Can 'Real World' Star Make It in Real-Life Politics?

Can "The Real World" prepare you for holding elected office in the real world? It's a question plaguing the campaign of Kevin Powell, cast member of season one of MTV's hallmark reality show, who's trying to carve out a political career by running for Congress in Brooklyn, N.Y.'s 10th district. In the race for the Democratic nomination, Powell's up against a 13-term incumbent -- and criticism that, without substantive public service experience, his pop culture credentials mean zilch. "A lot...Full Story
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