned or mocked by the media and the public.

But despite the skepticism, British politicians aren't the only ones trying to eat bacon sandwiches gracefully or posing for "selfies."

CNBC takes a look at the politicians around the world trying to act "normal."

- Written by CNBC's Alexandra Gibbs

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